Athanasios Koukopoulos’ Psychiatry: The Primacy of Mania and the Limits of Antidepressants

Abstract

BACKGROUND Athanasios Koukopoulos provided a radical model for understanding depressive and manic conditions. OBJECTIVE To review, explain, and analyze Koukopoulos' concept of the primacy of mania, with special attention to the role of antidepressants. METHOD A conceptual review of Koukopoulos' writings and lectures on this topic is given. RESULTS… (More)
DOI: 10.2174/1570159X14666160621113432

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