Psychiatry

Reports of high-impact psychiatry studies by medical professionals

Period of increased suicide risk after opioid cessation

1. Cessation of opioid treatment was associated a period of increased risk of overdose or suicide, with a positive association between risk and length...

Variation in blood pressure and long-term risk of dementia: A population-based cohort study

1. Large variations in blood pressure, including large rises and falls in blood pressure, over a period of years is associated with an increased...

Morbidity and mortality associated with gun violence in the United States

1. Firearm use and related crime rates, deaths and injuries have increased disproportionately in the United States compared to other high-income countries over the...

Depression linked with diagnosis of dementia

1. There is a significantly increased risk of dementia in patients with previously diagnosed depression, with the highest risk observed in patients diagnosed with...

Homeless, runaway youth have high rates of depression, self-injury and suicidal attempts

1. In a recent survey, runaway and homeless youth reported significantly higher rates of depression, self-injury, suicidal ideation, and suicide attempts as compared to...

Characteristics of Mental Health Patients Boarding for Longer than 24 Hours In a Pediatric...

1. Pediatric patients at a tertiary care pediatric emergency department (ED) were generally boarded for more than two days, with only half receiving formal...

Associations Between Life-Course-Persistent Antisocial Behaviour and Brain Structure In a Population-Representative Longitudinal Birth Cohort

1. Individuals exhibiting life-course-persistent antisocial behavior were found to have decreased mean neocortex surface area and lower mean cortical thickness than those without antisocial...

Predicting Death By Suicide Following An Emergency Department Visit For Parasuicide With Administrative Health...

1. This study is the first to offer strong machine-learning performance to suggest the potential for clinical utility in predicting future suicide deaths within...

Association of Use of Oral Contraceptives With Depressive Symptoms Among Adolescents and Young Women

1. Adolescent females using oral contraceptives may be at an increased risk of concurrent depressive symptoms. Evidence Rating Level: 1 (Excellent) Previous studies have indicated that...

Sexual orientation and suicide attempt among adolescents from 2009 to 2017

1. In a cross-sectional study using national survey data of high schoolers from 2009 to 2017, there was a significant decline in suicide attempts...
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