Depression and health-adjusted life expectancy in the Canadian adult population: a descriptive study

Autores/as

  • Colin Steensma Universidad del Tolima
  • Lidia Loukine
  • Heather Orpana
  • Louise McRae
  • Julie Vachon
  • Frank Mo
  • Falardeau Michèle Boileau
  • Reid Carrie
  • Choi Bernard C.K.

Resumen

Background: Few studies have evaluated the overall population health-related impact of depression in terms of losses to both premature mortality and health-related quality of life (HRQL). Purpose: To estimate health-adjusted life expectancy (HALE) for Canadian adults according to depression status.

Publicado

2016-10-13

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Formación del talento humano en Salud