Bipolar Depression


NEW YORK CITY—Five atypical antipsychotics are significantly more effective than placebo in easing symptoms of acute bipolar depression, a meta-analysis of 22 trials found.

A new in vitro study may help explain how valproate (VPA) exposure in the womb can lead to adverse fetal and childhood outcomes.

The strength of a person’s handgrip was associated with their performance on multiple cognitive tasks, researchers found in a review of data on more than 110,000 people.

In an analysis of data on more than 110,000 people, researchers found an association between which physical fitness measure and cognitive functioning? Get the answer and more information here.

EEG delta/alpha frequency activity can be used to differentiate patients with schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, and methamphetamine-induced psychotic disorder, researchers from South Africa report.



Hubert Fernandez, MD; Mat Davis, PhD; Stewart Factor, DO; Robert Hauser, MD, MBA; Lars Jarskog, MD; Joohi Jimenez-Shahed, MD; Rajeev Kumar, MD, FRCPC; Stanislaw Ochudlo, MD, PhD; William Ondo, MD; Karen Anderson, MD
Michael Polson, MS, PharmD; Chuck Yonan, PharmD; Ted Williams, PharmD, BCPS
Andrew Cutler, MD; Stanley Caroff, MD; Caroline Tanner, MD, PhD; William Lenderking, PhD; Karen Yeomans, BSc; Huda Shalhoub, PhD; Linda Ross, MPH; Chuck Yonan, PharmD
Traci Aladeen, PharmD; Emily Lewandowski, PharmD; Michelle Rainka, PharmD; Erica Westphal, BA/BS; Jonathan Beecher, N/A; Francis Gengo, PharmD; Horacio Capote
Anita Loughlin, PhD; Nancy Lin, ScD; Victor Abler, DO; Benjamin Carroll, PharmD