Depressive Disorder

Research Update

Psychotherapy and Medication Roughly Comparable in Treating Depression

Topics: Depressive Disorder

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Research Update

SSRIs show weak advantage over bupropion for anxious depression

Topics: Depressive Disorder

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Article

Vagus Nerve Stimulation: A Brief Update

Topics: Brain Devices | Depressive Disorder

VNS (vagus nerve stimulation) was initially developed and approved for treatment-refractory epilepsy. Cyberonics conducted one sham-controlled study for treatment-resistant depression, and while this double-blind study showed no statistical benefit over placebo, an open-label extension showed enough benefit to impress someone at the FDA. In a controvers

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Research Update

Varying symptom profiles of depression correlated with specific triggering events

Topics: Depressive Disorder

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Research Update

Mindfulness meditation helps with depression of fibromyalgia

Topics: Depressive Disorder

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Expert QA

Agitation and Depression in Older Patients

Topics: Antipsychotics | Dementia | Depressive Disorder

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Expert QA

Treating Depression in Perimenopause

Topics: Depressive Disorder | Women's Issues in Psychiatry

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