Does stage of illness influence recovery-focused outcomes after psychological treatment in bipolar disorder? A systematic review protocol
DiscussionThis review will contribute to the literature by expanding upon previous reviews and potentially inform the psychosocial treatment of established BD. Implications include assisting clinicians, consumers and researchers to identify and select interventions most appropriate to recovery-focused goals based on individuals ’ clinical status.Systematic review registrationPROSPERO CRD42016037868
In 2008, Terri Cheney went public about her mental illness. Her story inspired an episode of the Modern Love TV series, starring Anne Hathaway.
Authors: Nogueira-Lima G, Boarati MA, Fu-I L Abstract PMID: 31617967 [PubMed - in process]
Clinicians need to be more alert for signs of Parkinson's disease in patients with a history of bipolar disorder, a new review of more than 4 million participants suggests.Medscape Medical News
Publication date: Available online 14 October 2019Source: Microchemical JournalAuthor(s): Nada S. Abdelwahab, Amal B. Ahmed, Mahmoud A. Omar, Sayed M. Derayea, Maha M. AbdelrahmanABSTRACTNewly established green TLC-densitometric and RP-HPLC methods were developed and validated for simultaneous determination of quetiapine (QUT) (an antipsychotic drug) and the co-administrated drug, paroxetine (PAR) (an antidepressant drug). Both drugs are widely prescribed for treatment of bipolar depression. The proposed TLC-densitometric method was based on separation of the studied components and the internal standard (vincamine (VINC)) ...
This article aims to provide practical considerations for the management of ADHD and associated disorders in adults, in this particular French context. PMID: 31610922 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
BACKGROUND: Despite several studies on the prevalence and pattern of substance use in Nigeria, there is little information on substance use in patients diagnosed with serious mental illness (SMI) such as schizophrenia and bipolar affective disorder (BD)....
Conditions: Sleep Problem; Bipolar Disorder Interventions: Behavioral: Adjusted group CBT-i for Bipolar disorder; Other: Sleep lectures Sponsors: Karolinska Institutet; Stockholm County Council, Sweden Enrolling by invitation
In this report, we present a case of bipolar depression undergoing triple chronotherapy in addition to the standard treatment and discuss the importance of getting fast and sustained response in these cases. PMID: 31613981 [PubMed - in process]
Conclusions: PLWH with depressive and bipolar disorders, particularly when untreated, spent more time with unsuppressed VL than PLWH without a mood disorder. Treatment of mood disorders may be important for promoting sustained viral suppression.
We all have a friend or family member who just can’t seem to get out from under their accumulation of stuff. Their garage, guest bedroom and basement are packed, and you can’t see the top of the kitchen table. But when does “cluttered” become “hoarded?” We have all seen the sensationalized TV depictions of filthy homes that need to be condemned. But is that what hoarding really looks like? And why can’t those folks just throw it all out? Today’s guest explains myths surrounding hoarding, treatment strategies and why we all might be at risk. SUBSCRIBE &REVIEW Gues...