Wednesday October 18th 2017

Recommendations on diagnosis and treatment of depression in patients with multiple sclerosis.

We present evidence-based recommendations for several aspects of depression in MS, including screening for depression, recognition of other concomitant psychiatric conditions, suicide risk, disability, fatigue, cognition, adherence to treatment, the effect of drugs used to treat MS on depression and possible pharmacological treatments for depression in MS. PMID: 24501169 [PubMed – as supplied by publisher] (Source: Practical Neurology)

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Recommendations on diagnosis and treatment of depression in patients with multiple sclerosis.

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