The public mental health significance of research on socio-economic factors in schizophrenia and major depression.

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This paper reviews the epidemiological research evidence on the role of socio-economic factors in the origins and disease experience of schizophrenia and major depression. The studies were conducted in different countries over many years. Although their findings are divided in their support of either the social causation or the drift hypothesis, all of them… (More)

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@article{Saraceno2005ThePM, title={The public mental health significance of research on socio-economic factors in schizophrenia and major depression.}, author={Benedetto Saraceno and Itzhak Levav and Robert Kohn}, journal={World psychiatry : official journal of the World Psychiatric Association}, year={2005}, volume={4 3}, pages={181-5} }