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2003 National Healthcare Quality Report

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Table 1.67: National Treatment of Depression, 1998-2001

Percent of adults diagnosed with a new episode of depression who remained on antidepressants through continuation phase of treatment, United States, 1998-2001
   
Year Percent
   
1998 38.02
1999 42.11
2001 40.12
   

Data reported in this table are for commercial plans only.

Source: National Committee for Quality Assurance.  HEDIS data from The State of HC Quality, 2002.

Table 1.66: National Treatment of Depression, 1998-2001 Table 1.68a: National Treatment of Depression, 2000

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