Scottish Government: Key Information on the use of antidepressants in Scotland

The “short-life working group” published this report in 2014:

On an important and complex matter such as this is, advising Scotland as a nation on prescribing, I was surprised to find that the Scottish Government had felt able to publish “Key Information” based on the input of as few as just 5 individuals. I therefore sought the supporting material behind it. This is the response that I received from the Scottish Government on the 19 March 2018: