Chronic depression and comorbid personality disorders: Response to sertraline versus imipramine Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Antidepressive Agents, Tricyclic
  • Depressive Disorder
  • Imipramine
  • Personality Disorders
  • Serotonin Uptake Inhibitors
  • Sertraline

abstract

  • In this treatment sample, rates of Axis II personality disorder comorbidity were substantial in patients suffering from chronic forms of depression. Axis II personality disorder comorbidity did not appear to diminish symptomatic response to acute treatment or associated improvement in functioning and quality of life.

publication date

  • May 2003

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.4088/JCP.v64n0510

PubMed ID

  • 12755659

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 554

end page

  • 61

volume

  • 64

number

  • 5