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Email Feasible, Inexpensive Way to Screen for Depression in College Students

Using email to screen college students for major depressive disorder (MDD) appears to be a feasible and inexpensive way to detect MDD in this high-risk group, new research suggests.

Commenting on the findings, Victor Schwartz, MD, university dean of students at Yeshiva University and associate professor of clinical psychiatry at Yeshiva University's Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York City, said the study highlights the need for mental health screening in students.

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