Metareview on short-term effectiveness and safety of antidepressants for depression: an evidence-based approach to inform clinical practice.

@article{Cipriani2007MetareviewOS,
  title={Metareview on short-term effectiveness and safety of antidepressants for depression: an evidence-based approach to inform clinical practice.},
  author={Andrea Cipriani and John R. Geddes and Toshiaki Furukawa and Corrado Barbui},
  journal={Canadian journal of psychiatry. Revue canadienne de psychiatrie},
  year={2007},
  volume={52 9},
  pages={553-62}
}
OBJECTIVES To examine the available scientific literature for answers to clinically relevant questions regarding the effectiveness and tolerability of antidepressant drugs (ADs) for the acute phase treatment of depression and to assess the degree to which the literature supports the findings. METHODS We used several sources to identify primary reviews: MEDLINE (1955 to April 2006), EMBASE (1980 to April 2006), PsycINFO (1980 to April 2006), and the Cochrane Library 2006 Issue 1. Additional… CONTINUE READING