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Review: maintenance antidepressants reduce risk of relapse in the 6 months following ECT in people with major depression

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  • Sources of funding Health Research Board; Friends of St Patrick's Hospital.


  • Competing interests CK is a Co-Principal Investigator on the National Institute of Mental Health-funded study, Prolonging Remission in Depressed Elderly (PRIDE), which compares pharmacotherapy alone versus pharmacotherapy combined with continuation ECT to prevent relapse in geriatric depression.

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