Patients' depression treatment preferences and initiation, adherence, and outcome: A randomized primary care study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Depressive Disorder, Major
  • Patient Acceptance of Health Care
  • Patient Compliance
  • Patient Satisfaction
  • Primary Health Care

abstract

  • A continuous measure of preference strength may be a more useful measure in clinical practice than preferences per se. Future research should focus on whether and how greater facilitation of the treatment decision-making process between patient and clinician influences clinical outcome.

publication date

  • March 2009

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC2710876

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1176/appi.ps.60.3.337

PubMed ID

  • 19252046

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 337

end page

  • 43

volume

  • 60

number

  • 3