Double-blind comparison of sertraline and placebo in stroke patients with minor depression and less severe major depression.

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BACKGROUND Poststroke depression is a frequent condition and important to treat. The aim of this trial was to study the efficacy and tolerability of sertraline. METHOD In 4 Swedish stroke centers, 123 patients (aged 70.7 +/- 9.9 years) were enrolled during the period September 1998 to January 2001 in a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled 26-week… (More)

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@article{Murray2005DoubleblindCO, title={Double-blind comparison of sertraline and placebo in stroke patients with minor depression and less severe major depression.}, author={Veronica Murray and Magnus H von Arbin and Aniko Bartfai and Anna-Lena Berggren and Anne-Marie Landtblom and Joens Lundmark and Per N{\"a}sman and J A Olsson and Margareta Samuelsson and Andreas Ter{\'e}nt and Riitta Varelius and Marie {\AA}sberg and B Lena M{\aa}rtensson}, journal={The Journal of clinical psychiatry}, year={2005}, volume={66 6}, pages={708-16} }