TITLE

ACP treatment guideline for antidepressants

AUTHOR(S)
Elliott, William T.
PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Travel Medicine Advisor;Jan2009 Supplement, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on a practice guideline issued by the American College of Physicians for the use of antidepressants to treat depressive disorders. The guideline covers the use of newer second-generation antidepressants, including fluoxetine, sertraline and paroxetine. It recommends that second-generation antidepressants should be selected on the basis of adverse effect profiles, cost and patient preference.
ACCESSION #
35903673

 

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