Intervention Review

Psychosocial interventions for depression in dialysis patients

  1. Kannaiyan S Rabindranath1,*,
  2. Conal Daly2,
  3. Janet Butler3,
  4. Paul J Roderick4,
  5. Sheila A Wallace5,
  6. Alison M MacLeod6

Editorial Group: Cochrane Renal Group

Published Online: 20 JUL 2005

Assessed as up-to-date: 6 FEB 2007

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004542.pub2

How to Cite

Rabindranath KS, Daly C, Butler J, Roderick PJ, Wallace SA, MacLeod AM. Psychosocial interventions for depression in dialysis patients. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2005, Issue 3. Art. No.: CD004542. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004542.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Churchill Hospital, Renal Unit, Oxford, UK

  2. 2

    Western Infirmary Glasgow, Renal Unit, Glasgow, Scotland, UK

  3. 3

    Southampton General Hospital, Department of Psychological Medicine, Southampton, UK

  4. 4

    University of Southampton, School of Medicine, Community Clinical Sciences, Southampton, UK

  5. 5

    University of Aberdeen, Academic Urology Unit, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK

  6. 6

    University of Aberdeen, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK

*Kannaiyan S Rabindranath, Renal Unit, Churchill Hospital, Oxford, OX3 7LJ, UK.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 20 JUL 2005


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