Screening for bipolar disorder in patients treated for depression in a family medicine clinic Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Depression
  • Family Practice
  • Mass Screening

abstract

  • Bipolar disorder frequently occurs in patients being treated with antidepressants in primary care settings. Most are unrecognized and undiagnosed. Screening for bipolar disorder in such patients may improve recognition, identification, and appropriate treatment.

publication date

  • July 2005

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 15994469

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 233

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 18

number

  • 4