Prevalence and correlates of current depressive symptomatology and lifetime diagnosis of depression in Black women.


BACKGROUND There is a paucity of research on depressive symptoms and their correlates among Black women, which may contribute to underdiagnosis, misdiagnosis, and inappropriate treatment. METHODS Data were analyzed from the 2006 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, an ongoing, state-based, random-digit-dialed telephone survey of the… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.whi.2009.04.003