Cost-effectiveness analysis of a randomized study of depression treatment options in primary care suggests stepped-care treatment may have economic benefits

This analysis, published in BMC Psychiatry, aimed to determine cost-effectiveness of a stepped-care pathway for depression in adults in primary care versus standard care (SC), treatment-as-usual (TAU), and online cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT).

Publication Type: Journal Articles

Year of Publication: 2019

Topics: Health Economics / Healthcare Costs, Mental Health, Therapy

Authors: Charles Yan, Katherine Rittenbach, Sepideh Souri, Peter H. Silverstone

Journal Title: BMC Psychiatry