In response to our study,1 Corruble et al note that grief should not be confused with major depressive episode (MDE) and that health care professionals whose grief lasts longer than 2 weeks should be screened for MDE. I thank the authors for their letter; however, I am concerned about these conclusions for the following reasons:
Granek L. Grief in Health Care Professionals: When Screening for Major Depression Is Needed—Reply. Arch Intern Med. 2012;172(22):1768–1769. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2013.2096
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