Detection and treatment initiation for depression and alcohol use disorders: facility-based cross-sectional studies in five low-income and middle-income country district

Rathod SD, Roberts T, Medhin G, et al., (2018)

BMJ Open 2018 Oct 10 8 e023421 DOI 10.1136/bmjopen-2018-023421 The findings of this study suggest large detection and treatment gaps for adult primary care patients, which are likely contributors to the population-level mental health treatment gap in LMIC. Primary care facilities remain unfulfilled intervention points for reducing the population-level burden of disease in LMIC.

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