Chronic pain and depression.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Patients with chronic pain syndromes often have concomitant depression. In this paper we discuss the clinical and biologic characteristics of depression, and also briefly discuss the various subtypes of depression, potential modes in the development of depression, neuroendocrine markers of depression, and patient response to antidepressant medication.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Krishnan, KR; France, RD

Published Date

  • May 1987

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 80 / 5

Start / End Page

  • 558 - 561

PubMed ID

  • 3107138

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0038-4348

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/00007611-198705000-00004


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States