Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors for the Elderly

This Editorial from 1993 has no declaration of competing interests for the authors. It may be that the Journal did not require such declarations in 1993. What is known, is that one of the authors, Rob Howard, received payments from the makers of antidepressants at this period of time. This was also the period of the 5 year ‘Defeat Depression Campaign’ which was sponsored by the pharmaceutical industry.