Psychiatry

Reports of high-impact psychiatry studies by medical professionals

Severe mental illness, mortality and coronary revascularisation following a myocardial infarction

1. Patients who had schizophrenia, bipolar disorder or major depression had worse short-term mortality outcomes at 30 days and 1 year and were less...

Ketamine infusion significantly reduces depressive symptoms among adolescents with treatment-resistant depression

1. Among adolescents with treatment-resistant depression, an infusion of ketamine significantly reduced depressive symptoms over a two-week period compared with an infusion of midazolam. Evidence...

Telephone cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia in adults With osteoarthritis pain

1. Telephone cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia (CBT-I) was an effective treatment for sleep issues among patients with osteoarthritis pain (OA). 2. Fatigue was significantly...

Relationships between depression and anxiety symptoms and adipocyte-derived proteins in postmenopausal women

1. High adiponectin and low leptin levels were associated with greater anxiety and depression symptoms in postmenopausal women. Evidence Rating Level: 2 (Good) Rates of depression...

Prescription Opioid Misuse and Suicide Risk Behaviors Among High School Students

1. Data culled from the 2019 National Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS) indicates increased adjusted incidence rates of all suicide risk behaviors with increasing...

Xanomeline-trospium treatment showed improvement in patients with schizophrenia

1. Xanomeline-trospium treatment showed a greater reduction in the degree of psychosis in patients with schizophrenia compared to placebo. 2. Patients treated with xanomeline-trospium experienced...

Schizophrenia associated with mortality among adults with COVID-19

1. Schizophrenia spectrum disorders were significantly associated with mortality among adults with COVID-19. 2. Participants with Schizophrenia had 2.7 times the odds of death due...

Mental health, overdose, and violence outcomes and the COVID-19 pandemic

1. From March to October 2020, emergency departments in the United States have experienced a higher rate of visits from mental health related concerns,...

Patients with acute coronary symptoms exposed to benzodiazepines have four-fold relative risk of developing...

1. Patients with acute coronary symptoms exposed to benzodiazepines had four-fold relative risk of developing posttraumatic stress disorder, adjusting for symptoms of acute stress...

High fasting insulin levels in children associated with higher rates of psychosis and psychotic...

1. Persistently high fasting insulin levels were associated with psychosis and psychotic disorder later in life. 2. Major increases in body mass index during puberty...

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