volume 64, issue 3, P257-257 2015
DOI: 10.1590/0047-2085000000086
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Abstract: Although psychiatrists may have a variety of options for the treatment of mood disorders, the clinical practice and the scientific literature demonstrate a large number of treatmentresistant patients. Partial or complete treatment resistant patients bring a tremendous burden to patient, family and society. Just as an example of this complexity, suicide and various comorbidities are special focus in the clinical measures associated with resistant depression. Both unipolar depression and bipolar patients are usu…

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