Background ODIN aims (a) to provide data on the prevalence risk factors and outcome of depressive disorders in rural and urban settings within the European Union (EU) based on an ep dem ological sampling frame ; and (b) to assess the mpact of two psychological interventions on the outcome of depression and on service utilisation and costs.
Method Five centres across the EU are participating in ODIN.
The centres are inked electron cally and members meet regularly for training and strategic reviews Ur-ban and rural areas have been identified in each centre The sampling frame is of adults aged 64, identified via primary care databases or electoral registers.
Potentia cases of depressive disorders are identified using the Beck Depression Inventory.
SCAN II and other validated measures are used to assign caseness against DSM IV and ICD 10 criteria : assess comorbidity, disability. genetic/familial susceptibility, psychosocial stressors, personality traits and cognitive factors : and utilisation of local health care services.
A random sed controlled trial of individual problem-solving treatment and a group educational programme is undertaken for respondents identified as cases of depressive disorder individuals are followed-up at six and 12 months.
Results and Conclusions ODIN has already stimulated the development of an effective international research partnership.
Mots-clés Pascal : Etat dépressif, Prévalence, Etude transculturelle, Union européenne, Epidémiologie, Facteur risque, Milieu rural, Milieu urbain, Traitement, Thérapie cognitive, Résolution problème, Psychothérapie groupe, Support social, Santé mentale, Homme, Trouble humeur
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Depression, Prevalence, Crosscultural study, European Union, Epidemiology, Risk factor, Rural environment, Urban environment, Treatment, Cognitive therapy, Problem solving, Group psychotherapy, Social support, Mental health, Human, Mood disorder
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 98-0254921
Code Inist : 002B18C07A. Création : 11/09/1998.