KoKoAung E.,Joanna Briggs Institute JBI |
KoKoAung E.,Noarlunga Mental Health Service |
Aromataris E.,University of Adelaide
JBI Database of Systematic Reviews and Implementation Reports | Year: 2012
Review question/objective: The objective of this systematic review is to synthesise the best available evidence on the association between treatment with selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRI) and suicidality/suicide in older people over the age of 60 years who suffer from major depression.More specifically, the review question will be: Does treatment with SSRIs increase the risk of suicide in older people over the age of 60 years who suffer from major depression? © 2012, Joanna Briggs Institute. All rights reserved.