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Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Up to 29% of Residents Depressed?

According to Mary Ann Moon, as reported in the March 2016 issue of Dermatology News ("Analysis finds 29% prevalence of depression in residents," Page 62), depression or depressive symptoms were present in 20.9 to 43.2 percent of residents in a meta-analysis of 54 worldwide studies. Depressed residents at UTMB should contact their program director or the institutional DIO if they are feeling depressed and want help.