Laurel Ranger

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Suicide Attempts Associated With Sleep and Circadian Rhythm Disturbances in Bipolar Disorder

Suicide Attempts Associated With Sleep and Circadian Rhythm Disturbances in Bipolar Disorder

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All patients with bipolar disorder had more circadian rhythm and sleep disturbances than healthy control patients.

High-Quality Care as Important as Universal Health Coverage in Reducing Global Mortality

High-Quality Care as Important as Universal Health Coverage in Reducing Global Mortality

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Universal health coverage has been proposed as a way of improving access to healthcare in low- and middle-income countries.

Manufacturers Increase Drug Prices Twice as Fast During Drug Shortages

Manufacturers Increase Drug Prices Twice as Fast During Drug Shortages

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Prices of prescription drugs in short supply between 2015 and 2016 were found to increase more than twice as quickly as they would have in the absence of a shortage.

Improvement in Guidelines for Monitoring Patients Receiving Lithium Essential

Improvement in Guidelines for Monitoring Patients Receiving Lithium Essential

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The quality of patient monitoring may improve if the clinical practice guidelines are improved, as many healthcare professionals use the guidelines in their monitoring of patients taking lithium.

Depressive Symptoms Have Greater Negative Effect on MS Functional Outcomes Than Anxiety

Depressive Symptoms Have Greater Negative Effect on MS Functional Outcomes Than Anxiety

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The authors noted a potential for a complex and dynamic relationship between depression and functional outcomes in multiple sclerosis , with greater dysfunction possibly increasing levels of depression.

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