Depressive disorders and chronic comorbid disease states – a pharmacoepidemiological evaluation
- At: 2008 FIP Congress in Basel (Switzerland)
- Type: Poster
- By: TRUTER, Ilse (Drug Utilization Research Unit, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, Port Elizabeth, South Africa)
- Co-author(s): Kritiotis, Lia (Drug Utilization Research Unit, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa)
Bellingan, Michelle (Department of Pharmacy, James Cooke University, Australia)
Venter, Daniel (Department of Statistics, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, South Africa)
Chronic disease state management is assuming an increasingly important role in health care delivery. Without adequate treatment, Depressive Disorders characteristically assume a chronic course and are expected to be second only to heart disease in the global burden of disease by 2020. In addition, the findings of numerous studies have.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.