oa South African Family Practice - Healthy lifestyle interventions in general practice : part 12 : lifestyle and depression : CPD
|Article Title||Healthy lifestyle interventions in general practice : part 12 : lifestyle and depression : CPD|
|© Publisher:||Medpharm Publications|
|Journal||South African Family Practice|
|Author||E.W. Derman, M. Dreyer, D.N. Patel, C. Nossel and M.P. Schwellnus|
|Publication Date||Jul 2010|
|Pages||271 - 275|
|Keyword(s)||University of Cape Town and Vitality Wellness|
This article forms part 12 of the series on the role of lifestyle modification in general practice with specific reference to patients with depression. "Depression" is a term often used to describe an entire spectrum of mental health problems, ranging from dysphoria of mood (feeling down), to a clinical disorder such as a major depressive disorder (MDD). MDD is characterised by periods of depressed mood and / or loss of interest or pleasure that lasts at least two weeks.
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