Cognitive functioning in a population-based sample of young adults with a history of non-psychotic unipolar depressive disorders without psychiatric comorbidity.

@article{Castaneda2008CognitiveFI,
  title={Cognitive functioning in a population-based sample of young adults with a history of non-psychotic unipolar depressive disorders without psychiatric comorbidity.},
  author={Anu Emilia Castaneda and Jaana Suvisaari and Mauri J. Marttunen and Jonna Per{\"a}l{\"a} and Samuli Ilmari Saarni and Terhi Aalto-Set{\"a}l{\"a} and Hillevi Aro and Seppo Koskinen and Jouko L{\"o}nnqvist and Annamari Tuulio-Henriksson},
  journal={Journal of affective disorders},
  year={2008},
  volume={110 1-2},
  pages={36-45}
}
BACKGROUND There is evidence for cognitive dysfunction in unipolar depression among middle-aged and elderly patients, but cognitive functioning among depressed young adults has scarcely been systematically investigated. The aims of the present study were to examine cognitive functioning among depressed young adults identified from the general population and to determine whether cognitive deficits vary as a function of different disorder characteristics, such as severity and age at onset… CONTINUE READING

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