Bipolar Disorder

Aspirin, <I>N</I>-Acetylcysteine Effective Adjunctive Treatments in Bipolar Depression

Aspirin, N-Acetylcysteine Effective Adjunctive Treatments in Bipolar Depression

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Investigators examine the therapeutic effects of NSAIDs and NAC in patients with bipolar disorder.

Characteristics of Unipolar Mania, Distinct from Bipolar Disorder, Described

Characteristics of Unipolar Mania, Distinct from Bipolar Disorder, Described

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Investigators sought to compare differences in clinical characteristics between patients with mania and those with bipolar disorder I.

Potential Biomarker Differentiates Between Bipolar Disorder With, Without Psychosis

Potential Biomarker Differentiates Between Bipolar Disorder With, Without Psychosis

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Altered glucose uptake in certain key regions in the brain may serve as a potential biomarker for key features in bipolar disorder.

Suboptimal Serum Lithium Level Monitoring Observed in Older Adults

Suboptimal Serum Lithium Level Monitoring Observed in Older Adults

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Only 24.1% of lithium users met the standards from the International Society for Bipolar Disorders to screen for lithium levels and renal function every 3 months in older adults.

Bipolar Disorder Type I Associated With Worse Depression Course Than Type II

Bipolar Disorder Type I Associated With Worse Depression Course Than Type II

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Investigators observed patterns of changes in depressive symptoms in a cohort of 482 patients with bipolar disorder by using trajectory analysis.

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