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Patients with greater clinical symptom severity had lower quality of life and higher functional impairment.
Reviews containing "wishlists" indicate that consumer needs are not adequately addressed by the apps that are currently available.
The findings show no significant difference among sertraline monotherapy, lithium monotherapy, or a combination of the 2 medications.
Serum concentration levels of several antidepressants were lower in cigarette smokers compared with nonsmokers.
No difference was observed in risk of overall cancer in patients with bipolar disorder who use lithium, compared with the general population.
For many off-label indications, the prescribed drug is often not supported by strong evidence for the respective indication.
Appropriate patient section for ketamine treatment should include diagnostic considerations and assessment of other medical, psychological, and social factors.
Differences in refusal rates for pharmacotherapy and psychotherapy were particularly evident for depressive disorders, panic disorder, and social anxiety disorder.
Reducing postpartum depression involves universal screening and appropriate referral and treatment by clinicians.
A better understanding of this complicated condition is key to helping patients reduce symptoms, maximize quality of life, and improve adaptive functioning skills.
Women with a good recovery after stroke and a moderate level of optimism had a 0.40‐fold reduction in the odds of developing new-onset poststroke depression.
Atypical antipsychotic adjunctive therapy and mood stabilizers may be a more effective treatment than mood stabilizer monotherapy.
Depression is common in patients receiving chronic hemodialysis but seems to be ineffectively treated.
Researchers measured vital status records to ascertain death from 16 site-specific malignancies.
Lithium has been the mainstay of treatment for decades, but several other classes of medication have recently been used with varying degrees of success.