Metabolic syndrome and major depressive disorder: Co-occurrence and pathophysiologic overlap Academic Article uri icon

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abstract

  • The metabolic syndrome and its components are associated with depressive symptomatology. This article discusses the rate of co-occurrence and the points of pathophysiologic commonality between the metabolic syndrome and major depressive disorder.

authors

  • McIntyre, Roger S
  • Rasgon, Natalie L
  • Kemp, David E
  • Nguyen, Ha T
  • Law, Candy WY
  • Taylor, Valerie
  • Woldeyohannes, Hanna O
  • Alsuwaidan, Mohammad T
  • Soczynska, Joanna K
  • Kim, Byungsu
  • Lourenco, Maria T
  • Kahn, Linda S
  • Goldstein, Benjamin I

publication date

  • February 2009