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Daily activity level improvement with antidepressant medications predicts long-term clinical outcomes in outpatients with major depressive disorder.

Authors
  • Jha, Manish K1
  • Teer, Raymond B2
  • Minhajuddin, Abu3
  • Greer, Tracy L1
  • Rush, A John4
  • Trivedi, Madhukar H1
  • 1 Center for Depression Research and Clinical Care, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas.
  • 2 University of Texas, Austin.
  • 3 Department of Clinical Sciences, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA.
  • 4 Duke-NUS, Singapore, Singapore. , (Singapore)
Type
Published Article
Journal
Neuropsychiatric Disease and Treatment
Publisher
Dove Medical Press
Publication Date
Jan 01, 2017
Volume
13
Pages
803–813
Identifiers
DOI: 10.2147/NDT.S128407
PMID: 28352180
Source
Medline
Keywords
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Abstract

Depressed patients have high levels of nonwork-related activity impairment at baseline that improves significantly with treatment and independently predicts long-term clinical outcomes. Brief systematic assessment of activity impairment during the course of antidepressant treatment can help inform clinical decision-making.

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