Depression and Bipolar Blog Posts

 

State and Trait Brain Function in Depression

Understanding the neurobiology of depression involves more than just knowing about serotonin, we need to know how state and trait ...
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Long Term Effects of Ketamine

One of my patients asked me what the long term effects of ketamine are. She was particularly interested in long-term ...
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Reduced Gene Expression in Reward Center is Linked to Depression

Researchers from the University of Maryland have conducted a series of experiments in mice and humans leading them to conclude that ...
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How Long Should You Take Antidepressants

How Long Should You Take Antidepressants - Factors to consider, the importance of first getting well, how long it takes ...
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Functional Brain Imaging in Depression

Is there a role for functional brain imaging in depression? Many people seeking treatment are interested in the notion that ...
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Default Mode Network and Depression Treatment – Ketamine and TMS

Interaction between the default mode network and parts of the pre-frontal cortex may explain some depression phenomena and also links ...
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Ketamine for Depression – 2017

I just got back from an inspiring conference in Berkeley on Ketamine for Depression. I am eager to implement some changes in ...
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Ketamine Guidelines

Ketamine guidelines have recently been published by American Psychiatric Association Council of Research Task Force on Novel Biomarkers and Treatments. They ...
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Bipolar 101 An Online Course

Bipolar 101, an online course hosted by Gateway Psychiatric begins March 17, 2017: Bipolar 101 - The Basics and Beyond ...
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Depression Biology and Treatment

New research on depression biology and treatment highlights the rapid increase in knowledge in this area in the last decade ...
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