Effect of age at onset on the course of major depressive disorder.

TitleEffect of age at onset on the course of major depressive disorder.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2007
AuthorsZisook, S, Lesser I, Stewart JW, Wisniewski SR, Balasubramani GK, Fava M, Gilmer WS, Dresselhaus TR, Thase ME, Nierenberg AA, Trivedi MH, Rush JA
JournalThe American journal of psychiatry
Volume164
Issue10
Pagination1539-46
Date Published2007 Oct
ISSN0002-953X
KeywordsAdolescent, Adult, Age Distribution, Age of Onset, Aged, Citalopram, Comorbidity, Depressive Disorder, Major, Female, Humans, Male, Middle Aged, Prospective Studies, Quality of Life, Serotonin Uptake Inhibitors, Severity of Illness Index, Single Person, Suicide, Suicide, Attempted
Abstract

This report assesses whether age at onset defines a specific subgroup of major depressive disorder in 4,041 participants who entered the Sequenced Treatment Alternatives to Relieve Depression (STAR*D) study.

DOI10.1111/j.1530-0277.2011.01591.x
Alternate JournalAm J Psychiatry