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Impact of KMN network genes on progression and prognosis of non-small cell lung cancer.

Aug 26, 2021

The Knl1-Mis12-Ndc80 (KMN) network genes (including KNL, MIS12 and NDC80 complexes) encode a highly conserved network of protein complexes that act in cell mitosis. In recent years, multiple studies r...

Intravenous Ketamine Infusions in Treatment-Resistant Bipolar Depression: An Open-Label Naturalistic Observational Study.

Aug 26, 2021

Bipolar disorder is a chronic and recurrent condition often associated with treatment resistance and suicidality. There is an unmet need for effective treatment in this group of patients. Ketamine has...

Rapid improvement of psychiatric stigmata after IFN-free treatment in HCV patients with and without cryoglobulinemic vasculitis.

Aug 23, 2021

Hepatitis C virus (HCV) causes neuropsychiatric disorders and quality of life impairment, especially in patients with cryoglobulinemic vasculitis (CV). Direct acting antivirals (DAAs) are effective in...

Valproic Acid in the Management of Delirium.

Aug 23, 2021

Antipsychotics and benzodiazepines do not improve delirium. Valproic acid (VPA) has been used recently to treat agitation in delirium.To review the evidence for VPA in the management of Delirium.Syste...

Insula activity in resting-state differentiates bipolar from unipolar depression: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Aug 23, 2021

Symptomatic overlap of depressive episodes in bipolar disorder (BD) and major depressive disorder (MDD) is a major diagnostic and therapeutic problem. Mania in medical history remains the only reliabl...

Pseudodelirium: Psychiatric Conditions to Consider on the Differential for Delirium.

Aug 19, 2021

The phenotypes of several psychiatric conditions can very closely resemble delirium; the authors describe such presentations as pseudodelirium. However, because the clinical management of these condit...

Associations of Attachment and Coping Styles With Social Functioning in Patients With Bipolar Disorder I.

Aug 19, 2021

The aim of this study was to investigate the relationship of attachment and coping mechanisms with social functioning in patients with bipolar disorder (BD). Sixty-three patients with BD type I and 63...

Behavioral Health Risk Factors for Nonmedical Prescription Opioid Use in Adolescence.

Aug 19, 2021

Adolescent nonmedical prescription opioid use is associated with overdose and other adverse outcomes, but its risk factors are poorly understood.Data were drawn from a prospective cohort study of Los ...

Use of Electroconvulsive Therapy in Adolescents: A Retrospective Study.

Aug 16, 2021

This study aimed to evaluate the clinical profile of adolescents aged up to 19 years who had received electroconvulsive therapy (ECT).A retrospective chart review was carried out to identify adolescen...

Antibiomania: a case report of clarithromycin and amoxicillin-clavulanic acid induced manic episodes separately.

Aug 16, 2021

Antibiomania is a rare but recognized side effect with yet unclear definite pathogenesis although multiple hypotheses have been proposed. The novelty of this case is the suspected pharmacodynamic drug...

Validity of the Aktibipo Self-rating Questionnaire for the Digital Self-assessment of Mood and Relapse Detection in Patients With Bipolar Disorder: Instrument Validation Study.

Aug 16, 2021

Self-reported mood is a valuable clinical data source regarding disease state and course in patients with mood disorders. However, validated, quick, and scalable digital self-report measures that can ...

Physical Activity Monitoring Preferences in Adults With Bipolar Disorder.

Aug 12, 2021

This report investigated physical activity (PA) monitoring preferences and problems among adults with bipolar disorder (BD). PARC2 study was conducted at the Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic ...

Creativity in bipolar disorder: a systematic review.

Aug 12, 2021

Based on studies on the biographies of artists and in research in which modern diagnostic criteria were applied, it is suggested that there is a relationship between bipolar disorder (BD) and creativi...

Mood Regulatory Actions of Active and Sham Nucleus Accumbens Deep Brain Stimulation in Antidepressant Resistant Rats.

Aug 09, 2021

The antidepressant actions of deep brain stimulation (DBS) are associated with progressive neuroadaptations within the mood network, modulated in part, by neurotrophic mechanisms. We investigated the ...

Carepath for overcoming psychosis early (COPE): first 5 years of clinical operation and prospective research in the Cavan-Monaghan early intervention service.

Aug 09, 2021

As Ireland confronts the many challenges of broadening the introduction of early intervention services (EIS) for first episode psychosis (FEP) as national policy, this article describes Carepath for O...

"The Use of Electroconvulsive Therapy in Neuropsychiatric Complications of COVID-19: A systematic literature review and case report".

Aug 09, 2021

This study reports on the use of electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) in neuropsychiatric symptoms (NPS) associated with COVID-19.A review of the literature pertaining to the use of ECT in COVID-19 patient...

Lurasidone in the long-term treatment of Japanese patients with bipolar I disorder: a 52 week open label study.

Aug 05, 2021

The current study evaluated the long-term (52 week) safety and impact on symptom measures of lurasidone (with or without lithium or valproate) for the treatment of bipolar I disorder in Japanese pati...

Family Focused Therapy for Family Members of Patients with Bipolar Disorder: Case Reports of Its Impact on Expressed Emotions.

Aug 05, 2021

Caregivers of patients with bipolar disorder (BD) undergo a considerable amount of burden. In India, family caregivers are the primary source of support and care for their ill relatives. The burden fa...

Neuronal cells from bipolar individuals are more susceptible to glutamate induced apoptosis than cells from non-bipolar subjects.

Aug 02, 2021

Bipolar disorder (BD) is associated with marked parenchymal brain loss in a significant fraction of patients. The lack of necrosis in postmortem examination suggests an apoptotic process. Emerging evi...

Clinical evidence that a dysregulated master neural network modulator may aid in diagnosing schizophrenia.

Aug 02, 2021

There are no validated biomarkers for schizophrenia (SCZ), a disorder linked to neural network dysfunction. We demonstrate that collapsin response mediator protein-2 (CRMP2), a master regulator of cyt...