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Major Depressive Disorder

Known as: Disorders, Major Depressive, MAJOR DEPRESSION, MDD 
Marked depression appearing in the involution period and characterized by hallucinations, delusions, paranoia, and agitation.
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
BACKGROUND Findings from family and twin studies suggest that genetic contributions to psychiatric disorders do not in all cases… Expand
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Review
2008
Review
2008
Depression is related to the normal emotions of sadness and bereavement, but it does not remit when the external cause of these… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Our aim was to calculate the global burden of disease and risk factors for 2001, to examine regional trends from 1990… Expand
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Review
2005
Review
2005
OBJECTIVE To present nationally representative data on 12-month and lifetime prevalence, correlates, and comorbidity of DSM-IV… Expand
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Review
2003
Review
2003
CONTEXT Uncertainties exist about prevalence and correlates of major depressive disorder (MDD). OBJECTIVE To present nationally… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The 16-item Quick Inventory of Depressive Symptomatology (QIDS), a new measure of depressive symptom severity derived from the 30… Expand
Review
1997
Review
1997
OBJECTIVE To describe the psychometric properties of the Schedule for Affective Disorders and Schizophrenia for School-Age… Expand
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND Plausible projections of future mortality and disability are a useful aid in decisions on priorities for health… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
In 1988, the MacArthur Foundation Research Network on the Psychobiology of Depression convened a task force to examine the ways… Expand
Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Un nouvel inventaire auto-administre destine a mesurer l'anxiete pathologique, le «Beck Anxiety Cheklist» (BAI) est decrit… Expand
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