Researchers compared the effects of 4 contemporary ablative neurosurgical procedures on treatment-resistant psychiatric symptoms.
Major depressive episodes reduce visual contrast suppression among patients with depressive disorders, a study shows.
This genome-wide associated study expanded on the gene-environment correlation for childhood maltreatment and causal relationship between childhood maltreatment and health.
Psilocybin has been shown to have antidepressant properties. With direct comparisons between psilocybin and established treatments for depression lacking, the study researchers looked at psilocybin and escitalopram.
Researchers performed a double-blind randomized study to investigate the efficacy of tDCS as an augmentation strategy to sertraline in the treatment of vascular depression.
Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia
Is there a causal relationship between depressive disorders and late-life neurodegenerative diseases? Or, is their co-occurrence due to confounding or common risk factors, such as aging?
Can pain intensity scores predict psychosocial outcomes longitudinally? This study examines that question.
Migraine and Headache
A pooled analysis evaluated reductions in migraine and headache days among patients with chronic migraine and comorbid depression in 2 placebo-controlled, phase 3 trials of fremanezumab.
Study findings do not support the use of vitamin D3 supplementation to prevent depression in adults.