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Table 1 Characteristics of respondents

From: Exploring men's and women's experiences of depression and engagement with health professionals: more similarities than differences? A qualitative interview study

  (N = 38)
Age at interview  
<30 3
30–40 14
41–55 11
56–65 6
66+ 4
Ethnicity  
White British 33
Black 1
Asian 1
South European 1
North European 1
American 1
Main type of depression reported during interview  
Unipolar 28
Bipolar 10
'Most helpful' treatments reported during interview (many respondents reported more than one treatment)  
Talking therapies 31
Medication 24
Holistic approach 9
Doctor support 8
Hospitalisation 5
Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) 1