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Studies on Patient with Affective Disorders in General Practice

  • Yoshibumi Nakane
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Abstract

As the results in the previous chapter indicated, patients with psychiatric problems do not always go to see a psychiatrist but most likely go to be seen a general physician or primary care physician. It is pointed out that these days the number of such patients is increasing.

Keywords

Primary Care Physician Generalize Anxiety Disorder General Physician Psychiatric Problem Physical Disorder 
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© Springer Japan 2012

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of NeuropsychiatryNagasaki UniversityNagasakiJapan

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