Laurel Ranger

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Higher Incidence of Mania in Adults With Intellectual Disabilities vs General Population

Higher Incidence of Mania in Adults With Intellectual Disabilities vs General Population

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The incidence rates of depression and mania in adults with intellectual disabilities were examined.

Risk for Neurodevelopmental Disorders Increased in Siblings of ADHD Probands

Risk for Neurodevelopmental Disorders Increased in Siblings of ADHD Probands

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These results may be used to improve early identification of at-risk siblings based on a proband diagnosis of ADHD.

Phonemic Verbal Advantage in Mild Cognitive Impairment May Predict Risk for Alzheimer Disease

Phonemic Verbal Advantage in Mild Cognitive Impairment May Predict Risk for Alzheimer Disease

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Patients with a phonemic advantage at baseline should be followed more closely with a higher index of suspicion for progression to Alzheimer disease.

Polygenic Risk Scores Do Not Explain Variation Associated With Genetic Risk for BD, MDD

Polygenic Risk Scores Do Not Explain Variation Associated With Genetic Risk for BD, MDD

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Investigators conducted a review to examine the associations between major depressive disorder and bipolar disorder risk scores and phenotypic outcomes.

Violence in Schizophrenia Associated With Several Risk Factors at Diagnosis

Violence in Schizophrenia Associated With Several Risk Factors at Diagnosis

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In patients with a history of pre-diagnostic violence, a history of non-violent offending in the 18-month period pre-diagnosis was the strongest predictor of future violence.

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