Journal article

"My dirty little habit": Patient constructions of antidepressant use and the 'crisis' of legitimacy

Damien Ridge, Renata Kokanovic, Alex Broom, Susan Kirkpatrick, Claire Anderson, Claire Tanner

Social Science & Medicine | PERGAMON-ELSEVIER SCIENCE LTD | Published : 2015

University of Melbourne Researchers


Awarded by Australian Research Council (ARC)

Awarded by National Institute for Health Research [School for Primary Care Research]

Funding Acknowledgements

We would like to sincerely thank our participants who shared with us their intimate stories so generously. In particular, we would like to thank the anonymous reviewers and Elizabeth Murphy for reading the paper critically, Sam Cadman and Nicholas Hill for editing and preparing the manuscript for submission. The Australian study was funded by the Australian Research Council (ARC) Linkage project scheme [LP0990229]. UKa was funded by the Health Department. UKb was funded by the National Institute for Health Research [School for Primary Care Research Project no. 154]. The views expressed are those of the author(s) and not necessarily those of the NHS, the NIHR or the Department of Health.