The Impact Of Depression On Diabetes Patients: Prevalence And Costs

The main interest of the authors of this study regards the impact of depression on the chronic ill patients. The objectives of this proposal are focusing on two Eastern European countries – Romania and Slovakia.

Specific objectives:

  • to determine the prevalence of depression among diabetes patients living in 2 counties from Romania and Slovakia
  • to assess the costs associated with diabetes and depression

Starting / Ending Date

20080101 – 20090101

Project Coordinator

Babeș-Bolyai University from Cluj-Napoca – Romania

Funding

Funder: University of California, Berkeley
Total Amount: 20.000 EUR

Staff from Department of Public Health