Differences in Episodes of Major Depression Among Racial, Ethnic Groups

JAMA Psychiatry

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What The Study Did: Researchers estimated differences in the occurrence and severity of episodes of major depression among racial and ethnic groups in the United States.

Authors: Michael William Flores, Ph.D., M.P.H., of the Cambridge Health Alliance in Cambridge, Massachusetts, is the corresponding author.

 

(doi:10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2021.2485)

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