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1 Major depressive disorder and smoking relapse among adults in the United States: A ten-year, prospective investigation Psychiatry Research, December 17, 2014 Clinical Article
2 Efficacy of cognitive-behavioral therapy for obsessive-compulsive disorder Psychiatry Research, December 17, 2014 Review Article
3 Internet-assisted delivery of cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) for childhood anxiety: Systematic review and meta-analysis Journal of Anxiety Disorders, December 17, 2014 Evidence Based Medicine
4 Evaluation of a novel nicotine inhaler device—part 2: Effect on craving and smoking urges Nicotine & Tobacco Research, December 17, 2014 Clinical Article
5 A pilot study of actigraphy as an objective measure of SSRI activation symptoms: Results from a randomized placebo controlled psychopharmacological treatment study Psychiatry Research, December 17, 2014 Clinical Article
6 Hippocampal structural and functional changes associated with electroconvulsive therapy response Full Text Translational Psychiatry, December 17, 2014 Clinical Article
7 Ten year course of IQ in first-episode psychosis: Relationship between duration of psychosis and long-term intellectual trajectories Psychiatry Research, December 17, 2014 Clinical Article
8 A novel measure of compulsive food restriction in anorexia nervosa: Validation of the Self-Starvation Scale (SS) Eating Behaviours, December 17, 2014 Clinical Article
9 Facial affect processing deficits in schizophrenia: A meta-analysis of antipsychotic treatment effects Journal of Psychopharmacology, December 17, 2014 Evidence Based Medicine
10 Plasma catecholamine levels before and after paroxetine treatment in patients with panic disorder Psychiatry Research, December 17, 2014 Clinical Article
11 Indian Psychiatric Society-World Psychiatric Association - World Health Organization survey on usefulness of International Classification of Diseases-10 Full Text Indian Journal of Psychiatry, December 17, 2014 Clinical Article
12 Inflammation and cognitive functioning in African Americans and Caucasians International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, December 17, 2014 Clinical Article
13 Assessing DSM-5 latent subtypes of acute stress disorder, dissociative or intrusive? Psychiatry Research, December 17, 2014 Clinical Article
14 The role of monoamine oxidase in humans and its metabolism Psychiatric Annals, December 17, 2014 Continuing Medical Education
15 Opioid use and dropout in patients receiving oral naltrexone with or without single administration of injection naltrexone Drug and Alcohol Dependence, December 17, 2014 Clinical Article
16 Cause or effect?: selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors and falls in older adults: a systematic review The American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, December 17, 2014 Evidence Based Medicine
17 Using a brief parent-report measure to track outcomes for children and teens with internalizing disorders Child Psychiatry & Human Development, December 17, 2014 Clinical Article
18 Experience of adjunctive cannabis use for chronic non-cancer pain: Findings from the Pain and Opioids IN Treatment (POINT) study Drug and Alcohol Dependence, December 17, 2014 Clinical Article
19 Hippocampal dysfunction during declarative memory encoding in schizophrenia and effects of genetic liability Schizophrenia Research, December 17, 2014 Clinical Article
20 Neural correlates of planning performance in patients with schizophrenia — Relationship with apathy Schizophrenia Research, December 17, 2014 Clinical Article
As reported in Bipolar Disorders, the following risk factors were associated with suicidal ideations in patients with bipolar disorder (n=130): grade of severity of current episode (OR=22.601); family history of suicide attempt (OR=18.06); preceding life event (OR=3.797); and past history of suicidal event (OR=3.11).
As reported in Psychiatry Research, the Childrens Depression Screener (ChilD-S) has been shown to have a diagnostic accuracy of 0.97 in children with depression and at a cut-off level ≥ 12, the sensitivity and specificity are 0.91 and 0.81, respectively.
As reported in Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica, treatment of agitation with sublingual asenapine (10 mg) was shown to be effective. Improvement in the PANSS-EC was comparable to the effect of intramuscular anti-psychotics.