Clinical risk factors for the generation of life events in major depression.

@article{Harkness2001ClinicalRF,
  title={Clinical risk factors for the generation of life events in major depression.},
  author={Kate Leslie Harkness and James Luther},
  journal={Journal of abnormal psychology},
  year={2001},
  volume={110 4},
  pages={564-72}
}
This study examines the relationship of anxiety disorder and dysthymia comorbidity to the generation of life events prior to major depression episode onset in a cross-sectional community sample of 76 women. Those with comorbid anxiety and dysthymia experienced higher rates of events that were at least partly dependent on their own behavior but did not differ from those without these clinical risk factors on independent life events outside of their control. This relationship remained significant… CONTINUE READING