Treatment nonadherence in psychiatric patients contributes to increased suicide rates, illness exacerbation, hospitalization, and mortality. This Special Report countdown highlights the psychiatrist’s role in addressing barriers to treatment in a number of scenarios.
The authors describe an alternative model for BPD diagnosis that is dimensional in nature and requires fulfillment of 4 of 7 personality traits.
A novel protocol lights the way for a promising treatment for bipolar depression.
The latest news in the treatment of depression covers patient self-management apps, antidepressant efficacy in older adults, and strategies to improve adherence.
Which is more important, for whom?
New tools for the armamentarium: a patient self-management app, a retinal imaging system, and a computer program for Alzheimer diagnosis.
Tips for having a balanced and comprehensive risk-to-benefit discussion with competent patients who want to stop their medications.
Is an effective, well-tolerated treatment for the negative symptoms of schizophrenia on the horizon?
Up to 75% of individuals with HD have at least one other co-occurring psychiatric condition. These may manifest with prominent hoarding behaviors described here in the differential diagnosis for hoarding symptoms.
Although supported by basic science, it’s still a sea change to think that diet can treat depression. A new clinical trial puts that idea to the test.