TITLE

What is the State of the Evidence?

AUTHOR(S)
Thase, Michael E.
PUB. DATE
December 2003
SOURCE
Psychiatric Annals;Dec2003, Vol. 33 Issue 12, p813
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses therapeutic alternatives for difficult-to-treat depression. Treatment algorithms and practice guidelines; Definitions of treatment resistance; Antidepressant combinations that may be utilized.
ACCESSION #
20372872

 

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