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Table 1 Inclusion and exclusion criteria

From: Efficacy of psychodynamic short-term psychotherapy for depressed breast cancer patients: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial

Inclusion criteria: · Diagnosis of breast cancer
  · Curative treatment
  · German language
  · Age 18-70
  · Depression score (HADS ≥ 8)
  · Depressive disorder according to SCID-I (ICD-10 diagnoses: depressive episode F32.-, recurrent depressive episode F33.-; Dysthymia F34.1, adjustment disorder F43.21)
  · Written consent with study participation
Exclusion criteria: · Severe medical conditions (metastases, cognitive impairments)
· Severe psychiatric disorders (psychotic disorder, risk of self-harm /suicide, acute substance related disorder, personality disorders except for cluster C, organic mental disorder)
· Concurrent psychotherapeutic treatment