Lithium Plus Valproate More Likely Than Valproate Alone to Prevent Relapse in Bipolar Disorder CME

Results from the Bipolar Affective disorder Lithium/ANti-Convulsant Evaluation (BALANCE) study show that combining valproate with lithium is more likely to…

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Lithium Plus Valproate More Likely Than Valproate Alone to Prevent Relapse in Bipolar Disorder CME

Results from the Bipolar Affective disorder Lithium/ANti-Convulsant Evaluation (BALANCE) study show that combining valproate with lithium is more likely to…

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Intensive Family Therapy Helps Stabilize Depression in Bipolar Teens

September 11, 2008 The first randomized controlled trial of psychotherapy for teens with bipolar disorder has shown that adding family-focused…

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Introduction to New Research: Understanding the Issues in Child and Adolescent Bipolar Disorder

Debate still exists in the psychiatric field over whether pediatric bipolar disorder is a valid diagnosis. Many clinical features of…

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Anxiety Disorders: Science and Clinical Understanding

In order to comprehensively understand the anxiety disorders, multiple viewpoints must be taken into account. These vantage points include cognitive…

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New Studies Reveal Autism Risk Factors, First Common Gene Variants

May 11, 2009 New research shows that autism rates are higher for children who are firstborn or breech or whose…

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Depression and Pregnancy: New Report Weighs Treatment Options

August 24, 2009 A joint report from the American Psychiatric Association (APA) and the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists…

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Advances in the Early Detection and Prevention of Schizophrenia

A number of sessions at the annual meeting featured presentations pertaining to the early detection and intervention paradigm for psychotic…

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