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An insider's guide to depression

BMJ 2001; 323 doi: (Published 27 October 2001) Cite this as: BMJ 2001;323:1011

Re: An insider's guide to depression

I have to thank Kay McKall for such an honest and accurate portrayal
of depression and what the medical professionals need to do to provide
apropriate and supportive care. I too live with bipolar mood disorder.

My hope would be that doctors from all areas of health read this
article and get the message. Coming from a peer this just may have a

Competing interests: No competing interests

30 October 2001
Trish Maastricht
Independent Mental Health Education