Mental vulnerability as a risk factor for depression: a prospective cohort study in Denmark

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  • Ditte Østergaard
  • Susanne Oksbjerg Dalton
  • Pernille Envold Bidstrup
  • Aslak Harbo Poulsen
  • Kirsten Skovsgaard Frederiksen
  • Lene Falgaard Eplov
  • Christoffer Johansen
  • Mortensen, Erik Lykke
Mental vulnerability (i.e. a tendency to experience psychosomatic symptoms, mental symptoms or interpersonal problems) is associated with various diseases. This study investigated whether mental vulnerability is associated with hospitalization for depression.
Original languageEnglish
JournalInternational Journal of Social Psychiatry
Issue number3
Pages (from-to)306-14
Number of pages9
Publication statusPublished - 2012

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