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New WHO prevalence estimates of mental disorders in conflict settings: a systematic review and meta-analysis

 
 
The burden of mental disorders is high in conflict-affected populations. Given the large numbers of people in need and the humanitarian imperative to reduce suffering, there is an urgent need to implement scalable mental health interventions to address this burden.
 
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