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Psych Congress Steering Committee member Vladimir Maletic, MD, MS, discusses how frequently patients can cycle between depression and mania.
Lifting current training and prior authorization requirements around the prescribing of medication for opioid use disorder is among the recommendations in a medical panel's report on combating OUD and infectious diseases.
Abuse, PTSD & Trauma
After a miscarriage or ectopic pregnancy, women experience high levels of post-traumatic stress, anxiety, and depression, according to a study published online in the American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology.
Schizophrenia & Psychotic Disorders
Long-term use of antipsychotics by patients with schizophrenia does not increase the risk of hospitalization for comorbid conditions—and is actually associated with substantially decreased mortality, according to a study in World Psychiatry.
BLOG: Walmart is planning to use its vast network of stores to host mental health clinics where self-paying patients could pay $1 per minute to see a mental health clinician.
Major Depressive Disorder
Resting-state electroencephalographic (EEG) data may help in predicting the outcome of escitalopram treatment in patients with major depressive disorder (MDD), suggests a study published online in JAMA Network Open.