MANIC-DEPRESSIVE DISORDER AND LITHIUM OVER THE DECADES - THE VERY EDUCATIONAL CASE OF MRS-L


JEFFERSON J., SEN D.

JOURNAL OF CLINICAL PSYCHIATRY, cilt.55, sa.8, ss.340-343, 1994 (SSCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 55 Konu: 8
  • Basım Tarihi: 1994
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF CLINICAL PSYCHIATRY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.340-343

Özet

Background: Manic depressive disorder is a recurrent illness with a variable clinical course. Before the advent of modern pharmacotherapy, ECT was a common treatment; more recently, lithium has become the long-term treatment of choice, but it is a treatment that is not without complications.