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Depression
General Information
Construct Name: Depression
Definition of Construct: Depression may be described as feeling sad, blue, unhappy, miserable, or down in the dumps. True clinical depression is a mood disorder in which feelings of sadness, loss, anger, or frustration interfere with everyday life for an extended period of time.
Related Content Area(s):
  • Cancer
  • Mental Health
  • not specified
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Keywords: CPHHD Core Measures

(Last Updated: 2/29/2012 5:06:45 PM by Elizabeth Weathersbee)

     

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