Effectiveness of a quality improvement intervention for adolescent depression in primary care clinics: a randomized controlled trial.

TitleEffectiveness of a quality improvement intervention for adolescent depression in primary care clinics: a randomized controlled trial.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2005
AuthorsAsarnow, JR, Jaycox LH, Duan N, LaBorde AP, Rea MM, Murray P, Anderson M, Landon C, Tang L, Wells KB
JournalJAMA : the journal of the American Medical Association
Volume293
Issue3
Pagination311-9
Date Published2005 Jan 19
ISSN1538-3598
KeywordsAdolescent, Adult, Antidepressive Agents, Combined Modality Therapy, Depression, Depressive Disorder, Female, Humans, Male, Primary Health Care, Psychotherapy, Quality Assurance, Health Care
Abstract

Depression is a common condition associated with significant morbidity in adolescents. Few depressed adolescents receive effective treatment for depression in primary care settings.

DOI10.1111/j.1600-0854.2011.01308.x
Alternate JournalJAMA