Women, poverty and common mental disorders in four restructuring societies.

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BACKGROUND Poverty and female gender have been found to be associated with depression and anxiety in developed countries. The rationale behind this paper was to bring together five epidemiological data sets from four low to middle income countries to examine whether key economic and development indicators such as income and poor education, and female gender… (More)

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@article{Patel1999WomenPA, title={Women, poverty and common mental disorders in four restructuring societies.}, author={V. Patel and Romina E Araya and Marcos J G De Lima and A. B. Ludermir and Catherine Todd}, journal={Social science & medicine}, year={1999}, volume={49 11}, pages={1461-71} }