Psychiatry

Long-Acting Injectables Delay Hospitalization for Schizophrenia

July 18, 2020

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The number needed to treat to prevent at least 1 additional hospitalization was 7 individuals treated with aripiprazole once monthly compared with clinician’s choice.

Esketamine Effective and Costly Treating Treatment-Resistant Depression

July 14, 2020

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The investigators found the treatment’s value-based price was approximately $140/dose ,while the current price is $240/dose.

Investigators Test Combination Therapies for First-Episode Psychosis in Adolescents

July 13, 2020

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Four out of 18 patients in antipsychotic monotherapy, 5 out of 16 individuals receiving psychological intervention, and 5 out of 17 receiving combined therapy achieved a good clinical response at 6 months.

Kenneth Koblan, PhD: Gaps in Treatment for Bipolar Depression

July 13, 2020

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Patients with bipolar depression have struggled during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Kenneth Koblan, PhD: SEP-4199 Showing Promise Treating Bipolar Depression

July 12, 2020

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Unlike other antidepressants, SEP-4199 looks at reducing some side effects common when treating bipolar depression.

Investigators Test Treatment Regimens for Psychiatric Disorders with Insomnia

July 09, 2020

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The best results came from second-stage therapies, which produced significant increases in remission and response rates.

Childhood Sleep Issues Foreshadow Psychosis, Borderline Personality Disorder

July 09, 2020

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Shorter nighttime sleep duration and later bedtime at 3.5 years old age were significantly associated with borderline personality disorder symptoms.

Inadequate Sleep Impacts Children's Emotional Health

July 08, 2020

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The presence of anxiety symptoms moderated most alterations in emotional processing observed following sleep restriction.

Scheduled Follow-Ups May Not Be Necessary for Pediatric Bronchiolitis

July 07, 2020

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A noninferiority study showed parents were not more anxious when their discharged child was treated as-need—nor was their child at greater health risk.

Research Suggests Streamlined Approach to Schizophrenia Trials

July 07, 2020

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The earliest time point where a treatment outcome could be observed was 1 week after initiation of medication compared to placebo.

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