Income and attrition in the treatment of depression: a STAR*D report.
|Title||Income and attrition in the treatment of depression: a STAR*D report.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2009|
|Authors||Warden, D, Rush JA, Wisniewski SR, Lesser IM, Thase ME, Balasubramani GK, Shores-Wilson K, Nierenberg AA, Trivedi MH|
|Journal||Depression and anxiety|
|Keywords||Adolescent, Adult, Age Factors, Aged, Ambulatory Care, Citalopram, Cognition Disorders, Depressive Disorder, Depressive Disorder, Major, Educational Status, Ethnic Groups, Female, Humans, Income, Male, Middle Aged, Patient Dropouts, Prospective Studies, Questionnaires, Recurrence, Remission Induction, Retention (Psychology), Serotonin Uptake Inhibitors, Severity of Illness Index, Socioeconomic Factors, Substance-Related Disorders, Young Adult|
Attrition, or dropping out of treatment, remains a major issue in the care of depressed outpatients. Whether different factors are associated with attrition for different socioeconomic groups is not known. This report assessed whether attrition rates and predictors of attrition differed among depressed outpatients with different income levels.
|Alternate Journal||Depress Anxiety|