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Antidepressants more effective than placebo for major depression

Antidepressants more effective than placebo for major depression
February 21, 2018
In the Journals

Major depression highly prevalent, comorbid in US

February 14, 2018
Among American adults, the lifetime prevalence of DSM-5 major depressive disorder is more than 20%, and the disorder is associated with multiple comorbidities and…
In the Journals

First diagnosis of psychotic disorder increases risk of death eightfold

January 31, 2018
The rate of all-cause mortality observed among adolescents and young adults after first diagnosis of psychotic disorder was about eight times higher than the rate…
In the Journals

Callous-unemotional traits relate to differences in brain structure of boys

January 8, 2018
Analysis of neuroimages showed that callous-unemotional traits are associated with the variations in brain structure of boys only, highlighting the importance of…
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Mitochondrial Dysfunction and New Therapeutic Targets in Bipolar Affective Disorder

Psychiatric Annals, February 2017, Volume 47 Issue 2
Bipolar affective disorder (BAD) is a complex illness encompassing varying degrees of fluctuating disturbances of…
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Are New Digital Technologies Useful Complements to Traditional Care?: October 2016

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Psychiatric Annals

Technology progresses apace, at times ahead of compelling evidence that it works or makes a difference in psychiatric…
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VIDEO: Vitamin D, fish oil for prevention of late-life depression

June 1, 2016
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