Neuropsychological functioning in major depression and responsiveness to selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors antidepressants.

@article{KampfSherf2004NeuropsychologicalFI,
  title={Neuropsychological functioning in major depression and responsiveness to selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors antidepressants.},
  author={Orli Kampf-Sherf and Zoli Zlotogorski and Asaf Gilboa and Lynn J Speedie and Jossef Lereya and Paula Rosca and Yehuda Shavit},
  journal={Journal of affective disorders},
  year={2004},
  volume={82 3},
  pages={453-9}
}
BACKGROUND Only two thirds of patients with major depression (MD) respond to antidepressants. Thus, far applicable predictors of responsiveness to selective serotonergic reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) have not been found. Cumulative evidence linking serotonergic depletion and cognition led us to hypothesize that the neuropsychological functioning of major… CONTINUE READING