Marlene P. Freeman, M.D., serves as editor of this section, which represents work in the field by investigators beginning their career trajectories, launching this section and their careers with topics at the forefront of clinical psychiatric research. See our information on submitting a manuscript to this section.
Introduction: Early Career Offerings.
Probability and Predictors of First Treatment Contact for Anxiety Disorders in the United States: Analysis of Data From the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions (NESARC).
Modafinil Augmentation Therapy in Unipolar and Bipolar Depression: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials [Meta-Analysis].
Symptomatic Remission and Cognitive Impairment in First-Episode Schizophrenia: A Prospective 3-Year Follow-Up Study.
Lamotrigine in Psychiatric Disorders.
Commentary: Teaching the Teacher: A Report From the Third Annual American Society of Clinical Psychopharmacology Teaching Session.
Generalizability of Clinical Trial Results for Bipolar Disorder to Community Samples: Findings From the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions.
A Prevalence Study of Urinary Tract Infections in Acute Relapse of Schizophrenia.
Can Women Have It All? Psychiatry and the Gender Gap.
The Differential Roles of Trauma, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, and Comorbid Depressive Disorders on Suicidal Ideation in the Elderly Population.
A Cross-Sectional Study of Plasma Risperidone Levels With Risperidone Long-Acting Injectable: Implications for Dopamine D2 Receptor Occupancy During Maintenance Treatment in Schizophrenia.
Does Varenicline Worsen Psychiatric Symptoms in Patients With Schizophrenia or Schizoaffective Disorder? A Review of Published Studies.
New Clinical Drug Evaluation Unit (NCDEU) Annual Meeting: A Great Opportunity for Early Career Psychiatrists.
The Psychiatric Manifestations of Mitochondrial Disorders: A Case and Review of the Literature.
Race and Long-Acting Antipsychotic Prescription at a Community Mental Health Center: A Retrospective Chart Review.
Can People With Nonsevere Major Depression Benefit From Antidepressant Medication?
Minimum Clinically Important Difference in the Positive and Negative Syndrome Scale With Data From the Clinical Antipsychotic Trials of Intervention Effectiveness (CATIE)
d-Cycloserine Augmentation of Behavioral Therapy for the Treatment of Anxiety Disorders: A Meta-Analysis
Efficacy of Antidepressants for Late-Life Depression: A Meta-Analysis and Meta-Regression of Placebo-Controlled Randomized Trials.
Association Between Patient Beliefs Regarding Assigned Treatment and Clinical Response: Reanalysis of Data From the Hypericum Depression Trial Study Group.
Stress and Inflammation Reduce Brain-Derived Neurotrophic Factor Expression in First-Episode Psychosis: A Pathway to Smaller Hippocampal Volume.
Variants of the Serotonin Transporter Gene, Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors, and Bone Mineral Density in Risperidone-Treated Boys: A Reanalysis of Data From a Cross-Sectional Study With Emphasis on Pharmacogenetics.
Time to Treatment Response in First-Episode Schizophrenia: Should Acute Treatment Trials Last Several Months?.
Acupuncture for the Treatment of Major Depressive Disorder: A Randomized Controlled Trial.
Measurement-Based Care in Psychiatric Practice: A Policy Framework for Implementation.
Antidepressants for Major Depressive Disorder and Dysthymic Disorder in Patients With Comorbid Alcohol Use Disorders: A Meta-Analysis of Placebo-Controlled Randomized Trials.
Treating Nonspecific Anxiety and Anxiety Disorders in Patients With Bipolar Disorder: A Review.
Efficacy and Cognitive Side Effects of Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT) in Depressed Elderly Inpatients With Coexisting Mild Cognitive Impairment or Dementia.
Placebo-Controlled, Antidepressant Clinical Trials Cannot Be Shortened to Less Than 4 Weeks’ Duration: A Pooled Analysis of Randomized Clinical Trials Employing a Diagnostic Odds Ratio–Based Approach.
White Matter Hyperintensities, Medial Temporal Lobe Atrophy, Cortical Atrophy, and Response to Electroconvulsive Therapy in Severely Depressed Elderly Patients.
Commentary: Frequently Asked Questions About Maintenance of Certification (MOC).
Topiramate in the Treatment of Substance-Related Disorders: A Critical Review of the Literature.
Early Career Psychiatry.
Delayed Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: Systematic Review, Meta-Analysis, and Meta–Regression Analysis of Prospective Studies.
Specific Features of Suicidal Behavior in Patients With Narcissistic Personality Disorder.
Effects of Lithium on Cognitive Performance: A Meta-Analysis.
Commentaries on Peer Review and the Evolving Journal
Peer Review Perspective for Early Career Psychiatrists
Learning to Review
Peer Review by Early Career Psychiatrists: An Opportunity for Development
The Evolution of the Psychiatry Research Journal
Peer Review in Early Career: Just Say Yes!
Location, Location, Location: The Role of Place in Career Development.
Varenicline Augmentation in Depressed Smokers: An 8-Week, Open-Lable Study.
Correlates of Historical Suicide Attempt in Rapid-Cycling Bipolar Disorder: A Cross-Sectional Assessment.
Are Weight Gain and Metabolic Side Effects of Atypical Antipsychotics Dose Dependent? A Literature Review.
Commentary: Three (Ancient) Questions for the Academic Psychiatrist .
Introduction. This Month's ECP Selections.
Modafinil as an Adjunctive Treatment of Sedation, Negative Symptoms, and Cognition in Schizophrenia: A Critical Review.
A 6-Month, Double-Blind, Maintenance Trial of Lithium Monotherapy Versus the Combination of Lithium and Divalproex for Rapid-Cycling Bipolar Disorder and Co-Occurring Substance Abuse or Dependence.
Comparing Acute Toxicity of First- and Second-Generation Antipsychotic Drugs: A 10-Year, Retrospective Cohort Study.
ECP News. The New Investigator Program at the NCDEU Meeting: Opportunities Found for All.
Introduction. This Month's Selections.
Commentary. Academic Psychiatry: The Effects of Gravity on Career Trajectory.
Guest Editorial. Whither the Academic Psychiatrist?
Bipolar Disorder and Comorbid Personality Psychopathology: A Review of the Literature.
Cross-Sectional Study on Prevalences of Psychiatric Disorders in Mutation Carriers of Huntington's Disease Compared With Mutation-Negative First-Degree Relatives.
Discontinuation of Maintenance Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitor Monotherapy After 5 Years of Stable Response: A Naturalistic Study.
Mentorship: The Genuine Article.
The Impact of Mentorship.
Implementation of a Schizophrenia Practice Guideline: Clinical Results.
The Use of Antidepressants in Bipolar Disorder.
Psychiatric Diagnosis as an Independent Risk Factor for Metabolic Disturbances: Results From a Comprehensive, Naturalistic Screening Program.
Clinical Trials and Tribulations: Perspectives on Research Career Development.
Major Changes in Glucose Metabolism, Including New-Onset Diabetes, Within 3 Months After Initiation of or Switch to Atypical Antipsychotic Medication in Patients With Schizophrenia and Schizoaffective Disorder.
A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Trial of Long-Acting Risperidone in Cocaine-Dependent Men
Early Careers and New Data.
A Systematic Review of Rates and Diagnostic Validity of Comorbid Adult Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder and Bipolar Disorder.
Comparison of Antidepressant Use Between Subjects With Bipolar Disorder and Major Depressive Disorder With or Without Comorbid Anxiety
Effect of Olanzapine, Risperidone, and Haloperidol Treatment on Weight and Body Mass Index in First-Episode Schizophrenia Patients in India: A Randomized, Double-Blind, Controlled, Prospective Study.