Fatigue and depressive symptoms had a negative effect on work stability in patients with ankylosing spondylitis.
Weighted and combined multi-gene pharmacogenomic testing significantly increased clinical response and remission rates for patients with major depressive disorder.
Association seen in patients with cerebral palsy without accompanying intellectual disability.
Depression is a common comorbidity in people living with HIV, with lifetime prevalence estimates ranging from 22% to 61%.
The European Medicine Agency has reported that there may be an association between long-term lithium use and reports of both renal tumors and thyroid cancer.
Although the holiday season may be joyous for some, others may feel the sting of depression; therefore, it is important to monitor patients during this time of year.
Limiting exposure to 30 minutes per day cut loneliness and depression in undergraduates.
Depression severity predicts increased likelihood of alcohol use; link for reverse pathway inconsistent.
Patients with diabetes and depressive symptoms who received community-based peer support for diabetes management reported less frequent acute care visits and hospitalizations than patients with diabetes without depressive symptoms.
2007 to 2017 also saw increases in depression and suicidality, while decrease observed in stigma.
NRX-101 combines D-cycloserine (DCS), an N-methyl-D-aspartate (NMDA) receptor antagonist, and lurasidone, a D2/5-HT2a receptor antagonist.
An adjunctive buprenorphine/samidorphan combination seems beneficial for patients with major depressive disorder with inadequate response to antidepressant therapy.
Investigators examine the association between depression and metabolic syndrome, factoring in diet and physical activity.
For adults with type 2 diabetes, plant-based diets can improve psychological health, quality of life, hemoglobin A1c levels.
Patients at high risk for postpartum depression may need denser analgesia control after delivery.
Researchers examined evidence suggesting that probiotics may exert antidepressant effects via anti-inflammatory mechanisms.
Data from the CDC show that the prevalence of anxiety and depression is higher among adults with arthritis compared with the general population.
Employment status displayed a lagged effect on depression, with retirement preceding higher levels of depression 2 years after initial retirement status report.
The quality of patient monitoring may improve if the clinical practice guidelines are improved, as many healthcare professionals use the guidelines in their monitoring of patients taking lithium.
Screening of adult patients with significant depressive symptoms is often inadequate in the primary care setting, especially among those with hazardous alcohol consumption.
Light treatments successfully corrected abnormal timing of melatonin circadian rhythms in perimenopausal women with depression and improved mood and sleep within 2 weeks.
Use of serotonin reuptake inhibitors for maternal depression may increase the risk for low birth weight in children.
The combined effects of pain with insomnia and pain with depression increased diverse types of health care use.
Extreme differences in daily photoperiod during pregnancy may be related to risk for lifetime depression in offspring.
These data support the clinical use of combinatorial pharmacogenetics for patients with major depressive disorder.
The 5 topics addressed by the 11-member expert panel include epidemiology, clinical presentation, therapeutic effects of antidepressants, effects of hormone therapy, and the effectiveness of other therapies (eg, psychotherapy, exercise, natural health products).
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.
Findings seen across spectrum of care -- outpatient, emergency department, inpatient.
Results showed an increased risk of bleeding with SRIs by 1.16-2.36 times with an even higher 3.17- to 10.9-fold risk with concomitant NSAIDs.
Depressed mood more common in young pregnant women today than in their mothers' generation.