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Examining Rates of Conversion From Unipolar Depression to Bipolar Disorder

Examining Rates of Conversion From Unipolar Depression to Bipolar Disorder

Making mental health predictions based on clinical presentation has major limitations.

Cognition in Depression: A Critical Domain for Health Outcomes, Measurement, and Treatment

Cognition in Depression: A Critical Domain for Health Outcomes, Measurement, and Treatment

Dr. Roger McIntyre suggests that the clinical relevance of cognitive dysfunction for any individual patient can only be adjudicated on a case-by-case basis.

What Neuroimaging Can Teach us About Depression

What Neuroimaging Can Teach us About Depression

Neuroimaging studies have shown several neurophysiological substrates for depression: An overview by Theodore Henderson, MD, PhD.

Cognitive Function's Importance to Recovery in Depression

Cognitive Function's Importance to Recovery in Depression

Patients commonly report inter-episodic cognitive complaints during the "remitted" phases of depression that negatively affect their ability to engage in more cognitively demanding activities.

The Benefits and Consequences of Legalized Marijuana

The Benefits and Consequences of Legalized Marijuana

Questions remain as to whether botanically-derived marijuana offers clinical benefit over pharmaceutical-grade THC, its active ingredient.

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Neuroinflammation Associated With Anxiety, Depression in Multiple Sclerosis

Neuroinflammation Associated With Anxiety, Depression in Multiple Sclerosis

In patients with multiple sclerosis, neuroinflammation is linked to anxiety and depression.

Psychosocial Intervention Improves Early Adherence to Antidepressants

Psychosocial Intervention Improves Early Adherence to Antidepressants

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

Risk of Anxiety Disorder Relapse After Discontinuing Antidepressants

Risk of Anxiety Disorder Relapse After Discontinuing Antidepressants

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.

Augmentation Therapy for Treatment-Resistant Major Depressive Disorder

Augmentation Therapy for Treatment-Resistant Major Depressive Disorder

Augmentation therapy for treatment-resistant major depressive disorder includes multiple options with different strengths and limitations.

Anxiety and Depression's Effect on BMD in Anorexia

Anxiety and Depression's Effect on BMD in Anorexia

Scores for both anxiety and depression are associated with low BMD.

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