Current Psychiatry Reports

, Volume 5, Issue 6, pp 419–422

False beliefs: The current treatment of patients with depression

  • Yves Lecrubier
Invited Commentary

DOI: 10.1007/s11920-003-0078-1

Cite this article as:
Lecrubier, Y. Curr Psychiatry Rep (2003) 5: 419. doi:10.1007/s11920-003-0078-1


All of these false beliefs may be related to the stigma associated with psychiatry; however, each of them is, in fact, a strong “theory,” independent but networking with the others. Each of these beliefs needs a specific educational campaign or should be addressed during medical studies. Very large studies realized in daily life practice populations with long-term follow-up are badly needed.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Yves Lecrubier
    • 1
  1. 1.Unité Inserm 302Hôpital de la SalpétrièreParis Cedex 13France

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