TITLE

Mental disorders and economic change--The example of Hungary

AUTHOR(S)
Bitter, Istvan
PUB. DATE
April 2000
SOURCE
Bulletin of the World Health Organization;2000, Vol. 78 Issue 4, p505
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the impact of socioeconomic changes on the epidemiology of mental disorders in Hungary in 1989. Changes in suicide rates and disability rates in Hungary during its transition from communism to a market economy; Correlation of suicide rates, treatment of depression and social and occupational dysfunction with changing market forces.
ACCESSION #
3551921

 

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