Depression in adult Nigerians: results from the Nigerian Survey of Mental Health and Well-being.

@article{Gureje2010DepressionIA,
  title={Depression in adult Nigerians: results from the Nigerian Survey of Mental Health and Well-being.},
  author={Oye Gureje and Richard Uwakwe and Bibilola Damilola Oladeji and Victor O. Makanjuola and Oluyomi B Esan},
  journal={Journal of affective disorders},
  year={2010},
  volume={120 1-3},
  pages={158-64}
}
BACKGROUND Community-based studies of the rates and profile of depression among Africans are still sparse. METHODS As part of the World Mental Health Surveys initiative, a clustered multi-stage sampling of households in 21 of Nigeria's 36 states (representing 57% of the national population) was implemented to select adults aged 18 years and over (N=6752… CONTINUE READING