Although some pharmacological agents may help improve abstinence and treatment retention in patients with cocaine use disorder, the majority of these drugs are ineffective for treating this condition.
Doctors can now prescribe lethal dose of a drug to terminally ill and it will not be legally a suicide.
Group cognitive behavioral therapy was found to benefit patients with chronic pain with low levels of literacy, education, and cognitive memory more than pain psychoeducation.
Medicaid recipients were more likely to access psychiatric care through a walk-in session than through a scheduled appointment.
The global burden of serious health-related suffering is set to increase 47 percent by 2060.
Although atopic dermatitis in infancy was not associated with later behavioral problems, at 6.5 years old, children who experienced asthma or atopic dermatitis symptoms within the past year were at increased risk for concomitant emotional problems.
Both conditions will be included in the 11th edition of the WHO International Classification of Diseases.
Investigators sought to determine whether persons with psoriasis exposed to biologics are at increased risk for development of a psychiatric illness.
Transgender people will no longer be classified as having a mental disorder by the World Health Organization..
A new tool can identify the health-related quality of life among caregivers of individuals with traumatic brain injury.