depression

Antidepressant Effectiveness, Tolerability of Minocycline vs Placebo

Antidepressant Effectiveness, Tolerability of Minocycline vs Placebo

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Minocycline has a large antidepressant effect and good tolerability compared with placebo.

Digital Mood Tracking Technologies: Improved Care in Patients With Mood Disorders

Digital Mood Tracking Technologies: Improved Care in Patients With Mood Disorders

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Smartphone and tracking devices can equip clinicians with a better understanding of mood states and behavior.

Interventions for Depression in Adults With Intellectual Disabilities

Interventions for Depression in Adults With Intellectual Disabilities

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Depressive symptoms in patients with intellectual disabilities were decreased equally by 2 distinct interventions.

Frequency of Cannabis Use Tied to Relationship Between Pain, Mood Disorders

Frequency of Cannabis Use Tied to Relationship Between Pain, Mood Disorders

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Frequent cannabis users experience more pain and negative affects than less- frequent users.

Neuropsychiatric Symptoms Occur More Frequently in Relatives of Patients With ALS

Neuropsychiatric Symptoms Occur More Frequently in Relatives of Patients With ALS

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Family members of ALS patients have higher rates of neuropsychiatric conditions.

Frequent Migraines Increase Severity of Anxiety, Depression

Frequent Migraines Increase Severity of Anxiety, Depression

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Patients with frequent migraines were shown to have an increased risk for depression and anxiety.

No Association Between Comorbid Anxiety Disorders, Suicide Attempts

No Association Between Comorbid Anxiety Disorders, Suicide Attempts

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Comorbid anxiety disorders among patients with depression or bipolar disorder were not associated with suicide attempts.

Higher Incidence of Psychiatric Disorder Diagnosis Among Women With Psoriatic Arthritis

Higher Incidence of Psychiatric Disorder Diagnosis Among Women With Psoriatic Arthritis

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In women with PsA, there is a higher prevalence of ADHD and depression.

Depression Linked to Early Disease Activity in Rheumatoid Arthritis

Depression Linked to Early Disease Activity in Rheumatoid Arthritis

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There is an increased risk for depression and persistent depression in patients with rheumatoid arthritis.

Supplemental CBT Plus Antidepressant Therapy Benefits Treatment-Resistant Depression

Supplemental CBT Plus Antidepressant Therapy Benefits Treatment-Resistant Depression

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No prior randomized controlled trials have tested supplementing routine medication management with CBT in patients with drug-resistant depression.

Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing Reduces PTSD Symptoms

Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing Reduces PTSD Symptoms

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Posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms can be reduced by eye movement desensitization and reprocessing.

Extremely Low Birth Weight May Increase Risk for Anxiety, Depression

Extremely Low Birth Weight May Increase Risk for Anxiety, Depression

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Researchers examined whether extremely low birth weight is associated with the presence of and response to traditional risk factors for anxiety and depression in adulthood.

Near-Infrared Phototherapy Brings Remission for Depressed Patients

Near-Infrared Phototherapy Brings Remission for Depressed Patients

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In patients with comorbid depression and TBI, multi-Watt transcranial near-infrared light therapy is effective.

Postpartum Anxiety, Depression Reduced by Probiotics

Postpartum Anxiety, Depression Reduced by Probiotics

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Postpartum depression and anxiety were reduced by daily intake of the probiotic HN001.

SSRI Use Associated With Increased Type 2 Diabetes Risk in Young Adults

SSRI Use Associated With Increased Type 2 Diabetes Risk in Young Adults

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There is an increased risk of T2D in young adults who use SSRIs or SNRIs.

Maintenance rTMS for Treatment-Resistant Depression

Maintenance rTMS for Treatment-Resistant Depression

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This review explored studies that investigated the efficacy and safety of maintenance rTMS following successful acute treatment with rTMS or ECT in treatment-resistant patients with unipolar or bipolar depression.

Duration of Untreated Depression Predicts Depression Severity

Duration of Untreated Depression Predicts Depression Severity

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Depression severity has been found to be associated with the length of time it goes untreated.

Vagus Nerve Stimulation in HIV-Associated Depression

Vagus Nerve Stimulation in HIV-Associated Depression

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Up to 30% of patients with HIV are resistant to standard interventions for depression.

Psychosocial Intervention Improves Early Adherence to Antidepressants

Psychosocial Intervention Improves Early Adherence to Antidepressants

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Early adherence is an especially problematic, significant and modifiable barrier to quality care for depression.

Antidepressant Use and Dementia Risk in the Elderly

Antidepressant Use and Dementia Risk in the Elderly

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Antidepressants categorized as potentially inappropriate medication for elderly patients were associated with an increased risk of dementia.

Depression, Psychosis High Among Factors Leading to Surgical Readmission

Depression, Psychosis High Among Factors Leading to Surgical Readmission

Patient behavior is affected with factors associated with readmission in THA patients.

Depression: A Predictor of Detachment From Employment After MI

Depression: A Predictor of Detachment From Employment After MI

About 25% of adults are detached from the workplace after being discharged for MI.

Depression, Anxiety Associated With Recurrent Chest Pain

Depression, Anxiety Associated With Recurrent Chest Pain

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Researchers sought to determine whether psychological states are associated with recurrent chest pain.

Depression Reduced by Social Belonging, Feelings of Inclusion

Depression Reduced by Social Belonging, Feelings of Inclusion

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A sense of belonging and connectivity are associated with a reduced incidence of paranoia and depression.

CBT, Acceptance Commitment Therapy Helpful for Those With Chronic Pain

CBT, Acceptance Commitment Therapy Helpful for Those With Chronic Pain

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For people with chronic pain, psychological interventions have been helpful.

Risk of Anxiety Disorder Relapse After Discontinuing Antidepressants

Risk of Anxiety Disorder Relapse After Discontinuing Antidepressants

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Researchers examined whether the risk of relapse or time to relapse was related to type of anxiety disorder, duration of previous treatment, and other factors.

Considerations for SNRI, SSRI Use in Pediatric Psychiatric Disorders

Considerations for SNRI, SSRI Use in Pediatric Psychiatric Disorders

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A study examined the efficacy and safety of SNRIs and SSRIs in children and adolescents.

Leisurely Exercise Regimen May Reduce Incidence of Depression

Leisurely Exercise Regimen May Reduce Incidence of Depression

There is a reduced risk of depression in the future with regular exercise.

Do Antidepressants Improve Chronic Pain in Pediatric Patients?

Do Antidepressants Improve Chronic Pain in Pediatric Patients?

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There is no conclusive evidence that antidepressants reduce chronic non-cancer pain in pediatric patients.

Antidepressant Adherence Inversely Related to Mortality in Parkinson's Disease

Antidepressant Adherence Inversely Related to Mortality in Parkinson's Disease

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An inverse relationship was shown between antidepressant medication adherence and all-cause mortality in Parkinson's patients.

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