Functional health status, chronic medical conditions and disorders of mood.

@article{Surtees2003FunctionalHS,
  title={Functional health status, chronic medical conditions and disorders of mood.},
  author={Paul G. Surtees and Nicholas W. J. Wainwright and Kay-Tee Khaw and N. E. Day},
  journal={The British journal of psychiatry : the journal of mental science},
  year={2003},
  volume={183},
  pages={
          299-303
        }
}
BACKGROUND Understanding of the impact of depressive and anxiety disorders on functional health status in the context of chronic medical illness has been gained almost exclusively from the study of patient populations. AIMS To compare the impact of major depressive and generalised anxiety disorder with that of chronic medical conditions on functional health in a UK resident population. METHOD The functional health of 20,921 study participants was assessed using the Medical Outcomes Study… CONTINUE READING

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