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Gender differences and disabilities of depression in workplace

The majority of depressed workers remained working with serious impairments and disabling cognitive complaints. The period of sick leave was significantly lengthier for men than women. General and gender-related strategies to handle depression in the workplace are recommended.

The article was published by
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Journal of Affective Disorders
Volume / Volumen: 176
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First and last pages / Páginas inicial-final: 48-55
Year / Año: 2015
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Principal institution where the research took place
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Instituto & Departamento de Psiquiatria, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brasil, São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil

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Bibliographic references
Referencias bibliográficas

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Other articles written by the author Yuan-Pang Wang
Otros artículos de Yuan-Pang Wang

Alexandrino-Silva C, Wang YP, Viana MC, Bulhões RS, Martins SS, Andrade LH. Gender differences in symptomatic profiles of depression: Results from the São Paulo Megacity Mental Health Survey. J Affect Disord 147:355-364, 2013.
Andrade LH, Baptista MC, Alonso J, Petukhova M, Bruffaerts R, Kessler RC, Silveira CM, Siu ER, Wang YP, Viana MC. Days out-of-role due to common physical and mental health problems: Results from the São Paulo Megacity Mental Health Survey, Brazil. Clinics (Sao Paulo) 68:1392-1399, 2013.
Wang YP, Gorenstein C. Attitude and impact of perceived depression in the workplace. Int J Environ Res Public Health 11(6):6021-6036, 2014.
Castaldelli-Maia JM, Wang YP, Borges G, Silveira CM, Siu ER, Viana MC, Andrade AG, Martins SS, Andrade LH. Investigating dimensionality and measurement bias of DSM-5 alcohol use disorder in a representative sample of the largest metropolitan area in South America. Drug Alcohol Depend 152:123-30, 2015.
Duarte-Guerra LS, Coêlho BM, Santo MA, Wang YP. Psychiatric disorders among obese patients seeking bariatric surgery: results of structured clinical interviews. Obes Surg 25(5):830-7, 2015.
Wang YP, Gorenstein C. Psychometric properties of the Beck Depression Inventory-II: a comprehensive review. Rev Bras Psiquiatr 35(4):416-31, 2013.
Wang YP, Gorenstein C. Assessment of depression in medical patients: a systematic review of the utility of the Beck Depression Inventory-II. Clinics (Sao Paulo) 68(9):1274-87, 2013.
Wang YP, Andrade LH. Epidemiology of alcohol and drug use in the elderly. Curr Opin Psychiatry 26(4):343-8, 2013.
Loch AA, Guarniero FB, Lawson FL, Hengartner MP, Rössler W, Gattaz WF, Wang YP. Stigma toward schizophrenia: do all psychiatrists behave the same? Latent profile analysis of a national sample of psychiatrists in Brazil. BMC Psychiatry 13:92, 2013.
Silveira CM, Siu ER, Wang YP, Viana MC, Andrade AG, Andrade LH. Gender differences in drinking patterns and alcohol-related problems in a community sample in São Paulo, Brazil. Clinics (Sao Paulo) 67(3):205-12, 2012.

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Yuan-Pang Wang was invited by SIIC on
Yuan-Pang Wang fue invitado por SIIC el
2015, june 19
  The authors' report was accepted on
La crónica del autor fue aprobada el
2018, february 28
The authors' report was accepted on
La crónica del autor fue aprobada el
2018, february 28
Published in siicsalud
Publicado en siicsalud
2018, may 29

The article is strictly related to the following sections of siicsalud
El artículo se relaciona estrictamente con las siguientes secciones de siicsalud

/ Epidemiología
Public Health
/ Salud Pública

and secondarily related to the following sections

y secundariamente con las siguientes secciones

Health Care Management
Administración Hospitalaria

Primary Care
Atención Primaria

Mental Health
Salud Mental

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Gender differences and Disabilities of Perceived Depression in the Workplace

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Journal of Affective Disorders

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