Risk factors of depressive syndrome in young adults

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dc.contributor.author Oliver Quetglas, Aina
dc.contributor.author Torres Solera, Elena
dc.contributor.author March Llull, Sebastian
dc.contributor.author Socias Buades, Isabel María
dc.contributor.author Esteva Cantó, Magdalena
dc.date.accessioned 2020-01-23T07:59:37Z
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/11201/150676
dc.description.abstract [eng] Objectives: To determine risk factors associated with presence of depression in young adults (20-35 years). Methods: Case-control design in 6 health centers. Subjects: Young adult, visited in the past two years in primary health care. Cases: Diagnosis of depression <12 months. Controls: no diagnosis of depression or related treatment. Diagnosis confirmed by CIDI questionnaire. Random selection of controls. Measurements: Personal interview. Dependent variable: depressive syndrome present or absent. Independent: demographic, labor, economic, social, health, drug abuse and life events. Results: 95 cases and 93 controls. Response rate 57.7% and 45.0% respectively. Variables associated with depression: being female, being separated/divorced/widow, income <1000 /month, difficulties at work, spending free time alone, have problems getting or maintaining relationships, sexual dissatisfaction, worse perceived health status, marijuana use, sedentary lifestyle, having suffered some form of discrimination, child abuse, a family member with serious psychological problems (last year). Conclusions: The risk factors found are similar to those of other studies with wide age range. Differentiating factors are abuse in childhood, spending time alone, problems with relationships.
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dc.relation.isformatof https://www.actaspsiquiatria.es/repositorio/15/82/ENG/15-82-ENG-84-96-734131.pdf
dc.relation.ispartof Actas Españolas de Psiquiatria, 2013, vol. 41, num. 2, p. 84-96
dc.rights , 2013
dc.subject.classification 616.89 - Psiquiatria. Psicopatologia
dc.subject.other 616.89 - Psychiatry. Pathological psychiatry. Psychopathology. Phrenopathies. Psychoses. Mental abnormality. Morbid mental states. Behavioural and emotional disturbances
dc.title Risk factors of depressive syndrome in young adults
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dc.date.updated 2020-01-23T07:59:37Z
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dc.embargo 2026-12-31
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