Suttur study: An epidemiological study of psychiatric disorders in south Indian rural population

@inproceedings{Rao2014SutturSA,
  title={Suttur study: An epidemiological study of psychiatric disorders in south Indian rural population},
  author={T. S. Sathyanarayana Rao and Medha S Darshan and Abhinav Tandon and R Shankar Raman and K. N. Karthik and N. Saraswathi and Keya Das and G. T. Harsha and V. S. T. Krishna and Nagaralu Channabasappa Ashok},
  booktitle={Indian journal of psychiatry},
  year={2014}
}
BACKGROUND Based on review of literature World Health Organization (WHO) Global Burden of Disease Study has estimated that psychiatric disorders are among the most burdensome, around the globe and has suggested general population surveys for future research. This study aims to estimate the prevalence of psychiatric disorders and study their association with various socioeconomic variables. MATERIALS AND METHODS This was an exploratory study where a door-to-door survey of the entire population… CONTINUE READING