Spouse concordance for depressive disorders in a community sample.

  • J D Mcleod
  • Published 1993 in Journal of affective disorders


This article describes an analysis of spouse concordance for major depression and for other depressive experiences. Respondents to a community survey of married men and women (N = 586 couples) completed a modified version of the Diagnostic Interview Schedule from which diagnoses of major depression and dysthymia were derived. Subclinical depressive episodes… (More)