Cholinesterase inhibitor adjunctive therapy for cognitive impairment and depressive symptoms in older adults with depression.

@article{McDermott2012CholinesteraseIA,
  title={Cholinesterase inhibitor adjunctive therapy for cognitive impairment and depressive symptoms in older adults with depression.},
  author={Cara McDermott and Shelly L. Gray},
  journal={The Annals of pharmacotherapy},
  year={2012},
  volume={46 4},
  pages={599-605}
}
OBJECTIVE To review the primary literature regarding the use of cholinesterase inhibitors (ChEIs) as adjunctive therapy for cognitive enhancement and improvement of depressive symptoms for older adults with depression. DATA SOURCES A literature search of MEDLINE (1950-September 2011) was conducted, using the search term depression in combination with cholinesterase inhibitor, donepezil, galantamine, or rivastigmine. A search of reference citations was conducted to identify additional… CONTINUE READING