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Measuring Symptom Severity in Late-Life Depression: What Role Does Metabolic Syndrome Play?

Measuring Symptom Severity in Late-Life Depression: What Role Does Metabolic Syndrome Play?

Researchers also identified a relationship between elevated diastolic blood pressure and poor antidepressant response.

Examining Duration of Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation Sessions for Depression

Examining Duration of Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation Sessions for Depression

While it is known that tDCS can be an effective treatment for depression, researchers undertook this study to investigate the optimal duration of the stimulation sessions.

Expert Perspective: Link Between Depression and Mortality in Cancer Patients

Expert Perspective: Link Between Depression and Mortality in Cancer Patients

As failure to recognize depression symptoms contributes to the association between mortality and depression in cancer patients, early recognition and treatment with pharmacologic and/or psychologic support is essential for improving outcomes.

Polygenic Depression Risk, Neuroticism Increase Risk for Major Depressive Disorder

Polygenic Depression Risk, Neuroticism Increase Risk for Major Depressive Disorder

Resilience may act as a mediator between the relationship between PRS for depression and MDD.

Monitoring Symptom Fluctuations Can Help Predict Depression Relapse, Recurrence

Monitoring Symptom Fluctuations Can Help Predict Depression Relapse, Recurrence

Some measures were associated with specific patterns of relapse/recurrence.

Intranasal Esketamine for MDD: Exploring Alternative Options for Treatment-Resistant Depression

Intranasal Esketamine for MDD: Exploring Alternative Options for Treatment-Resistant Depression

Intranasal esketamine hydrochloride may be a safe and effective treatment option for patients with treatment-resistant major depressive disorder.

Levomilnacipran, Vilazodone, and Vortioxetine Provide Similar Benefits, Adverse Effects as Standard Antidepressants

Levomilnacipran, Vilazodone, and Vortioxetine Provide Similar Benefits, Adverse Effects as Standard Antidepressants

Safety and efficacy of levomilnacipran, vilazodone, and vortioxetine are compared with second-generation antipsychotics for major depressive disorder.

Electroconvulsive Therapy Alleviates Burden of Major Depressive Disorder More Than Fluoxetine

Electroconvulsive Therapy Alleviates Burden of Major Depressive Disorder More Than Fluoxetine

Electroconvulsive therapy may be more beneficial for the treatment of acute-phase depression than fluoxetine.

Positive Mental Attitude Associated With Lower Mortality After CVD Event

Positive Mental Attitude Associated With Lower Mortality After CVD Event

This longitudinal study assessed the effect on mortality of preexisting depression before a cardiovascular event.

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