Psychology - Christopher Steplight KH 4280 Dr Ellis Lab 1 Physical Activity as a treatment for depression the TREAD randomized trial protocol

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Christopher Steplight KH 4280 Dr. Ellis Lab 1 Physical Activity as a treatment for depression: the TREAD randomized trial protocol Depression accounts for a huge number of people in the world varying from many different reasons. What General Practitioners and doctors from the UK wanted to do was to use the TREAD method, which is a new way to randomly choose patients recently diagnosed with this kind of depression. The patients’ ages ranged from 18-69 and were conducted over a 27 month period. The patients were placed into two different groups where one group consisted of the usual GP care while the other group consisted of the GP care plus facilitated physical activity. According to the article, only patients with a confirmed diagnosis of a depressive episode according to the International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems 10th Revision (ICD-10), a BDI score of at least 14 and informed written consent were included in the study. (Trials. 2010;11: 105) From the information given, it is hard to say
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This note was uploaded on 04/08/2011 for the course PSYCH 3410 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '11 term at Georgia State University, Atlanta.

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Psychology - Christopher Steplight KH 4280 Dr Ellis Lab 1 Physical Activity as a treatment for depression the TREAD randomized trial protocol

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