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Problems and Opportunities in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Major Depression

The state of the field regarding the diagnosis and treatment of major depressive disorder (MDD) is discussed. Current challenges and opportunities facing the research and clinical communities are outlined, including appropriate quantitative and qualitative analyses of the heterogeneity of biological, social, and psychiatric factors which may contribute to MDD.

Topics covered in this lesson
  • Major Depressive Disorder
    • Definitions
    • History
    • Epidemiology
  • Assessment and Management
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