Epidemiology of DSM-III-R major depression and minor depression among adolescents and young adults in the National Comorbidity Survey.

@article{Kessler1998EpidemiologyOD,
  title={Epidemiology of DSM-III-R major depression and minor depression among adolescents and young adults in the National Comorbidity Survey.},
  author={Ronald C Kessler and Ellen E. Walters},
  journal={Depression and anxiety},
  year={1998},
  volume={7 1},
  pages={3-14}
}
Data on the prevalences, comorbidities, and cohort effects of DSM-III-R major depression (MD) and minor depression (mD) are reported for the nationally representative sample of n = 1,769 adolescents and young adults who participated in the National Comorbidity Survey. Lifetime prevalences are 15.3% (MD) and 9.9% (mD), while 30-day prevalences are 5.8% (MD… CONTINUE READING