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Canadian Journal of Public Health

, Volume 99, Issue 5, pp 435–435 | Cite as

Socio-economic status and depression in adolescents

  • Nora WilleEmail author
  • Maria Blettner
Letter to the Editor
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Center for Obstetrics and Pediatrics Department of Psychosomatics in Children and AdolescentsUniversity Clinic Hamburg-Eppendorf Research Group “Child Public Health”HamburgGermany
  2. 2.Institute of Medical BiostatisticsEpidemiology and Informatics Johannes Gutenberg UniversityMainzGermany

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