TITLE

Fluoxetine no longer a clear winner in adolescent depression

PUB. DATE
August 2009
SOURCE
PharmacoEconomics & Outcomes News;8/22/2009, Issue 585, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information on a study which investigated the cost effectiveness of cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) with fluoxetine and fluoxetine monotherapy in treating adolescent depression. Data from the Treatment for Adolescents with Depression (TADS) trial was used. Researchers concluded that CBT with fluoxetine may be a more cost-effective treatment than fluoxetine alone.
ACCESSION #
43898035

 

Related Articles

  • Fluoxetine tops CBT in adolescent depression.  // PharmacoEconomics & Outcomes News;8/9/2008, Issue 559, p9 

    The article discusses research being done on fluoxetine. It references a study by M. E. Domino et al, published in a May 2008 issue of the "American Journal of Psychiatry." The study revealed that fluoxetine is more cost effective as compared to a combination therapy of fluoxetine and cognitive...

  • CITATIONS AND CLINICIANS' NOTES: MISCELLANEOUS.  // Current Medical Literature: Neurology;2004, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p93 

    This article reports on studies related to various diseases. One of them is the fluoxetine, cognitive-behavioral therapy, and their combination for adolescents with depression. Researchers aimed to evaluate the effectiveness of four treatments among adolescents with major depressive disorder:...

  • Combination treatment appears superior for adolescent depression.  // Nursing Standard;11/21/2007, Vol. 22 Issue 11, p15 

    The article reports that combination treatment with fluoxetine and cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) was superior in the treatment of adolescent depression in Great Britain. According to a study, response rates for combination therapy were 73 percent, 62 percent for fluoxetine therapy and 48...

  • Cancer-Related Depression: Part I---Neurologic Alterations and Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy. Lovejoy, Nancy C.; Tabor, Derek; Matteis, Margherite; Lillis, Patricia // Oncology Nursing Forum;May2000, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p667 

    Describes neurologic and cognitive alterations underlying symptoms of depression. Indications for cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) for cancer-related depression; Generic factors that promote the risk for depression among the medically ill; Screening for cancer-related depression; Techniques...

  • Coste-efectividad del tratamiento de la depresión para adolescentes. NORQUIST, GRAYSON; McGUIRE, THOMAS G.; ESSOCK, SUSAN M. // American Journal of Psychiatry - Edición Española;Sep2008, Vol. 11 Issue 8, p449 

    No abstract available.

  • cCBT seems worth it for depression at first glance….  // PharmacoEconomics & Outcomes News;5/1/2010, Issue 602, p3 

    The article focuses on a research on the cost effectiveness of computerised cognitive-behavioural therapy (cCBT) for depression compared with treatment as usual (TAU) or a combination of both conducted by S. A. Gerhards and colleagues published in the April 2010 issue.

  • Cost-effectiveness of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors and routine specialist care with and without cognitive behavioural therapy in adolescents with major depression. Byford, S.; Barrett, B.; Roberts, C.; Wilkinson, P.; Dubicka, B.; Kelvin, R. G.; White, L.; Breen, S.; Goodyer, I.; Ford, C. // British Journal of Psychiatry;Dec2007, Vol. 191, p521 

    Background: Major depression is an important and costly problem among adolescents, yet evidence to support the provision of cost-effective treatments is lacking.Aims: To assess the short-term cost-effectiveness of combined selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs)...

  • Cognitive behavioural therapy plus fluoxetine offers some safely advantages over fluoxetine alone in adolescents with depression.  // Evidence Based Mental Health;Aug2007, Vol. 10 Issue 3, p85 

    The article presents a randomized controlled trial study in the U.S. which examines the effects of fluoxetine plus cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) compared with either component or placebo in 439 adolescent outpatients with major depressive disorder. The findings reveals that physical...

  • Commentary. Dubicka, Bernadka // Evidence Based Mental Health;Aug2007, Vol. 10 Issue 3, p85 

    The article comments on the randomized controlled trial study which examines the effects of fluoxetine plus cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) compared with either component or placebo in adolescents with depression in the U.S. It is asserted that CBT seems less effective at improving physical...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of NEW JERSEY STATE LIBRARY

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics