Researchers emphasized the need for outcomes research in pediatric populations to elucidate the long-term effects of early and sustained psychotropic medication exposure.
Further investigation into the family-based mechanisms of childhood-onset bipolar disorder may assist in the development of future targeted, effective therapies.
Reduction in relative amplitude tied to higher risk of lifetime major depressive disorder, bipolar disorder
Meta-analysis shows reduction in depressive symptoms with RET, with considerable heterogeneity
Review of 4 studies shows positive link for clinically significant anxiety in midlife, future dementia
Children with chronic irritability, including depressive or anxious moods, may be at an increased risk for suicidality or suicidal thoughts as adolescents.
Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors and other antidepressants, such as tricyclic antidepressants, are associated with increased adverse outcomes in patients aged 20 to 64 years diagnosed with depression.
After program initiation in 10 high schools, students responded positively to the campaign by having greater awareness, better identification skills of depression, and reduced stigma.
According to research presented at the 2018 American Heart Association's Epidemiology and Prevention/Lifestyle and Cardiometabolic Health Scientific Sessions in New Orleans.
Investigators sought to determine the national prevalence of adults with a major depressive disorder diagnosis according to DSM-5 from 2012 to 2013.
Implementing mental health services early on in pediatric oncology patients has significant benefits, as managing such distress before symptom severity worsens creates better short- and long-term outcomes.
A large number of non-pregnant women of child-bearing age have untreated depression.
Bullying and maltreatment may be factors that explain the high pregnancy levels in teenage sexual minorities.
For major depressive disorder patients in remission, cognitive behavioral therapy is an effective intervention for relapse prevention at either short- or long-term follow-up.
The chances of starting treatment were doubled for patients under 44 years compared to patients older than 60.
The American Academy of Pediatrics has updated clinical practice guidelines to assist primary care clinicians in the management of adolescent depression.
Some of the most effective antidepressants included agomelatine, amitriptyline, escitalopram, and mirtazapine.
Chronicity of depression is associated with increased likelihood of failure along the continuum of HIV care.
Sertraline and group cognitive behavioral therapy have similar long-term antidepressant effects in the treatment of mild to moderate depression.
Depression less common in as family income increased and less common in non-Hispanic Asians.
Prazosin does not alleviate distressing dreams or improve sleep quality among veterans with chronic posttraumatic stress disorder
In patients undergoing TAVR or SAVR, approximately 1 in 3 had depressive symptoms at baseline and a higher risk of short-term and midterm mortality.
A significant affiliation between symptoms of anxiety and a decrease in episodic memory was reported in healthy seniors 60 years and older.
Prolonged exposure therapy reduced PTSD symptom severity more than minimal-contact control.
Depressive symptoms at the time of treatment planning can predict overall 2 year mortality in patients with head and neck cancer.
Between 2008 and 2015 there was an increase in the number of US adults who received outpatient mental health care in the specialty sector.
Apathy and depressive symptoms are independently associated with incident dementia in community-dwelling older people.
Researchers recommend 7 online tools and mobile apps to help healthcare professionals reduce stress, burnout, depression, and suicidal behaviors.
Positive emotions and low levels of depression after a cardiovascular disease (CVD) event are associated with low risk for mortality during a 15-year period.
Practicing after childbirth, wage gaps, and additional work from home are some of the factors that cause burnout in female physicians.