A new study in JAMA Psychiatry assesses whether a subpopulation of patients with schizophrenia have been misdiagnosed.
May 28, 2015 - 1:03pm
TORONTO—A literature review that centered in on six atypical antipsychotics found that while all caused weight gain in children and adolescents, the amount of weight gain varied substantially among the medications.
May 28, 2015 - 10:27am
California scientists are testing whether the illegal psychoactive drug MDMA (commonly known as Ecstasy) could help alleviate anxiety for terminally ill patients.
May 27, 2015 - 9:27am
TORONTO—To explore whether HSV-2 may change personality traits in people to increase the probability of its transmission, researchers recruited 1,000 adults who were psychiatrically healthy.
May 27, 2015 - 8:50am
TORONTO—A possible cause behind heavy alcohol consumption in adolescence and consequences of the behavior were addressed in a pair of studies presented May 18 at the American Psychiatric Association’s annual meeting.
The 168th meeting of the American Psychiatric Association (APA) takes place from May 16 to 20 in Toronto, Canada. Visit the APA Resource Center for the latest coverage from Psych Congress Network.