Clinical practice guidelines. Good news, bad news, or no news?

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Clinical practice guidelines for primary care providers that address the detection, diagnosis, and treatment of depression may have an impact on psychiatric practice as well as on general medical education and the research agenda. This commentary highlights the conceptual and scientific issues that surrounded the development of these guidelines and speculates on their potential practical impact, particularly on psychiatry.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Rush, AJ

Published Date

  • June 1993

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 50 / 6

Start / End Page

  • 483 - 490

PubMed ID

  • 8498883

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0003-990X

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1001/archpsyc.1993.01820180085009


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States