- Sertraline versus paroxetine in major depression: clinical outcome after six months of continuous therapyA Aberg-Wistedt
Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institute at St Göran Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
J Clin Psychopharmacol 20:645-52. 2000..Sertraline and paroxetine demonstrated comparable efficacy during short-term and continuation therapy. Treatment was associated with significant improvement in quality of life and with reductions in axis II personality psychopathology...
- Platelet serotonin functions in untreated major depressionJ Neuger
Karolinska Institute, Department of Psychiatry, St Gorans Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
Psychiatry Res 85:189-98. 1999..Bmax of 5-HT2-receptors was positively correlated with the degree of suicidality. The results in the present study indicate that there may be a gender difference in serotonergic dysfunction in depression...
- Serotonergic function in major depression and effect of sertraline and paroxetine treatmentR Stain-Malmgren
Department of Psychiatry, Institution of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institute, St Goran s Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
Int Clin Psychopharmacol 16:93-101. 2001....
- Effects of antidepressant treatments on platelet tritiated imipramine binding in major depressive disorderA Wagner
Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
Arch Gen Psychiatry 44:870-7. 1987..There was no correlation between binding parameters and monoamine metabolite concentrations in the cerebrospinal fluid, either before or during treatment...
- The effect of citalopram treatment on platelet serotonin function in panic disordersJ Neuger
Karolinska Institute, Institution of Clinical Neuroscience, Department of Psychiatry, St Goran s Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
Int Clin Psychopharmacol 15:83-91. 2000..The present study shows that citalopram has a therapeutic effect in panic disorders. A prerequisite of responding to treatment might be plasticity in the serotonergic system...
- Age of onset in affective disorder: its correlation with hereditary and psychosocial factorsL Johnson
Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Section of Psychiatry, St Goran s Hospital, Karolinska Institute, Box 12500, S 11281, Stockholm, Sweden
J Affect Disord 59:139-48. 2000..A second purpose of this study was to analyze the importance of life events preceding the first and subsequent episodes of affective disorder...
- Effects of long-term lithium treatment on monoaminergic functions in major depressionA El Khoury
Department of Clinical Neuroscience and Karolinska Institute, St Goran s Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
Psychiatry Res 105:33-44. 2001..They also postulate that the effect of lithium may be attained by a dual influence on postsynaptic serotonergic structures, as it increases both the density and the sensitivity of 5-HT(2) receptors...