Population projection of US adults with lifetime experience of depressive disorder by age and sex from year 2005 to 2050 Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Depressive Disorder
  • Forecasting

abstract

  • By year 2050, approximately 46 million US adults aged 18 years or older will be diagnosed with a depressive disorder. The increase will be more pronounced in adults aged 65 or older. Prevention, detection, and treatment of depressive disorders might attenuate the magnitude of this estimate.

publication date

  • December 2008

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3207493

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/gps.2061

PubMed ID

  • 18500691

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1266

end page

  • 70

volume

  • 23

number

  • 12