Influence of comorbid alcohol use disorder on treatment response of depressive patients


Patients with major depressive disorder (MDD) frequently also have alcohol use disorder (AUD) and they are more likely to experience symptomatic recurrence and resist treatment. How the two disorders interrelate has not yet been fully examined in Japanese subjects. The treatment response of 47 MDD patients was followed for 12 weeks. Depressive symptoms were… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00702-014-1254-7


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