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SSRIs and Depression (cont.)

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Medically reviewed by Marina Katz, MD; American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology

REFERENCES:

Bridge, J.A., S. Iyengar, C.B. Salary, et al. "Clinical response and risk for reported suicidal ideation and suicide attempts in pediatric antidepressant treatment: A meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials." Journal of the American Medical Association 297 (2007): 1683-1696.

Ilyas, S., and J. Moncrieff. "Trends in prescriptions and costs of drugs for mental disorders in England, 1998-2010." British Journal of Psychiatry 201.4 Oct. 2012.

Zito, J.M., D.J. Safer, L.T.W.J. Berg, et al. "A three-country comparison of psychotropic medication prevalence in youth." Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2 (2008): 26.


Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 3/31/2015
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