Advanced cancer as a risk for major depressive episodes Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Depressive Disorder, Major
  • Neoplasms
  • Severity of Illness Index

abstract

  • Advanced cancer increases risk of an initial MDE but appears not to enhance risk of a recurrent MDE. This suggests the importance of screening widely for depression in patients with advanced cancer as opposed to targeting screening to presumably high-risk subgroups of those with psychiatric histories. Copyright © 2014 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.

publication date

  • September 2015

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4447595

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/pon.3722

PubMed ID

  • 25389107

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1080

end page

  • 7

volume

  • 24

number

  • 9