Investigators aimed to determine the number of women who came to a treatment decision using the shared decision-making tool.
Chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS) is associated with incidence of depression and anxiety.
Certain opioids are less effective for postoperative pain in patients taking selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor antidepressants.
A 2-week vacation may be essential to your health as a practicing physician.
Physician-mothers who care for seriously ill children, spouses, or parents have higher rates of burnout and mood disorders.
Researchers call for improvements in adolescent mental health services and connecting vulnerable adolescents with delinquency-reduction programs targeting self-control and self-regulation.
Trazodone is not associated with a reduced risk for dementia compared with other antidepressants at the prodromal stage of disease.
If approved by the FDA, an esketamine nasal spray would provide a new mechanism of action for treating treatment-resistant depression.
Heart rate variability factors may predict therapeutic response in patients with major depressive disorder and panic disorder.
General impairment in cognition is a feature of first-degree relatives of family members with major depressive disorder.
Findings validate a potential protective relationship between physical activity and depression and indicate the need for objective measurement of physical activity in mental health studies.
The US Preventive Services Task Force concluded that providing or referring pregnant or postpartum women to counseling has a moderate net benefit in preventing perinatal depression.
Few adolescents meet sleep, physical activity, and screen-time guidelines concurrently.
The FDA has issued a Complete Response Letter to Alkermes regarding the New Drug Application for ALKS 5461, an investigational adjunctive treatment for major depressive disorder.
The association between chronic and disabling hip pain, and obesity and depression was examined.
Participating in physical activity for 150 min/wk at moderate-to-vigorous intensity may protect older adults with symptoms of depression from cognitive decline.
Physicians who receive direct pharmaceutical payments for opioid prescribing prescribe more opioids, especially hydrocodone and oxycodone.
Improving clinic capacity to respond to patients’ social needs may reduce primary care physician burnout.
Current or recent exposure to benzodiazepines and related drugs may increase the risk for pneumonia.
The suicide rate among physicians far exceeds that of the general population.
A combination of an opiate receptor antagonist with ketamine may reduce addiction risk in patients with depression.
Caution may be needed before adapting to the use of accelerated repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation as a new standard treatment for major depressive disorder and treatment-resistant depression.
Research demonstrates the benefits of early adoption and underlines the importance of improved support for children in foster care.
Investigators believe that self-guided internet-based cognitive behavioral therapy may increase accessibility to mental health treatment in patients with depressive symptoms.
Meta-analysis data suggest a correlation between fatigue and depression in postpartum mothers, although study heterogeneity limits the strength of this association.
This rise in prescribing of prescription opioids in the last 2 decades of the 20th century occurred at a time during which medical professionals were urged to resort to prescription opioids to manage untreated and chronic noncancer pain.
A shortage of the anti-anxiety drug buspirone in the United States has patients and doctors concerned.
Interventions targeting motor activity and energy may be more efficacious than current approaches targeting depressed mood in adults with bipolar disorder.
For internal medicine interns, depressive symptoms increase during internship, with poor faculty feedback and inpatient learning experience associated with increased depressive symptoms.
Investigators aimed to assess whether anxiety symptoms predict cognitive decline and mortality in older adults with a mental health diagnosis.
Is the risk of depression or self-harm greater in women who have experienced complications following transvaginal mesh midurethral sling placement?
Between 2016 and 2017, the mean paid childbearing leave for faculty physicians at 12 top United States medical schools was just 8.6 weeks.
Investigators sought to determine whether disordered social media use was associated with similar personality traits as risk alcohol use.
By offering free tuition, NYU hopes to bring more diversity to their medical school program.
Outpatient benzodiazepine use increased from 2003 to 2015
Due to low compliance rates, researchers examine whether new approaches are needed to identify, address barriers to physical activity during pregnancy.
A UCL-Lancet Commission set out to examine data related to the health and well-being of international migrants.
Therapists implementing interpersonal psychotherapy for depressed adolescents should routinely monitor depression symptoms and consider augmenting treatment for insufficient responders as early as week 4 of treatment.
From 2007 to 2016, there was an increase in the proportion of substance use treatment facilities offering medication treatment.
Concurrent use of benzodiazepine receptor modulators and opioids and of nonselective and selective benzodiazepine receptor modulators increased from 1999-2000 to 2013-2014.
Long-term physician-patient relationships are increasingly rare in the era of electronic documentation.
Researchers conducted a study examining rapastinel’s in vitro pharmacologic effects on the NMDAR in a rat model.
In patients with major depression, having a comorbid diagnosis of ADHD may be associated with bipolar disorder diathesis, mixed features, and multiple psychiatric comorbidities.
Study showed an association between depression in fathers during the postnatal period and subsequent depression in girls at age 18 years.
Investigators conducted a randomized controlled trial of a mental health self-directed care program, assessing participant outcomes, service satisfaction, and cost.
A combination of sleep deprivation and light therapy may alleviate symptoms in patients experiencing depressive episodes.
A greater number of early adverse life events as well as more severe traumatic experiences were found to be associated with an increased risk for developing irritable bowel syndrome.
Researchers sought to determine whether prenatal exposure to valproate and other antiepileptic drugs (AEDs) increases the risk for ADHD in offspring.
Primary care providers are well positioned to provide critical support and personalized care for youth with gender dysphoria and their caregivers or families.
Investigators examined the prevalence and impact of comorbid anxiety in patients with bipolar disorder using the Bipolar Inventory of Symptoms Scale.