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Antidepressant drug action: a neuropsychological perspective.

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Early effects of antidepressants on emotional processing can be seen in healthy volunteers and in depressed patients with a consistent pattern of effect in behavioral and neural (fMRI) outcome measures. This early positive-biasing of emotional processing could help explain why antidepressant drug treatments have a delayed clinical onset of action, but suggest that the delay may occur because of the need for further psychological rather than neurophysiological processing. The identification of...

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10.1002/da.20680

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Psychiatry
Journal:
Depression and anxiety
Volume:
27
Issue:
3
Pages:
231-233
Publication date:
2010-03-05
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EISSN:
1520-6394
ISSN:
1091-4269
URN:
uuid:e1b5f896-3396-4303-9cdd-f1df0dc93104
Source identifiers:
139595
Local pid:
pubs:139595

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