Antidepressants are frequently prescribed but still critized; a perspective on causes and solutions.

CONCLUSION: Although consensus is difficult to achieve given the ideological component, there are options. Three factors are critically important: confer to establish which data convince the opposition, response prediction (what works for whom), and rcts with long-term functional outcomes. PMID: 32207131 [PubMed - in process]
Source: Tijdschrift voor Psychiatrie - Category: Psychiatry Authors: Tags: Tijdschr Psychiatr Source Type: research

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The objective of this study was to identify depression using the Mental Component Score (MCS-12) of the Short Form-12 (SF-12) survey and to correlate with patient outcomes. Summary of Background Data. The impact of preexisting depressive symptoms on health-care related quality of life (HRQOL) outcomes following lumbar spine fusion is not well understood. Methods. Patients undergoing lumbar fusion between one to three levels at a single center, academic hospital were retrospectively identified. Patients under the age of 18 years and those undergoing surgery for infection, trauma, tumor, or revision, and less than 1-ye...
Source: Spine - Category: Orthopaedics Tags: CLINICAL CASE SERIES Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 5 June 2020Source: SeizureAuthor(s): Soo Jeong Kim, Hyo Jae Kim, Ji-Ye Jeon, Hyun-Woo Kim, Sang-Ahm Lee
Source: Seizure - Category: Neurology Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 5 June 2020Source: Brain StimulationAuthor(s): Chris Baeken, GuoRong Wu, Harold A. Sackeim
Source: Brain Stimulation - Category: Neurology Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 6 June 2020Source: Canadian Journal of DiabetesAuthor(s): Jessie Benson, Cameron Severn, Julia Hudnut-Beumler, Stacey L. Simon, Natalie Abramson, Lauren B. Shomaker, Lauren D. Gulley, Anya Taylor, Megan M. Kelsey, Kristen J. Nadeau, Philip Zeitler, Laura Pyle, Melanie Cree-Green
Source: Canadian Journal of Diabetes - Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research
AbstractPurposeTo determine the intermediate-term impact of diagnosis and treatment of ductal carcinoma in situ of the breast (DCIS) on health services utilization, we compared utilization by cases of DCIS to unaffected controls.MethodsWe identified a population-based cohort of Ontario females diagnosed with DCIS between 2010 and 2015. We matched 5 controls without any history of cancer to each case, on the date of diagnosis of the case (the index date), by age, annual mammography history, socioeconomic status, and comorbidity. We identified billing claims and hospital records, during the interval 13 to 60  months pri...
Source: Breast Cancer Research and Treatment - Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: research
This study aimed to evaluate serum nesfatin-1, ghrelin, and lipid levels as biological markers of adolescent MDD and their relationship with the severity of depression-anxiety and suicide risk in MDD. Methods:This study included 37 drug naïve adolescents between the ages of 12 and 18 who were diagnosed with a first episode MDD according to the Kiddie Schedule for Affective Disorders and Schizophrenia for School-Age Children-Present and Lifetime Version (K-SADS-PL) and DSM-V diagnostic criteria. Thirty-three healthy adolescents between the ages of 12 and 18 were included as the control group. The Children's Depression ...
Source: Nordic Journal of Psychiatry - Category: Psychiatry Tags: Nord J Psychiatry Source Type: research
Conclusion: This intervention may be beneficial and may be implemented in a primary healthcare setting or in other open care units. PMID: 32493144 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Nordic Journal of Psychiatry - Category: Psychiatry Tags: Nord J Psychiatry Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 5 June 2020Source: Journal of Psychiatric ResearchAuthor(s): Yun-Ai Su, Jing-Yu Lin, Qi Liu, Xiao-Zhen Lv, Gang Wang, Jing Wei, Gang Zhu, Qiao-Ling Chen, Hong-Jun Tian, Ke-Rang Zhang, Xue-Yi Wang, Nan Zhang, Ying Wang, Ebrahim Haroon, Xin Yu, Tian-Mei Si
Source: Journal of Psychiatric Research - Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 5 June 2020Source: Journal of Psychiatric ResearchAuthor(s): Qian Yao, Yan Li
Source: Journal of Psychiatric Research - Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research
Conclusions: Psychological well-being is severely impacted in overweight women with PCOS. Behavioral modification can positively impact dimensions of well-being, although not fully significant, compared to control treatment. Personality factors could contribute to the understanding of successful weight loss. PMID: 32503005 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: European Journal of Endocrinology - Category: Endocrinology Authors: Tags: Eur J Endocrinol Source Type: research
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