Patients with Parkinson disease (PD) who use inappropriate antipsychotics may be at an increased risk for pneumonia compared with patients with PD who use more appropriate atypical antipsychotics.
A Finnish study published in BMJ found key differences in the conceptions of psychiatric diseases among the general public, physicians, nurses, and legislators.
The odds of receiving an ADHD diagnosis were increased with having an eating disorder, depressive disorder, bipolar disorder, or anxiety disorder.
Cord biomarkers of in utero acetaminophen exposure tied to increased risk for childhood ADHD, ASD.
Published studies that included data on the risk for PD in patients with BD vs the general population without BD were included in a systematic review.
Interpretation of results limited by high dropout rate, null findings of prespecified analyses.
Nourianz is now available as an adjunctive treatment to levodopa/carbidopa in adult patients with Parkinson disease (PD) experiencing “off” episodes.
Convincing evidence was observed for an association between SSRI use and increased risk for suicide attempt or completion in children and adolescents.
Higher odds seen for specific lesions, including atrial, ventricular septal defects.
Researchers conducted a systematic review and meta-analysis to identify prevalence estimates of mental health disorders in a population of individuals with autism.