TITLE

Lithium augmentation in antidepressant-resistant patients

AUTHOR(S)
Flint, Alastair; Flint, A
PUB. DATE
May 1992
SOURCE
British Journal of Psychiatry;May92, Vol. 160, p710
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
commentary
ABSTRACT
A letter to the editor is presented commenting on an article in the October 1991 issue on lithium augmentation in depressed patients who are resistant to antidepressants.
ACCESSION #
24992848

 

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