Treatment Desired Outcomes

The goals of therapy for the depressed patient are the resolution of depressive symptoms, a return to euthymia, and prevention of relapse and recurrence of depressive symptoms. One extremely important goal in the treatment of MDD is the prevention of suicidal attempts. Other desired outcomes include improvement of the patient's quality of life, normalization of functioning in areas such as work and relationships, avoidance or minimization of adverse effects, and reduction of health care costs.15

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