Clinical Characteristics

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  • Created on: 20-12-13 19:42

Clinical characteristics of depression

  • Depression is a mood disorder characterised by sadness
  • 5 or more symptoms must occur, 1 has to be sadness or loss of pleasure in usual activities.
  • Symptoms must occur for at least 2 weeks

Emotional symptoms- sadness, depressed mood


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