Hippocampal volumes and depression subtypes.

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Journal Article

Studies of depression and hippocampal volume have yielded inconsistent results. This inconsistency could stem from the heterogeneity of depressive disorders. We conducted cross-sectional and longitudinal analyses of hippocampal volumes in atypical depressive, melancholic depressive, and control subjects. We found no effect of depression subtype on hippocampal volume or memory performance.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Greenberg, DL; Payne, ME; MacFall, JR; Steffens, DC; Krishnan, RR

Published Date

  • July 2008

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 163 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 126 - 132

PubMed ID

  • 18508244

Pubmed Central ID

  • 18508244

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1872-7123

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0165-1781

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.pscychresns.2007.12.009

Language

  • eng