Study on Remission in Depression and Associated Factors at Different Assessment Times in Primary Care in Chile

The aim of this study was to find out what factors were linked to remission at 3, 6, 9, and 12 months in depressed adult patients in Chile’s primary care (PHC). Methods: This was a one-year naturalistic study that tracked 297 patients in eight Chilean primary care clinics who were being treated for depression. The […]

Assessment of the Factors Associated with Psychiatric Comorbidity in Depression Patients in Primary Health Care in Chile

Objective: Define the clinical and psychosocial factors associated with psychiatric comorbidity in primary health care ( PHC) patients consulted for depression in Chile. Methods: A sociodemographic and clinical interview, a mini-international neuropsychiatric interview (MINI), a childhood trauma incident (CTEs) screening, the intimate partner abuse (IPV) scale, the Life Experiences Survey (LES), and the Hamilton Depression […]