September 2003

J Psychiatry Neurosci 2003;28(5)


Peer review of manuscripts: theory and practice
S.N. Young


Antidepressants and suicide: risk–benefit conundrums
D. Healy,  C. Whitaker

Suicidality with selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors: Valid claim?
Y.D. Lapierre


Anterior cingulate dysfunction: Implications for psychiatric disorders?
M. Yücel, S.J. Wood, A. Fornito, J. Riffkin, D. Velakoulis

Research Papers

Effectiveness and outcome predictors of long-term lithium prophylaxis in unipolar major depressive disorder
C. Baethge, P. Gruschka, M.N. Smolka, A. Berghöfer, T. Bschor, B. Müller-Oerlinghausen, M. Bauer

Beclomethasone-induced vasoconstriction in women with major depressive disorder
N.J. Coupland, K.M. Hegadoren, J. Myrholm

CCNP News and Views

Canadian College of Neuropsychopharmacology 2003 Award Winners

Book Reviews

Handbook of Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation.
Z. Nahas

Foundations in Social Neuroscience.
S.N. Young, D.S. Moskowitz

Psychiatry in the Elderly.
J.S. Lok, J.K. Le Clair

Psychiatry in Canada: Fifty Years.
R.T. Joffe

Psychopharmacology for the Clinician

A 56-year-old woman with recurrent major depressive disorder refractory to medication had a good response to an acute course of right unilateral electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) but experienced significant cognitive effects and refused maintenance ECT. Is she a good candidate for repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation?
R.G. Cooke