A comparison of sertraline versus tricyclic antidepressants in primary care. I: Efficacy and effectiveness

Julien Forder, Shane Kavanagh, Andrew Fenyo (1995)


This paper compares the effectiveness - in primary care settings - of treatment for depression using sertraline (an SSRI) to a range of commonly prescribed TCAs. A companion paper examines the utilisation of care services and the consequent costs.