Who is diagnosed as suffering from depression in the German statutory health care system? An analysis of health insurance data

@article{Bramesfeld2007WhoID,
  title={Who is diagnosed as suffering from depression in the German statutory health care system? An analysis of health insurance data},
  author={Anke Bramesfeld and T. G. Grobe and Friedrich Wilhelm Schwartz},
  journal={European Journal of Epidemiology},
  year={2007},
  volume={22},
  pages={397-403}
}
Depressive disease is becoming increasingly relevant in industrialised countries. For public health policy and planning it is important to know about the epidemiology of this disease as well as the extent to which this epidemiology impacts on health service provision. Analysis of data from a major German statutory health insurance company: Longitudinal… CONTINUE READING