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The authors reported that ACQ scores (P=0.04) and oral corticosteroid use (P=0.04) were significantly reduced in high severity completers (n=21) receiving escitalopram.
To determine the prevalence of DSM-5 MDD as well as DSM-5 specifiers, the study authors conducted "in-person interviews with a representative sample of US noninstitutionalized civilian adults (≥18 years) (n = 36 309) who participated in the 2012-2013 National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions III (NESARC-III)."
Relapse was defined as a total score of ≥40 according to the Children's Depression Rating Scale-Revised in addition to worsening of depressive symptoms for ≥2 weeks.
Aripiprazole, olanzapine, quetiapine, and risperidone were reported as the most commonly prescribed antipsychotic medications.
Peripheral neuropathy is tied to significant morbidity and decrease in quality of life, therefore it is imperative to efficiently diagnosis.