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Discriminating Between Bipolar Disorder and Major Depressive Disorder
(W B SAUNDERS, 2016)
Rates of misdiagnosis between major depressive disorder and bipolar disorder have been reported to be substantial, and the consequence of such misdiagnosis is likely to be a delay in achieving effective control of symptoms, ...
Transtorno bipolar do humor e gênero
Although the bipolar disorder (BD) occurs almost with the same frequency in both genders, the phenomenology and the outcome of the illness differ between them. Nevertheless, there is evidence that women with BD show, more ...
Shared Genetic Factors Influence Risk for Bipolar Disorder and Alcoholism
Bipolar disorder and alcoholism have high rate comorbidity, with more than 50% of alcoholism occurrence in bipolar disorder. While there is evidence that both disorders are heritable, it is unclear if the same genetic ...
Temperament and character traits in patients with bipolar disorder and associations with comorbid alcoholism or anxiety disorders
(PERGAMON-ELSEVIER SCIENCE LTD, 2008)
Temperament and character traits may determine differences in clinical presentations and outcome of bipolar disorder. We compared personality traits in bipolar patients and healthy individuals using the Temperament and ...
An updated review on the neuropsychological profile of subjects with bipolar disorder
(Universidade de São Paulo, 2015-09)
Background: In recent years, growing interest in the neuropsychology of bipolar disorder has emerged, giving rise to the accumulation of a robust body of evidence on this topic and to several related questions. Objective: ...
Evolução do conceito e controvérsias atuais sobre o transtorno bipolar do humor
(Associação Brasileira de Psiquiatria - ABP, 2004-10-01)
The author reviews the evolution of the concept of bipolar disorder as an ongoing process. Its roots can be found in the work of Araeteus of Capadocia, who assumed that melancholia and mania were two forms of the same ...