PSYA4: Depression

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  • Created on: 14-06-15 17:14

1. There are issues surrounding appropriateness. What are these issues and who identified them?

  • Side effects (Rose et al) and dependency (Ferguson et al)
  • Memory loss (Rose et al) and suicide attempts (Ferguson et al)
  • Memory loss (Ferguson et al) and suicide attempts (Rose et al)
  • Side effects (Ferguson et al) and dependency (Rose et al)
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2. An electrical current of 65v to 140v is passed through the brain for ...

  • One milisecond
  • Half a second
  • 25 seconds
  • A few seconds to a minute

3. What did Lewisohn find?

  • Those who developed depression had a negative attributional style
  • Those who developed depression did not have a negative attributional style
  • Those who developed depression were no more likely to have NATs.
  • Those who developed depressed were more likely to have NATs

4. Whose research supported the role of antidepressants over placebos?

  • Scott
  • Rose et al
  • Thase and Kupfer
  • Mulsant et al

5. What have post-mortem studies of suicide victims found?

  • Decreased densities of noradrenaline receptors due to increased noradrenaline
  • Increased densities of noradrenaline receptors due to increased noradrenaline.
  • Increased densities of noradrenaline receptors due to decreased noradrenaline.
  • Decreased densities of noradrenaline receptors due to increased noradrenaline

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