Tune in every month for highlights and summaries of key articles from each issue of The American Journal of Psychiatry (https://ajp.psychiatryonline.org/), the official journal of the American Psychiatric Association.
July 2009 Highlights: compulsive checking in veterans; foster care in Romania; bereavement after death of parent; bipolar disorder in children; verbal memory in schizophrenia; differentiating metabotropic glutamate receptors
June 2009 Highlights: mild traumatic brain injury; cognitive effects of antipsychotics; prenatal infection and adult executive dysfunction; basal ganglia activity in reward processing; inhibitory control as ADHD marker; paliperidone versus quetiapine.
May 2009 Highlights: dynamic psychotherapy for borderline personality; depression, antidepressants, and pregnancy outcomes; delusions in the general population; antipsychotics and Alzheimer’s disease; diabetes mellitus and antidepressants.
April 2009 Highlights: Postpartum psychosis; suicide predictors in depressed adolescents; recognizing personality disorders; new loci likely to harbor genes carrying schizophrenia predisposition; social impairment in autism spectrum disorders.
February 2009 Highlights: mania during bipolar depression; enrolling noncompetent subjects in Alzheimer’s research; connecting brain function and structure in schizophrenia; odor-detection sensitivity deficit in schizophrenia.
January 2009 Highlights: bipolar disorder and ADHD diagnosis in children; placebo response in antidepressant trials; neuroanatomy of ADHD; brain dysfunction in ADHD versus conduct disorder; repeat incarcerations for prisoners with serious mental illness.
December 2008 Highlights: prison inmates with ADHD; sleep disturbance and depression; circadian rhythms in pregnancy and postpartum; trauma and resilience in a high-risk population; GABA marker deficits in schizophrenia.
November 2008 Highlights: culture in psychodynamic psychotherapy; antipsychotics for adolescents; naltrexone for amphetamine dependence; bereavement-related depression; influence of cortisol and apolipoprotein E interaction on cognitive function.
October 2008 Highlights: drug treatment of breast cancer and depression; olanzapine for low body weight in anorexia; compulsive hoarding; adjunctive aripiprazole in bipolar mania; comparing PTSD criteria sets for diagnosis in children.