Dexamethasone suppression test and response to antidepressants in depressed mentally handicapped subjects.

@article{Soni1992DexamethasoneST,
  title={Dexamethasone suppression test and response to antidepressants in depressed mentally handicapped subjects.},
  author={Som Soni and Virginia A Keane},
  journal={Journal of intellectual disability research : JIDR},
  year={1992},
  volume={36 ( Pt 5)},
  pages={425-33}
}
Nineteen mentally handicapped subjects who were referred to the service with clinically significant depression were assessed with a view to determining the value of the dexamethasone suppression test (DST) in clinical diagnosis and in predicting response to antidepressant treatment. They were assessed initially and then 3 months after they had been treated… CONTINUE READING