Psychiatric Annals


Print ISSN: 0048-5713
Online ISSN: 1938-2456

The most widely read CME and review journal in psychiatry

Psychiatric Annals is a monthly medical review journal that provides the latest practical, clinical information to psychiatrists, psychiatric residents, and those involved in the diagnosis and treatment of mental health disorders. For more than 40 years, Psychiatric Annals has provided practitioners with cutting-edge information to help them stay current in the field. Begin to explore the Journal and all of its great benefits such as:

• 3 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM available each month
• Case Challenges discussing difficult cases
• Access to current articles, as well as several years of archived content

  • Current Issue
  • May 2015
  • Volume 45 · Issue 5
Table of Contents

Signs of Inflammation in Some Patients with Depression, Cancer, and Heart Disease

Jan Fawcett, MD

Case Challenge

“Doc, My Anxiety is Back, and It’s Worse than Ever”

Rasha El Kady, MD; Balkozar Adam, MD

Guest Editorial

This issue: Inflammation and Psychiatric Disorders

Charles B. Nemeroff, MD, PhD; Ronald S. Duman, PhD


A Primer on Inflammation for Psychiatrists

Eléonore Beurel, PhD


The Role of Immune Cells in the Brain during Physiological and Pathological Conditions

Tina C. Franklin, PhD; Eric S. Wohleb, PhD; Ronald S. Duman, PhD


Are Mood and Anxiety Disorders Inflammatory Diseases?

Emily Boorman, BSc; Graziella F. Romano, MD; Alice Russell, BSc; Valeria Mondelli, MD, PhD; Carmine M. Pariante, MD, PhD, FRCPsych


The Role of Inflammation in Mediating Risk for Medical Disorders in Depressed Patients

M. Beatriz Currier, MD


Anti-Inflammatory Agents as Antidepressants: Truth or Dare

Charles L. Raison, MD; Andrew H. Miller, MD


Guidelines for Antipsychotic-Induced Hyperprolactinemia

Brigitta E. Miyamoto; Martha Galecki, MD; Dimitry Francois, MD