Table 1

Characteristics of respondents

(N = 38)


Age at interview


<30

3

30–40

14

41–55

11

56–65

6

66+

4


Ethnicity


White British

33

Black

1

Asian

1

South European

1

North European

1

American

1


Main type of depression reported during interview


Unipolar

28

Bipolar

10


'Most helpful' treatments reported during interview (many respondents reported more than one treatment)


Talking therapies

31

Medication

24

Holistic approach

9

Doctor support

8

Hospitalisation

5

Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT)

1


Emslie et al. BMC Family Practice 2007 8:43   doi:10.1186/1471-2296-8-43

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