Bipolar I disorder with comorbid posttraumatic stress disorder: Demographic and clinical correlates in a sample of hospitalized patients

Background: According to data from epidemiological and clinical samples, there are elevated rates of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) among patients with bipolar disorder (BD), However, little is known about the clinical correlates that may distinguish patients with BD and comorbid PTSD from those without comorbid PTSD. The present study sought to elucidate those differences and examine factors, such as psychosis, history of suicide attempts, and comorbid personality disorders, which may predict comorbid PTSD in patients with BD-I.
Source: Comprehensive Psychiatry - Category: Psychiatry Authors: Source Type: research

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