A double-blind randomized comparison of nortriptyline plus perphenazine versus nortriptyline plus placebo in the treatment of psychotic depression
in late life.
A Double-blind randomized controlled trial of olanzapine plus sertraline versus olanzapine plus placebo for psychotic depression
the study of pharmacotherapy of psychotic depression
For whatever reason - Joe believes he may have been suffering from psychotic depression
, in which a person can snap into a sudden state of paranoia - Song had turned a rifle on police who had arrived.
Behavioral disorganization will help to differentiate, as psychotic depression
is not associated with grossly disorganized behavior and disorganized speech, (6,20,38) although depressed adults with intellectual disability may appear agitated.
Mrs Davies was diagnosed as suffering from psychotic depression
and although she received treatment she did not "engage with the mental health team in a meaningful way".
Michelle suffers from psychotic depression
, she is a serious self-harmer and regularly cuts herself with razors.
SAN FRANCISCO -- Results from the first large double-blind trials of an antiglucocorticoid agent for the treatment of psychotic depression
suggest that subsets of patients may respond to mifepristone therapy, Dr.
For the one case rated most severe and involving the use of medication (psychotic depression
), psychiatrists were rated higher than psychologists, who were rated higher than counselors.
In other studies the relation between low serum cobalamin levels and cognitive status was investigated in older subjects with psychotic depression
, in a comparison with subjects with non-psychotic depression.
Richard's descent happens dramatically; he falls first into the darkness of manic-depressive behaviors and later into full-blown psychotic depression
. His early emotional interest in Stella convolutes into a paranoid suspicion of her and of all women as the chasm of his own very real insanity opens at his feet and widens.
Another finding consistent with other studies: Patients with psychotic depression
do particularly well with ECT.
Listed in the guide are types such as persistent depressive disorder (a depressed mood that lasts for at least two years), perinatal depression (a more serious form that many women experience after giving birth), and psychotic depression
(depression coupled with a form of psychosis such as delusions), among others.