Mood Disorders Information Center

Certain Opioids Less Effective With SSRI Antidepressants

Certain Opioids Less Effective With SSRI Antidepressants

Certain opioids are less effective for postoperative pain in patients taking selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor antidepressants.

Physician-Mothers as Caregivers Increases Risk of Burnout, Mood Disorders

Physician-Mothers as Caregivers Increases Risk of Burnout, Mood Disorders

Physician-mothers who care for seriously ill children, spouses, or parents have higher rates of burnout and mood disorders.

Antidepressant Overprescribing Appears Common in Elderly

Antidepressant Overprescribing Appears Common in Elderly

Overprescribing tied to newer antidepressants, non-face-to-face interactions with prescribers.

Shortage of Anxiety Drug Creates Alarm Among Patients, Doctors

Shortage of Anxiety Drug Creates Alarm Among Patients, Doctors

Buspirone price has fallen so low that many manufacturers claim they cannot make a profit on it.

Postnatal Paternal Depression Associated With Depression in Girls

Postnatal Paternal Depression Associated With Depression in Girls

Study showed an association between depression in fathers during the postnatal period and subsequent depression in girls at age 18 years.

Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Also Benefits Chronic Pain

Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Also Benefits Chronic Pain

For patients with chronic pain, both mindfulness-based stress reduction and cognitive behavioral therapy improve physical functioning, pain intensity, and depression.

Utilizing Family Risk Profiles to Predict Subsequent Anxiety, Depression in Children

Utilizing Family Risk Profiles to Predict Subsequent Anxiety, Depression in Children

Data underscore the prospective impact of parental drinking and psychiatric symptoms on childhood mental health outcomes.

Depressive Symptoms Higher During Internal Medicine Internship

Depressive Symptoms Higher During Internal Medicine Internship

Faculty feedback, learning experience in inpatient rotations, work hours tied to change in symptoms.

Quantifying Risk of Psychiatric Illness Associated With Transvaginal Mesh Sling Complications

Quantifying Risk of Psychiatric Illness Associated With Transvaginal Mesh Sling Complications

Is the risk of depression or self-harm greater in women who have experienced complications following transvaginal mesh midurethral sling placement?

Interview-Only Version of Yale-Brown Obsessive-Compulsive Scale Effective for OCD Monitoring in Youth

Interview-Only Version of Yale-Brown Obsessive-Compulsive Scale Effective for OCD Monitoring in Youth

Study data found that a single 60-minute interview session may be sufficient for capturing obsessive-compulsive symptoms in youth.

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