Mood Disorders Information Center
These data support the clinical use of combinatorial pharmacogenetics for patients with major depressive disorder.
Older adults with bipolar disorder may benefit from a detailed assessment of the use of substances.
A 25-item true and false questionnaire was used to assess knowledge of bipolar disorder.
Personal recovery improved more rapidly for participants in the anxiety in bipolar disorder intervention, but not social and personal functioning.
Investigators determined that titrating sertraline to 100 mg/day vs 50 mg/day for initial antidepressant therapy for a new MDD episode has no added benefit and increases cost.
Transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) uses magnetic fields to stimulate nerve cells in the brain.
Does Bipolar I Disorder Effect the Course of Conduct/Antisocial Personality Disorders in Adolescents?
Adolescents with bipolar I disorder whose symptoms are in remission are significantly less likely to experience conduct disorder or antisocial personality disorder.
Findings seen across spectrum of care -- outpatient, emergency department, inpatient.
There is no distinct cut off for the Functional Assessment Short Test between none, mind, moderate, and severe functional impairment.
Perseris, an atypical antipsychotic, has an extended-release delivery system that releases sustained levels of risperidone over 1 month.