Recommendation from the community preventive services task force for use of collaborative care for the management of depressive disorders

Am J Prev Med. 2012 May;42(5):521-4. doi: 10.1016/j.amepre.2012.01.010.


The Community Preventive Services Task Force recommends collaborative care for management of depressive disorders, based on strong evidence of effectiveness in improving depression symptoms, adherence to treatment, response to treatment, and remission and recovery from depression.

MeSH terms

  • Community Health Services / economics
  • Community Health Services / organization & administration*
  • Cooperative Behavior*
  • Depressive Disorder / economics
  • Depressive Disorder / epidemiology
  • Depressive Disorder / therapy*
  • Humans
  • Patient Care Management / economics
  • Patient Care Management / organization & administration*
  • Patient Care Team / organization & administration
  • Patient Compliance
  • Primary Health Care / organization & administration
  • United States