Liaison Psychiatry

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Statins May Curb Depression After Cardiac Events

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) Jan 05 – Statin use after cardiac intervention reduces the risk of depression, Australian researchers report…

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Communication Partner Training in Aphasia: A Systematic Review

Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 12/10/2010  Evidence Based Medicine Simmons-Mackie N et al. – Evidence shows that communication partner…

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First Stroke Patient Treated With Neural Stem Cell Therapy

November 19, 2010 – The first patient in the landmark Pilot Investigation of Stem Cells in Stroke (PISCES) trial has…

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Research Projects

If I’m a Little Overweight, Will I Die Sooner?

Summary Pooled data from 19 prospective studies encompassing 1.46 million white adults, 19 to 84 years of age (median, 58…

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Does Psychiatric Comorbidity Affect Postoperative Mortality?

Summary What is the impact of psychiatric disorders on postoperative mortality? The authors used records of patients undergoing surgery in…

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Diabetes and the Psychiatric Patient

Abstract Diabetes mellitus (DM) is more prevalent among patients with psychiatric illness compared with the general population. In addition to…

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The Journal of Consultation and Liaison Psychiatry,November-December Volume 51 | Issue 6

The main Features in this Issue are: -Depression and Suicide Risk in Hemodialysis Patients With Chronic Renal Failure -Physician Staffing…

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The Journal of Consultation and Liaison Psychiatry, September-October Volume 51 | Issue 5

The main Features in this Issue are: – Offensive Language in the General Hospital -Reliability of Self-Reported Nicotine Use as…

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The Journal of Consultation and Liaison Psychiatry, July-August Volume 51 | Issue 4

The main Features in this Issue are: -Do-Not-Resuscitate Orders in Suicidal Patients: Clinical, Ethical, and Legal Dilemmas – Timing of…

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Cochrane Review

Consultation liaison in primary practice for mental health problems – (09/23/2009 )

Mental disorders are common in the community, particularly mood and anxiety disorders which have 12-month prevalence rates of 18.1% and…

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Self-Harm Patients Need Better Follow-up

April 2, 2009 A collaborative intervention with primary-care physicians that combined clinician education, patient assessment, education, symptom monitoring, feedback, treatment…

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Studies in Adult ADHD: Spring 2010

This study compared measures of sleep-onset insomnia (SOI) in adults with and those without attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and compared sleep…

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Sex, Sexuality, And Serotonin

Do the sexual side effects of most antidepressants jeopardize romantic love and marriage? Dr. Thompson and I would like to…

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