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Depressive Disorders: Guidelines

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Extensive guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of depression have been developed, which contain a compilation of current, scientifically sound recommendations. These  include the Practice Guideline for the treatment of patients with major depressive disorder by the American Psychiatric Association (APA) and the Clinical Guideline - The treatment and manangement of depression in adults by the National Institute for Health for Clinical Excellence (NICE).

In German-speaking regions, the S3 guideline / clinical practice guideline unipolar depression, published in 2009 by the German Federal Medical Association and the major German psychiatric and psychotherapeutic societies, is an important tool for decision making regarding diagnostic and therapeutic measures.

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Depressive Disorders: Guidelines
 

American Psychiatric Association - APA (2010). Practice Guideline for the treatment of patients with major depressive disorder. 3rd edition. Arlington: APPI.

DGPPN, BÄK, KBV, AWMF, AkdÄ, BPtK, BApK, DAGSHG, DEGAM, DGPM, DGPs, DGRW (Hrsg) für die Leitliniengruppe Unipolare Depression (2009). S3-Leitlinie/Nationale VersorgungsLeitlinie Unipolare Depression - Kurzfassung, 1. Auflage. Berlin, Düsseldorf: DGPPN, ÄZQ, AWMF.
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National Institute for Health an Clinical Excellence - NICE (Hrsg) (2009). Depression - The treatment and management of depression in adults. Clinical guideline 90. London: NICE.
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National Institute for Health an Clinical Excellence - NICE (2003). Guidance on the use of electroconvulsive therapy. Technology Appraisal Guideline 59. London: NICE.
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