Undergraduate student mental health at Makerere University, Uganda.

  title={Undergraduate student mental health at Makerere University, Uganda.},
  author={Emilio Ovuga and Jed Boardman and Danuta Wasserman},
  journal={World psychiatry : official journal of the World Psychiatric Association},
  volume={5 1},
There is little information on the current mental health of University students in Uganda. The present study was carried out to determine the prevalence of depressed mood and suicidal ideation among students at Makerere University. Two student samples participated. Sample I comprised 253 fresh students admitted to all faculties at the University in the academic year 2000/2001, selected by a simple random sampling procedure. Sample II comprised 101 students admitted to the Faculty of Medicine… CONTINUE READING

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