Findings indicated that no significance of epidermal growth factor levels and fibroblast growth factor-2 levels were found in elderly patients with major depressive disorder.
Investigators compared trajectories of depressive symptoms in sexual-minority adolescents and heterosexual adolescents from age 10 to 21.
Patients with chronic pain and a history of physical and sexual abuse were found to be more likely to concurrently use benzodiazepine and opioids.
The investigational fatty acid amide hydrolase inhibitor PF-04457845 may decrease cannabis withdrawal symptoms and dependence in men.
The use of trazodone in older patients with dementia was associated with similar levels of risk for falls and fractures as atypical antipsychotics.
More than two-thirds of patients with serious psychological distress used outpatient mental health services in 2014 to 2015, an increase of 14.3% from 2004 to 2005.
Only 24.1% of lithium users met the standards from the International Society for Bipolar Disorders to screen for lithium levels and renal function every 3 months in older adults.
Sandoz and Pear Therapeutics announced the launch of reSET-O, a new digital therapeutic for patients aged ≥18 years with opioid use disorder (OUD) currently under clinician care.
Investigators examined the effects of a person-centered music listening intervention on mood, agitation, and social engagement in people living with dementia.
Clinicians should be discerning when evaluating meta-analyses of schizophrenia add-on therapies such as statins and antidepressants.
Researchers studied the relationship between self-reported cognitive complaints and work functioning in employed patients with major depressive disorder treated with desvenlafaxine.
Patients with spondylosis, intervertebral disk disorders, and other back issues and comorbid depression may have greater healthcare expenditures than those without the comorbidity.
Both electronic referral and care management by social workers increase the effective use of mental health services for adolescents in the United States significantly.