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Drug treatment of tricyclic resistant depression

Abstract:

The treatment of tricyclic resistant depression is largely empirical because of the lack of clear definition of the term 'resistant depression' and the paucity of controlled trials of this indication. While there is substantial clinical evidence for the efficacy of ECT in tricyclic resistant patients the most established drug treatments are lithium augmentation and monoamine oxidase inhibitor therapy, the latter particularly if the clinical presentation includes features of atypical depressio...

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10.3109/09540269009028287

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Publisher:
Informa Healthcare
Journal:
International Review of Psychiatry
Volume:
2
Issue:
2
Pages:
239-248
Publication date:
1990-01-01
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EISSN:
1369-1627
ISSN:
0954-0261
Source identifiers:
485757
Language:
English
Pubs id:
pubs:485757
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uuid:b676470c-f384-4952-a8c6-d781810a018a
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pubs:485757
Deposit date:
2014-11-02

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