Depression in medical students: A worldwide psychiatric issue or much ado about nothing?

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School of Nursing and Midwifery, Pakistan


Depression is extremely prevalent and a serious health concern throughout the world. Students are suffering from mental health issues due to multiple factors and the most highlighting factor is the field of study. Medical students suffer a lot due to the the tough studies that induce stress, anxiety, and depression in them. The aim of this paper is to identify a case scenario and to incorporate model of causes and consequences of student distress in order to draw preventive measures to reduce burden of mental illness.

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i-manager’s Journal on Nursing