Depression among medical students.


304 first- and second-year medical students were prospectively assessed for depression with a monthly Beck Depression Inventory (BDI). Students scoring above nine on the BDI and a control group were then interviewed with the NIMH Diagnostic Interview Schedule. The incidence of major depression or probable major depression by DSM-III criteria during the… (More)


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@article{Zoccolillo1986DepressionAM, title={Depression among medical students.}, author={Michelle L Zoccolillo and Gavin E. Murphy and Richard D. Wetzel}, journal={Journal of affective disorders}, year={1986}, volume={11 1}, pages={91-6} }