Predicting diagnostic change among patients diagnosed with first-episode DSM-IV-TR major depressive disorder with psychotic features.

@article{Salvatore2013PredictingDC,
  title={Predicting diagnostic change among patients diagnosed with first-episode DSM-IV-TR major depressive disorder with psychotic features.},
  author={Paola Salvatore and Ross J. Baldessarini and Hari-Mandir Kaur Khalsa and Mario Amore and Cristina Di Vittorio and Gabriella Ferraro and Carlo Maggini and Mauricio Tohen},
  journal={The Journal of clinical psychiatry},
  year={2013},
  volume={74 7},
  pages={723-31; quiz 731}
}
OBJECTIVE Longitudinal studies beginning from onset of major depressive disorder (MDD) with psychotic features in young adults are rare; therefore, in this study, subjects across a wide age range were included. Since psychotic MDD may be unstable diagnostically, we systematically evaluated such patients prospectively from first episode to ascertain… CONTINUE READING