Psychiatry

Reports of high-impact psychiatry studies by medical professionals

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...

Children who follow dietary, physical activity, sleep recommendations have fewer mental health visits

1. Children surveyed at age 10-11 who met more recommendations regarding diet, physical activity, sleep, and screen usage had fewer physician visits for mental...

Shared decision making, options, and trust improve experience for adolescents with cancer

1. More than half of adolescents with cancer desired to make decisions together with their oncologist after considering the opinion of their parent or...
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