Therapeutic response to antidepressants is highly variable, which may be partially due to associated side effects.
Methods to prevent depression could help reduce the disease burden for both affected persons and society.
The researchers proposed integrating mental health screening and treatment into pediatric cardiology care.
Dose escalation may be a proxy for loss of control or undetected abuse known to be associated with depression.
Many dialysis patients also do not wish to receive aggressive treatment for their depression.
Anything that has the potential to disturb the serotonin signaling process has the potential to result in a wide variety of malformations.
There is no evidence that protecting women's mental health concerns should restrict abortion access.
Psychological factors drive expectations of poor outcomes following total knee arthroplasty.
Women in the menopausal transition and early postmenopause are at higher risk for depressive symptoms and negative mood than those in late postmenopause.
Concomitant use of oral anticoagulants among people taking SSRIs contributed to a significantly higher risk for ICH.
Fear and anxiety showed the strongest correlation with development of major depression in children.
Patients with tension-type headaches had a significantly higher prevalence of anxiety and depression.
Elevated cytokine levels could help to identify children who are unlikely to respond to treatment with fluoxetine.
Individuals suffering from depression, as well as persons diagnosed with temporal lobe epilepsy, present with dysfunction across several cognitive domains.
Cigarette smoking prevalence among persons with severe mental illness is approximately 3 times greater than the rate observed in the general population.
Depression symptoms at baseline correlated with increased mortality among participants with early- but not late-stage disease.
Approximately 80% of depressive episodes have their onset during the first six months following traumatic brain injury.
Pupillary reactivity to emotional stimuli has been investigated to provide objective information about the risk for recurrence of depressive symptoms in women.
Lower diversity of microbial populations in the human gut has been identified in individuals with major depressive disorder.
Regular evaluation and assessment along with a personalized "step approach" is essential for effective pain management.
An over-reliance on the internet could indicate depression, anxiety, or impulsivity in college students.
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.
Researchers investigated the lasting effects of whole body hyperthermia (WBH) in the first randomized, double-blind, [placebo]-controlled study of WBH for the treatment of MDD.
Dysfunction across several cognitive domains is often concomitant with depression.
"Detecting depression in the emergency department is of utmost importance," Dr. Brickman and colleagues wrote in their publication.
The registry contains more than 10,000 EEGs and 38,000 pharmacological outcomes, and is accessible to clinicians worldwide.
Brain-derived Neurotrophic Factor and its Precursor proBDNF as Diagnostic Biomarkers for Mood DisordersSeptember 12, 2016
mBDNF/proBDNF ratio could potentially serve as a novel biomarker for mood disorders.
Atrophy of numerous structures within the central nervous system has been observed in persons suffering from depression.
Dementia risk was particularly elevated in patients with depression who had higher scores on cognitive tests at baseline.
The First Baby Study at Penn State College of Medicine includes more than 3 000 women in Pennsylvania having their first baby.
Psychiatry Advisor Articles
- Naltrexone-Assisted Detox vs Buprenorphine Taper for Opioid Dependence
- Suicide Prevention and Intervention: Cross-Cultural Perspectives
- Pediatric Patients Should Undergo Electrocardiogram Assessment Before Antipsychotic Treatment
- Which Antidepressants May Cause Birth Defects?
- Best Practices for Treatment of Bipolar Disorder