[When and how well does the family physician recognize generalized anxiety disorders and depressions?].

@article{Hoyer2001WhenAH,
  title={[When and how well does the family physician recognize generalized anxiety disorders and depressions?].},
  author={Ingrid Hoyer and Petra Krause and Michael Hoefler and Katja Beesdo and Hans-Ulrich Wittchen},
  journal={Fortschritte der Medizin. Originalien},
  year={2001},
  volume={119 Suppl 1},
  pages={26-35}
}
BACKGROUND Recognition rates for generalized anxiety disorder (GAS) and depression in primary care and its predictors are reported. METHODS Based on the results of GAD-P study screening questionnaires, the investigators evaluated how many patients were correctly classified by primary care physicians a) as cases with mental disorders and b) as specific disorder cases. Socio-demographic and illness history variables of patients as well as features of physicians were analyzed as predictors of… CONTINUE READING