Year: 2009 Source: Canadian Journal of Psychiatry, v.54, no.2, (February 2009), p.76-77 SIEC No: 20090039

In this article Brent provides a rebuttal to 3 points raised by Healy regarding antidepressant treatment, namely: antidepressants are associated with an increased risk of suicide among young people; antidepressants are not effective; & antidepressants offer no protection against suicide as per pharmacoepidemiologic studies. (6 refs.)