Depressive vulnerability, stressful life events and episode onset of major depression: a longitudinal model.


BACKGROUND The nature of the relationship between depressive vulnerability (DV) and acute adversity in the etiology of major depression (MD) remains poorly understood. METHOD Stressful life events (SLEs) and MD onsets in the last year were assessed at four waves in cohort 1 (females) and at two waves in cohort 2 (males and females) from the Virginia Adult… (More)
DOI: 10.1017/S0033291716000349