Investigators examined the prevalence and impact of comorbid anxiety in patients with bipolar disorder using the Bipolar Inventory of Symptoms Scale.
For patients with both physical and mental health-related long-term conditions, missing healthcare appointments is associated with an increased risk of multimorbidity.
The use of benzodiazepine, only if prescribed, may not affect retention of methadone medication-assisted treatment.
Investigators sought to identify cognitive subgroups in patients with bipolar disorder, no known neuropsychological performance issues, and no drug or alcohol dependence or abuse issues.
Data underscore the prospective impact of parental drinking and psychiatric symptoms on childhood mental health outcomes.
Researchers found no association between depression severity and brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) levels, and no correlation between BDNF levels and response to electroconvulsive therapy.
It’s no surprise that recent events, including the confirmation hearings for Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh, have elicited a number of painful memories for people across the United States.
Investigators examined whether adolescents who use marijuana heavily develop acute psychotic symptoms at a much higher rate than youths who use marijuana minimally or not at all.
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.