(PSYCHIATRIC TIMES) - Educational Objectives:
After reading this article, you will be familiar with:
* The function of the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis and the significance of cortisol in the etiology of depression.
* Consequences of hypercortisolemia.
* The cognitive deficits associated with mood disorders, even during euthymia.
* Evolving strategies to target the dysfunctional HPA axis and treat mood and cognitive symptoms.
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