Depression Research Update: July 2016

July 5, 2016

Three new studies focus on innovative strategies to manage depression.

References:

1. Truong A, Moukaddam N, et al. Preliminary findings from the smartphone and online usage-based evaluation for depression (SOLVD) study: clinical and electronic data agreement. Abstract presented at: American Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting; May 14-18, 2016; Atlanta.
2. Videman M, Tokariev A, Saikkonen H, et al. Newborn brain function is affected by fetal exposure to maternal serotonin reuptake inhibitors. Cereb Cortex. Published online June 6, 2016. doi: 10.1093/cercor/bhw153.
3. Molenaar NM, Brouwer ME, Bockting CLH, et al. Stop or go? Preventive cognitive therapy with guided tapering of antidepressants during pregnancy: study protocol of a pragmatic multicentre non-inferiority randomized controlled trial.BMC Psychiatry. 2016;16:72. doi: 10.1186/s12888-016-0752-6.