Role of depression in heart failure — Choosing the right antidepressive treatment
International Journal of Cardiology, 03/26/2010
Tousoulis D et al. – The authors review the acquired so far knowledge on the use of the various categories of antidepressants in heart failure by reference to the existing clinical studies on antidepressants efficacy and safety in heart failure. Even though certain conclusions cannot be drawn yet, evidence suggests that the use of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors may have a beneficial effect on clinical outcome of heart failure patients.