TITLE

Citalopram Useful for Depression in CDA Patients

AUTHOR(S)
Elliott, William T.
PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
Clinical Cardiology Alert;Mar2007 Pharmacology Watch, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses research being done on the use of citalopram to treat depression in patients diagnosed with coronary artery disease (CAD) in Canada. It references a study published in the 2007 issue of the "Journal of the American Medical Association." The study compared the effectiveness of citalopram and interpersonal psychotherapy in addressing depression among CAD patients. Study researchers concluded that citalopram administration with weekly clinical management is effective in treating depressive symptoms.
ACCESSION #
34884926

 

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