Prevalence of Depression in Patients with Type II Diabetes Mellitus and its Impact on Quality of Life


BACKGROUND Diabetes mellitus (DM) is a frequently encountered chronic metabolic disease with various complications throughout its course, which causes severe restriction and disability in an individual's life. It has been well documented that the incidence of depression is higher in diabetic patients and co-morbid depression causes further deterioration in… (More)
DOI: 10.4103/0253-7176.119502