The Association of Treatment of Depressive Episodes and Work Productivity.


OBJECTIVE: About one-third of the annual $51 billion cost of mental illnesses is related toproductivity losses. However, few studies have examined the association of treatment andproductivity. The purpose of our research is to examine the association of depression and itstreatment and work productivity.

Publication Type: Journal Articles

Year of Publication: 2011

Topics: Mental Health

Authors: Carolyn Dewa, Angus Thompson, Philip Jacobs

ISSN: 0706-7437

ISSN (online): 1497-0015

Journal Title: Canadian Journal of Psychiatry

Volume: 56

Issue: 12

Pages: 743-750