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 OJD  Vol.3 No.1 , February 2014
Expanding the Boundaries of Major Depressive Disorder in DSM-5: The Removal of the Bereavement Exclusion
Abstract: Expanding the Boundaries of Major Depressive Disorder
Cite this paper: Searight, H. (2014). Expanding the Boundaries of Major Depressive Disorder in DSM-5: The Removal of the Bereavement Exclusion. Open Journal of Depression, 3, 9-12. doi: 10.4236/ojd.2014.31004.
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