Clinical Edge

Summaries of Must-Read Clinical Literature, Guidelines, and FDA Actions

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Must reads for theWeek ending October 11, 2015

FDA Approves Atypical Antipsychotic Aristada , Extended-release injectable for schizophrenia

Generic Paliperidone Extended-Release , Indicated for schizophrenia in adults, adolescents

Role of Nutrition and Nutraceuticals in Psychiatry, New statement notes importance of integrative model

Predicting Psychosis Risk, These symptoms may have clinical utility

Aripiprazole Helps When Other Therapy Fails, But… , …tolerability can be an issue

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Must reads for theWeek ending October 4, 2015

Young Children with ADHD Symptoms , What clinicians should also look for…and why

Monitoring Increases Adherence in BD Patients, but…, …automated adherence monitoring does even better

Amyloidosis and Autosomal Dominant Alzheimer’s , A predictor of early cognitive decline?

CBT for Seasonal Affective Disorder , How does it compare to light therapy?

Frequency Discrimination and Emotion Recognition , BD patients with a history of psychosis are impacted

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Must reads for theWeek ending September 27, 2015

FDA Approves Atypical Antipsychotic Vraylar , Indications in schizophrenia, bipolar disorder

Adjunctive Therapy in Bipolar Disorder, Some benefit seen when armodafinil is added

Marijuana Use and Schizophrenia , Study looks at genetic link among early teen users

Many Elderly With MDD Do Not Respond to Meds, But… , …some do, and severity level is not the only factor

Using E-Cigarettes to Vaporize Cannabis , Survey shows prevalence among high school students

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Must reads for theWeek ending September 20, 2015

FDA Approves MagVita TMS Therapy System, Indicated for MDD treatment when medication fails

Suicide Risk Among Enlisted Soldiers , How do rates compare to those of officers?

Smoking Behaviors Among Bipolar Patients, Rates compared to those with MDD, schizophrenia

Eating Fish and Depression Risk Evaluated, Meta-analysis reveals inverse association

Is Gothic Subculture Associated With Depression? , Identifying those at high risk in this group urged

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Must reads for theWeek ending September 13, 2015

Antipsychotics in Young Population Tracked, How did usage change over 5 years?

Third-Generation Antipsychotic Evaluated , Brexpiprazole shown effective on PANNS, CGI scales

Nicotine Patch Safe Long-Term, But …, …efficacy beyond 24 weeks questioned

Medicare Patients and Depression Screening , Study evaluates how often assessment occurs

Gainful Employment For Severely Mentally Ill , How Thinking Skills for Work program can help

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