Testosterone and Depression: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

@article{Zarrouf2009TestosteroneAD,
  title={Testosterone and Depression: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis},
  author={Fahd Zarrouf and Steven A Artz and J. P. Crozier Griffith and Cristian Sirbu and Martin Kommor},
  journal={Journal of Psychiatric Practice},
  year={2009},
  volume={15},
  pages={289-305}
}
Background. Studies suggest that testosterone (TT) replacement may have an antidepressant effect in depressed patients. Objective. The objective of this study was to explore the effect of TT administration on depression using both a systematic review of the literature and a meta-analysis. Methodology. A search was conducted of MEDLINE, the Clinical Trials Registry, and Cochrane Central for English-language publications concerning randomized, placebo-controlled trials involving use of TT therapy… Expand
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