Prefrontal cortical thickness in depressed patients with high-risk for suicidal behavior.

Abstract

Major depressive disorder (MDD) is associated with an increased risk for suicide. There is considerable evidence that a predisposition to suicidal behavior may exist which is independent of the MDD itself. Recent studies suggest a familial transmission of the diathesis for suicidal behavior, reflected in the observation of suicide aggregation in families… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jpsychires.2012.07.013

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@article{Wagner2012PrefrontalCT, title={Prefrontal cortical thickness in depressed patients with high-risk for suicidal behavior.}, author={Gerd Wagner and C. Christoph Schultz and Kathrin Koch and Claudia Schachtzabel and Heinrich Sauer and Ralf G. M. Schl{\"{o}sser}, journal={Journal of psychiatric research}, year={2012}, volume={46 11}, pages={1449-55} }