CommentaryGLOBAL MENTAL HEALTH

The Unconscionable Gap Between What We Know and What We Do

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Science Translational Medicine  10 Sep 2014:
Vol. 6, Issue 253, pp. 253cm9
DOI: 10.1126/scitranslmed.3010312

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  • Blind spot. Despite cost-effective treatments and economic, mortality, and disability​ data, mental illness remains in our blind spot. Bias likely​ underlies this lesion in the vision of global health policy-makers. [www.who.int/mediacentre/news/notes/2008/np11/en]

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