Neurotoxins: Expanding Uses of Neuromodulators in Medicine—Major Depressive Disorder

@article{Magid2015NeurotoxinsEU,
  title={Neurotoxins: Expanding Uses of Neuromodulators in Medicine—Major Depressive Disorder},
  author={M. Magid and B. H. Keeling and J. Reichenberg},
  journal={Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery},
  year={2015},
  volume={136},
  pages={111S–119S}
}
  • M. Magid, B. H. Keeling, J. Reichenberg
  • Published 2015
  • Medicine
  • Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Background: Botulinum toxin A (BTA) is one of the most diversely used medications of the 21st century and is now being researched as a treatment for major depressive disorder (MDD). Methods: The authors performed a literature search of PubMed, Web of Science, and the Cochrane Register of Controlled Trials. The primary investigators of the studies were contacted for additional unpublished data. Results: The authors identified 5 studies that met the criteria of using BTA in the treatment of MDD… CONTINUE READING
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