Depression- Treatments- Karp & Frank

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What is the aim of Karp & Frank's study?
To compare drug and non-drug treatments for depression
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What methodology did Karp & Frank use?
A review article
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The effectiveness of which treatments were looked at by Karp & Frank?
Single treatments and Combined drug therapy with psychotherapeutic treatments
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How many women took part in the selected studies?
529 women
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How many pieces of research did Karp & Frank look at?
9
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How did they analyse depression?
Using variety of depression inventories
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Karp & Frank founnd that adding psychological treatment to drug therapy...
Did not increase the effetiveness of the drug therapy
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Karp & Frank found less subject attrition occured in studies if....
Combination therapies were used
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What did Karp & Frank conclude?
Evidence does not show any better outcomes for patients offered combined therapy as opposed to only drug therapy, showing the effectiveness of drug therapy on depression
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