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18 September 2014
Researchers have found a link between low levels of resilience to stress in euthymic patients with bipolar disorder and impulsive behaviour, which may make them vulnerable to depressive episodes.
18 September 2014
Patients with schizophrenia have increased resting-state gamma-band connectivity in a distinct region of the brain, and the increases correlate with clinical symptoms, research shows.
17 September 2014
Cognitive behavioural therapy that is focused broadly on patients’ recovery may be an effective intervention for patients with recent-onset bipolar disorder, a pilot randomised trial indicates.
17 September 2014
Increased urgency is a major contributor to aggression in patients with schizophrenia, suggests research published in The American Journal of Psychiatry.
11 September 2014
People with schizophrenia display severe deficits in reading ability that are not captured in current routine clinical assessments, a study by US researchers indicates.
11 September 2014
A study suggests that negative life events may trigger depressive episodes in patients with bipolar I disorder.
10 September 2014
The presence of a cyclothymic temperament in inpatients with bipolar disorder may indicate a high likelihood of hopelessness and suicidality, report researchers.
10 September 2014
Having a childhood psychiatric disorder increases people’s likelihood of being later diagnosed with schizophrenia, research shows.
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