Clinical considerations for the diagnosis of major depression after moderate to severe TBI.

Abstract

Major depression (MD) is the most common psychiatric disorder after traumatic brain injury (TBI). Yet, diagnosing MD is often challenging because of cognitive, emotional, and somatic symptoms that overlap with TBI and other psychiatric disorders. Best current evidence suggests that depressed mood is characterized more by irritability, anger, and aggression… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/HTR.0b013e3181ce3966

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