Temperament traits and remission of depression: A naturalistic six-month longitudinal study.


Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, CTS-549 Research Group, Institute of Neurosciences, Universidad de Granada, Av. Investigación 11 - Torre A, Planta 9, E-18071 Granada, Spain. Electronic address: [Email]


The aim of this naturalistic longitudinal study was to add evidence regarding the potential of Cloninger's temperament traits (novelty seeking, harm avoidance, reward dependence and persistence) for predicting the effect of pharmacological treatment on the rates of therapeutic response and remission.


Depression,Outcome,Pharmacological treatment,Remission,Response,Temperament,Tridimensional Personality Questionnaire,