Predictors of a medical-offset effect among patients receiving antidepressant therapy.

@article{Thompson1998PredictorsOA,
  title={Predictors of a medical-offset effect among patients receiving antidepressant therapy.},
  author={David Thompson and Timothy R. Hylan and William McMullen and M E Romeis and Don P. Buesching and Gerry Oster},
  journal={The American journal of psychiatry},
  year={1998},
  volume={155 6},
  pages={824-7}
}
OBJECTIVE Characteristics of patients receiving antidepressant therapy were examined to identify factors that may be associated with a medical-offset effect. METHOD In a retrospective study, the authors analyzed claims data from a large health insurer in New England. The study subjects included 1,661 persons initiating treatment for depression with… CONTINUE READING