Psychiatry

Reports of high-impact psychiatry studies by medical professionals

Being denied a wanted abortion may have detrimental health effects in the long term

1. The authors of this prospective cohort study found that women who were denied a wanted abortion were found to have higher rates of...

Activity limitations increase risk for mental health conditions

1. Youth aged 6 to 25 with chronic physical conditions were found to have more than 50% greater risk for developing mental health conditions...

Adolescents with mental health problems at higher risk for e-cigarette use

1. High rates of externalizing mental health problems among adolescents were strongly associated with initiation of e-cigarette use, combustible cigarette use, and dual use...

Quick Take: Association between incidence exposure to benzodiazepines in early pregnancy and risk of...

Previous studies have shown that benzodiazepine use in early pregnancy is associated with spontaneous abortion (SA). The association between specific benzodiazepines and the risk...

Young drivers with ADHD linked with higher rates of crashes and violations

1. Adolescents with a diagnosis of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) experienced higher rates of crashes compared to adolescents without ADHD, including at-fault, single-vehicle, injury, and...

Quick Take: Efficacy of Adjunctive Infliximab vs Placebo in the Treatment of Adults With...

Depressive symptoms are an important part of bipolar disorder types I/II and contribute to significant morbidity and mortality. Establishing treatments for bipolar disorder has...

Campaign for restrictive marriage laws associated with increased homophobic bullying

1. In this retrospective cohort study, researchers discovered an increase in homophobic bullying prior to passage of Proposition 8 - a law in California...

Transgender youth at increased risk for sexual assault with restrictive bathroom policies

1. In this nationwide survey, the majority of transgender or nonbinary youths were significantly more likely to experience sexual assault when subjected to restrictive...

Quick Take: Lay health supporters aided by mobile text messaging to improve adherence, symptoms,...

Schizophrenia is a significant cause of disability worldwide, and medication adherence remains poor in low- and middle-income countries. This is, in part, due to...

Quick Take: Effect of Developmentally Adapted Cognitive Processing Therapy for Youth With Symptoms of...

There is a lack of evidence-based treatments for abuse-related posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in adolescents. Cognitive processing therapy (CPT) has been studied for adult...
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