Fair to poor concordance was seen between dermatologist assessment and patient self-reporting.
Variability in definitions of "anxious depression" in research impedes the ability to make clear comparisons.
Single-question self-assessment is not a sufficient marker of identifying depression in people with IBD.
The relationship between selective serotonin-reuptake inhibitor use and outcomes after ischemic stroke was examined.
Although PTSD is a significant component of the ongoing trauma from torture, it is far from representative of the whole spectrum of physical, mental, and psychological distress that survivors experience.
Suicide in prisons is multifactorial, with contributing factors that include medical and mental health issues as well as those involving family, lack of purposeful activity, and conditions of the specific prison environment, as well as the stress of adjusting to incarceration.
Female offspring of women who participated in the Finnish evacuation during World War II were shown to be at increased risk of psychiatric hospitalization.
The growing field of nutritional psychiatry explores the role of diet in mental health.
Investigators conducted a population-based survey to determine the association between mental disorders and back/neck pain.
Genetic risk for schizophrenia was linked to nonoptimal infant neuromotor development.
The ability to track ingestion of medications prescribed for mental illness may be useful for some patients.
Increased depression severity among children with early childhood adverse experiences were shown to be correlated with poor emotional awareness.
Comorbid anxiety disorders among patients with depression or bipolar disorder were not associated with suicide attempts.
In patients with multiple sclerosis, neuroinflammation is linked to anxiety and depression.
Asenapine decreases the time to recurrence of manic and depressive episodes among patients with bipolar I disorder.
Early adherence is an especially problematic, significant and modifiable barrier to quality care for depression.
Lithium is the only medication to demonstrate an antisuicidal effect over and above its action on mood episodes in bipolar disorder.
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.
Making mental health predictions based on clinical presentation has major limitations.
Researchers from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center have discovered the cellular receptor that causes weight gain from antipsychotic drugs.
Combination treatment may provide relief from the distinctive symptoms of severe, recurrent temper outbursts and persistent irritability.
Scores for both anxiety and depression are associated with low BMD.
In young adults, MDD, GAD, and SSRI use is associated with bone metabolism.
Ketamine dosing continues to raise safety concerns.
The risk for mood disorders increases with the more sugar consumed from beverages and food.
A significant improvement in depressive symptoms was measured using validated rating scales.
Of the estimated 38.6 million patients who have a mental health disorder, 7.2 million of them use prescription opioids
Children with celiac disease are at a 1.4-fold increased risk for psychiatric disorders.
John Kane, MD, considers prevention and treatment approaches for mood disorders.
Available data on ketamine use are limited and risks should be considered before its use.
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