Depression outcomes of Spanish- and english-speaking Hispanic outpatients in STAR*D.

TitleDepression outcomes of Spanish- and english-speaking Hispanic outpatients in STAR*D.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2008
AuthorsLesser, I, Rosales A, Zisook S, Gonzalez C, Flores D, Trivedi M, Sciolla A, Luther J, Wisniewski S, Alpert J, Cook I, Rush JA, Epstein M
JournalPsychiatric services (Washington, D.C.)
Volume59
Issue11
Pagination1273-84
Date Published2008 Nov
ISSN1557-9700
KeywordsAdolescent, Adult, Aged, Ambulatory Care, Antidepressive Agents, Second-Generation, California, Citalopram, Depressive Disorder, Major, Female, Hispanic Americans, Humans, Language, Male, Mental Health Services, Middle Aged, Outcome Assessment (Health Care), Recurrence, Social Class, Total Quality Management, Young Adult
Abstract

This secondary data analysis from the Sequenced Treatment Alternatives to Relieve Depression (STAR*D) study compared clinical characteristics and outcome after citalopram treatment for Hispanic outpatients whose language preference was English (N=121) or Spanish (N=74).

DOI10.1111/j.1530-0277.2011.01591.x
Alternate JournalPsychiatr Serv