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Long term effect of depression care management on mortality in older adults: follow-up of cluster randomized clinical trial in primary care

BMJ 2013; 346 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.f2570 (Published 05 June 2013) Cite this as: BMJ 2013;346:f2570

Re: Long term effect of depression care management on mortality in older adults: follow-up of cluster randomized clinical trial in primary care

Life is lonely, and there are two kinds of loneliness: the absence of loved ones, and the presence of unloved ones. The former is haunting, and the latter is daunting. What should we do? We should cultivate a reliable relationship with ourselves, because we are the only loved one who will always be with us.

Competing interests: No competing interests

07 June 2013
Hugh Mann
Physician
Retired
Eagle Rock, MO, USA