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Two plus two equals three? Do we need to rethink lifetime prevalence?: A commentary on ‘How common are common mental disorders? Evidence that lifetime prevalence rates are doubled by prospective versus retrospective ascertainment’ by Moffitt et al. (2009)

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*Address for correspondence: E. Susser, M.D., Dr.P.H., Mailman School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, Office 1030, 722 W. 168th St, New York, NY, 10032, USA. (Email:
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