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BioMed Research International
Volume 2014, Article ID 504279, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/504279
Research Article

Female Gender and Acne Disease Are Jointly and Independently Associated with the Risk of Major Depression and Suicide: A National Population-Based Study

1Department of Dermatology, Kaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Kaohsiung 83301, Taiwan
2Graduate Institute of Clinical Medical Sciences, Chang Gung University, College of Medicine, Taoyuan 33302, Taiwan
3Department of Public Health and Environmental Medicine, School of Medicine, College of Medicine, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung 80756, Taiwan
4Department of Dermatology, Kaohsiung Veterans General Hospital and National Yang Ming University Hospital, Kaohsiung 81362, Taiwan
5Master Program for Clinical Pharmacogenomics and Pharmacoproteomics, School of Pharmacy, Taipei Medical University, Taipei 10478, Taiwan
6Department of Clinical Pharmacy, School of Pharmacy, Taipei Medical University, Taipei 10478, Taiwan
7Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Kaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
8Department of Healthcare Management, Yuanpei University, Hsinchu 30015, Taiwan
9Department of Environmental and Occupational Medicine, Kaohsiung Medical University Hospital, Kaohsiung 80756, Taiwan
10Department of Public Health, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung 80756, Taiwan

Received 9 November 2013; Accepted 2 January 2014; Published 11 February 2014

Academic Editor: Claudine Piérard-Franchimont

Copyright © 2014 Yi-Chien Yang et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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