Interventions for treating depression in Muslim Patients: a systematic review.

@article{Walpole2013InterventionsFT,
  title={Interventions for treating depression in Muslim Patients: a systematic review.},
  author={Sarah Catherine Walpole and Dean McMillan and A Falcon House and David G Cottrell and Ghazala Mir},
  journal={Journal of affective disorders},
  year={2013},
  volume={145 1},
  pages={11-20}
}
BACKGROUND Religious belief is an important determinant of mental health, depression is the mental illness responsible for the largest disease burden globally, and Islam is the fastest growing world religion. Here we systematically review the literature on the engagement of Muslim patients in the treatment of depression. METHOD A search of electronic databases, including non-traditional sources, was conducted and content experts were contacted in order to identify qualitative studies… CONTINUE READING