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Examining Anxious Depression: Differences in Course and Outcomes

Examining Anxious Depression: Differences in Course and Outcomes

Variability in definitions of "anxious depression" in research impedes the ability to make clear comparisons.

Examining Rates of Conversion From Unipolar Depression to Bipolar Disorder

Examining Rates of Conversion From Unipolar Depression to Bipolar Disorder

Making mental health predictions based on clinical presentation has major limitations.

Cognition in Depression: A Critical Domain for Health Outcomes, Measurement, and Treatment

Cognition in Depression: A Critical Domain for Health Outcomes, Measurement, and Treatment

Dr. Roger McIntyre suggests that the clinical relevance of cognitive dysfunction for any individual patient can only be adjudicated on a case-by-case basis.

What Neuroimaging Can Teach us About Depression

What Neuroimaging Can Teach us About Depression

Neuroimaging studies have shown several neurophysiological substrates for depression: An overview by Theodore Henderson, MD, PhD.

Cognitive Function's Importance to Recovery in Depression

Cognitive Function's Importance to Recovery in Depression

Patients commonly report inter-episodic cognitive complaints during the "remitted" phases of depression that negatively affect their ability to engage in more cognitively demanding activities.

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Quality of Life,May Be Improved in Chronic Pain With Multidisciplinary Social Cognitive Intervention

Quality of Life,May Be Improved in Chronic Pain With Multidisciplinary Social Cognitive Intervention

Social cognitive intervention may lead to improvements in health-related QoL in patients with chronic pain.

Treatment Initiation for Depression Suboptimal in Primary Care

Treatment Initiation for Depression Suboptimal in Primary Care

Treatment initiation for depression is suboptimal in the primary care setting despite availability.

Antidepressants More Effective Than Placebo for Acute Depression in Adults

Antidepressants More Effective Than Placebo for Acute Depression in Adults

By bringing together published and unpublished data from more than 500 double-blind, randomized, controlled trials, this study represents the best currently available evidence base to guide the choice of pharmacologic treatment for adults with acute depression.

Effects of Depression, Alcohol Use on Retention in Antiretroviral Therapy

Effects of Depression, Alcohol Use on Retention in Antiretroviral Therapy

Alcohol use disorder and depression were both associated with higher disengagement from antiretroviral therapy for patients with HIV.

Third Trimester Maternal SSRI Exposure Linked to Depression, Anxiety in Offspring

Third Trimester Maternal SSRI Exposure Linked to Depression, Anxiety in Offspring

The issue of whether and how prenatal SSRI exposure affects offspring has remained murky.

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