Impact of pain on depression treatment response in primary care.

  title={Impact of pain on depression treatment response in primary care.},
  author={Matthew Bair and Rebecca S. Robinson and George J. Eckert and Paul E. Stang and Thomas W. Croghan and Kurt Kroenke},
  journal={Psychosomatic medicine},
  volume={66 1},
OBJECTIVE Pain commonly coexists with depression, but its impact on treatment outcomes has not been well studied. Therefore, we prospectively evaluated the impact of comorbid pain on depression treatment response and health-related quality of life. METHODS We analyzed data from the ARTIST study, a randomized controlled trial with naturalistic follow-up conducted in 37 primary care clinics. Participants were 573 clinically depressed patients randomized to one of three selective serotonin… CONTINUE READING
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