MDD is a common mental health problem; most patients with the condition are treated in primary care settings. Primary care clinicians can provide effective education to ensure that patients understand depression and its treatments. These clinicians are also in a position to implement measurement-based assessment and monitoring of patients using antidepressant therapy.
Each of the 3 cases offers 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CME Credit(s)™
This educational activity is sponsored by Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University and supported by an educational grant from Forest Laboratories.
These activities are supported by an educational grant from
and sponsored by
Larry Culpepper, MD, MPH
Professor of Family Medicine
Boston University School of Medicine
Boston Medical Center
Susan G. Kornstein, MD
Professor of Psychiatry and Obstetrics/Gynecology
Medical Director, Clinical Research Services
Center for Clinical and Translational Research
Executive Director, Mood Disorders Institute
Executive Director, Institute for Women's Health
Virginia Commonwealth University
Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Women's Health
CME COURSE DIRECTOR
Bob Morrow, MD
Associate Clinical Professor-Department of Family and Social Medicine
Associate Director of Interventional CME-Center for CME
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
The practical and useful tools on this page can help you improve the care you provide to patients with major depressive disorder (MDD). These evidence-based resources include tools to facilitate screening, diagnosis, monitoring, and treating MDD to symptomatic remission. Organizational interventions and educational handouts for your patients are also included.
Screening and Diagnosis
Treatment, Monitoring, and Adherence
Patient Education Materials
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