Prevalence of mental disorders in Uganda

a systematic review protocol

John Nelson Opio*, Catalin Tufanaru, Edoardo Aromataris

*Corresponding author for this work

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Review question: The questions to be addressed by this systematic review are: i) What is the prevalence of mental disorders in children under 18 years in Uganda? ii) What is the prevalence of mental disorders in adults 18 years and over in Uganda? iii) What are the common mental disorders among children and adults in Uganda?.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1613-1620
Number of pages8
JournalJBI Database of Systematic Reviews and Implementation Reports
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2018
Externally publishedYes



  • Epidemiology
  • Mental disorders
  • Population
  • Prevalence
  • Uganda

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