After using imaging data to identify the underlying anatomical cause of negative symptoms of schizophrenia, researchers used transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) to correct the dysfunction and alleviate the symptoms.
When assessing the value of a reward, people with schizophrenia have difficulty integrating information about the size of the reward and the probability of receiving it, according to a published study.
Steven Chan, MD, MBA, a clinical informaticist and practicing addiction psychiatry physician, will present “Work Smarter and Leave the Office on Time” at Elevate by Psych Congress, being held in Boston, Massachusetts, March 8-10, 2019.
Several drug manufacturers are experiencing a shortage of buspirone, an oral medication used to treat anxiety, according to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
Starting aripiprazole after a previous antipsychotic medication did not seem to increase the risk of psychiatric hospitalization, self-harm, or suicide, compared with starting another antipsychotic drug, according to a study published online in JAMA Psychiatry.