Medicine and law have a rich collaborative history in the management of persons convicted of sex offenses.
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Substantial progress has been made in the development of etiologic models of intimate partner violence and interventions for individuals who assault their intimate partners. These authors provide details.
What is the future of psychiatric assessment and treatment of mood disorders? The articles in this Special Report explore some important aspects and issues.
An update on the diagnosis, causation, and treatment of chronic depressive problems. The focus is on the recently introduced diagnostic category of persistent depressive disorder.
Here: the history of psychotic depression for the Study of the Pharmacotherapy of Psychotic Depression (STOP-PD), a summary its epidemiology, significance, diagnostic complexity, and treatment, as well as case vignettes.
This article reviews the most recent (after 2010) published guidelines on bipolar depression.
Most, if not all, antidepressants can cause bothersome adverse effects. These are described here along with strategies to help patients cope.
An overview of special coverage on advances in the treatment of alcohol use disorders.
Very few heavy drinkers receive treatment and fewer still are prescribed medications with demonstrated efficacy. Here, a summary of current research, key takeaways, and highlights from a study on topiramate treatment for heavy drinkers by the lead author of that study.