Enhanced smoking cue salience associated with depression severity in nicotine-dependent individuals: a preliminary fMRI study.

@article{Kushnir2013EnhancedSC,
  title={Enhanced smoking cue salience associated with depression severity in nicotine-dependent individuals: a preliminary fMRI study.},
  author={Vladyslav Kushnir and Mahesh Menon and Xavier L Balducci and Peter Selby and Usoa E. Busto and Laurie Zawertailo},
  journal={The international journal of neuropsychopharmacology},
  year={2013},
  volume={16 5},
  pages={997-1008}
}
The association between cigarette smoking and depression has been well documented; however, little research has been done to elucidate the neurobiological substrates of this highly prevalent comorbidity. We used multiple linear regression analysis to evaluate the relationship between depression severity as assessed by the Hamilton Depression Rating Scale… CONTINUE READING