Editor’s Choice – Volume 17 N° 2
In this issue of Dialogues in Clinical Neuroscience, several authors have stressed the importance of understudied and underserved populations.
Park and Rosenstein
have conducted an excellent review on adolescents and young adults with cancer who are at high risk for depression due to disruptions in their developmental trajectory and increased likelihood of aggressive disease.
Meltzer-Brody and Jones
have drawn our attention to the potentially harmful effects of untreated perinatal mood disorders during pregnancy, including delayed prenatal growth, higher rates of prematurity and maternal perinatal mortality.
Rosenbaum et al
review the current treatment approaches for resistant depression, which remains a challenge in the 21st century.