Major Depressive Episode: Is It Bipolar I or Unipolar Depression?July 31st 2018
Since the choice of treatments for a primary bipolar I disorder major depressive episode versus a unipolar major depressive episode are significantly different, this information will help guide clinicians in how to proceed.
Pseudobulbar Affect Versus Depression: Issues in Diagnosis and TreatmentJuly 31st 2018
The most challenging aspect of pseudobulbar affect is differentiating it from depression. Episodes of uncontrollable, sudden, and even inappropriate emotions may point to neurologic or psychiatric conditions.
Multimodal Markers and Biomarkers of TreatmentJuly 31st 2018
The use of biomarkers to assist with optimizing treatment decisions for depression has been receiving increasing attention. Here is an overview of the challenges and barriers that must be overcome before therapeutic markers can effectively be utilized in practice.