Investigators observed a link between food insecurity — difficulty affording enough food to support regular, balanced meals — and increased probability of binge-eating disorder and obesity, according to study results.
Investigators evaluated the cost-effectiveness of augmentation with either aripiprazole or bupropion in patients with depression compared with switching to a new antidepressant.
An analysis of once-daily valbenazine trials revealed improvements in tardive dyskinesia in patients with mood disorders.
Researchers found that there is a potential for the use of intravenous ketamine for anxious treatment-resistant depression.
Products covered under the Clozapine REMS program include Clozaril (HLS Therapeutics), Fazaclo (Jazz), and Versacloz (TruPharma), in addition to all generic versions.
A negative association between number of cigarettes per day and quality of life was observed in patients with psychosis.
Sleep has important functions for the regulation of mood and emotion, and treatment of sleep disturbances in bipolar disorder may improve patient outcomes.
The consequence of the shutdown means the budget appropriated by Congress for the Agency is on hold, resulting in ~7000 of it’s 17,000 employees being furloughed.
Dr Pransky shares some examples of robots that have shown impressive psychiatric applications, as well as her thoughts on giving robots the critical role of delivering healthcare to human beings.
Changes in anxiety, depression, or insomnia symptoms were examined in patients with opioid use disorder taking extended-release naltrexone or buprenorphine-naloxone.
The risk for mental disorders increased after severe infections requiring hospitalizations in children.
A set of characteristics of nonmedical use of prescription opioids in adolescents may help identify youth at high risk for substance use disorder, including opioid misuse, in early midlife.
Despite the reduction in the ability to exercise free will associated with substance use disorders and the severity of these disorders, pregnancy appears to have protective effects.