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Schizophrenia Polygenetic Risk Score as a Predictor of Bipolar Disorder With Psychosis

Schizophrenia Polygenetic Risk Score as a Predictor of Bipolar Disorder With Psychosis

Schizophrenia polygenic risk scores better predict bipolar disorder with manic psychosis than with only depressive psychosis.

Influence of Family Functioning on Youth at High Risk For Psychosis

Influence of Family Functioning on Youth at High Risk For Psychosis

Family functioning may be a meaningful factor for young individuals with a clinically high risk for psychosis.

Color Vision Impairment in Schizophrenia May Be Due to Medication

Color Vision Impairment in Schizophrenia May Be Due to Medication

Investigators sought to determine whether the type of medication used for the treatment of schizophrenia affects color vision.

Sleep Disorders Linked to Nonaffective Psychosis in Young Adults

Sleep Disorders Linked to Nonaffective Psychosis in Young Adults

Investigators examined the correlation with sleep disorders such as insomnia, and sleep apnea with early psychosis.

Lancet Commission to Tackle Health Inequalities in Mental Illness

Lancet Commission to Tackle Health Inequalities in Mental Illness

The Lancet Commission, "Improving Physical Health Outcomes in People With Mental Illness, will launch in August 2019 with a goal summarizing recent advances, identifying high-priority areas, and presenting updated recommendations regarding physical health inequalities in patients with mental illness.

The Impact of Deafness on Hallucinations and Delusions

The Impact of Deafness on Hallucinations and Delusions

Although research has filled some of the knowledge gaps in the association between psychosis and hearing impairment, more data about this phenomenon and its confounding factors are needed.

Cannabidiol May Normalize Brain Function for Patients With Clinical High Risk for Psychosis

Cannabidiol May Normalize Brain Function for Patients With Clinical High Risk for Psychosis

Investigators examine neurocognitive mechanisms of cannabidiol in patients who are at clinical high risk for psychosis.

Effect of Substance Abuse on Gray Matter Volume in Schizophrenia

Effect of Substance Abuse on Gray Matter Volume in Schizophrenia

Investigators aim to assess the effect on gray matter volumes in patients with and without schizophrenia who abuse cannabis and/or alcohol.

Forms of Childhood Adversity Related to First-Episode Psychosis Outcomes

Forms of Childhood Adversity Related to First-Episode Psychosis Outcomes

Relationships between childhood adversity and first episode of psychosis were examined during a 5-year follow-up.

Brief Impression Questionnaire Useful in Schizophrenia Diagnoses

Brief Impression Questionnaire Useful in Schizophrenia Diagnoses

Research assistants assessed likability, friendliness, easygoing, strangeness and likelihood to retest the participants and socialize with the participant.

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