From TADS and SOFTADS to TORDIA and Beyond: What’s New in the Treatment of Adolescent Depression?
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- Yu, Z.J., Kratochvil, C.J., Weller, R.A. et al. Curr Psychiatry Rep (2010) 12: 88. doi:10.1007/s11920-010-0094-x
Major depressive disorder in adolescents is associated with significant morbidity and mortality. Major advances have been made in recent years in the treatment of adolescent depression, with promising outcomes. However, limitations of currently available treatments have prompted attempts to better understand pediatric depression from a broader perspective and to develop more effective treatment strategies in the future.