VOLUME 60   1999   NUMBER 1

Publisher's Note

3 Our Sixtieth Year.
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Brainstorms

5 Peptides and Psychiatry, Part 1: How Synthesis of Neuropeptides Differs From Classical Neurotransmitter Synthesis.  Stephen M. Stahl
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Editorial

7 Clinical Practice Guidelines: Praise and Problems. Gary S. Sachs and Sara Gaughan
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Original Articles

9 Clinical Practice Guidelines for Bipolar Disorder From the Department of Veterans Affairs. Mark S. Bauer, Ann M. Callahan, Chowdary Jampala, Frederick Petty, Martha Sajatovic, Vicky Schaefer, Byron Wittlin, and Barbara J. Powell
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22 Once-Daily Venlafaxine Extended Release (XR) Compared With Fluoxetine in Outpatients With Depression and Anxiety. Peter H. Silverstone and Arun Ravindran, for the Venlafaxine XR 360 Study Group
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29 Psychotic Symptoms in Combat-Related Posttraumatic Stress Disorder.  Daniella David, Gary S. Kutcher, Elizabeth I. Jackson, and Thomas A. Mellman
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33 Sildenafil for Iatrogenic Serotonergic Antidepressant Medication-Induced Sexual Dysfunction in 4 Patients. H. George Nurnberg, John Lauriello, Paula L. Hensley, Lynda M. Parker, and Samuel J. Keith
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36 Effects of Gender and Age on Plasma Levels of Clozapine and Its Metabolites: Analyzed by Critical Statistics. Hsien-Yuan Lane, Yue-Cune Chang, Wen-Ho Chang, Shih-Ku Lin, Yung-Te Tseng, and Michael W. Jann
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41 The Efficacy and Safety of Clozapine Versus Chlorpromazine in Geriatric Schizophrenia. Evelyn Howanitz, Moris Pardo, David A. Smelson, Charles Engelhart, Norman Eisenstein, and Miklos F. Losonczy
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45 Mirtazapine Augmentation in the Treatment of Refractory Depression. Linda L. Carpenter, Zeljko Jocic, Joan M. Hall, Steven A. Rasmussen, and Lawrence H. Price
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50 Safety and Feasibility of Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation in the Treatment of Anxious Depression in Pregnancy: A Case Report. Ziad Nahas, Daryl E. Bohning, Monica A. Molloy, John A. Oustz, S. Craig Risch, and Mark S. George
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CME Activity 60

61 Gender-Related Clinical Differences in Older Patients With Schizophrenia. Laurie A. Lindamer, James B. Lohr, M. Jackuelyn Harris, Lou Ann McAdams, and Dilip V. Jeste
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Letters to the Editor

53 ECT-Induced Premature Labor: A Case Report. Daniel S. Polster and Katherine L. Wisner
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54 Capitation. William F. Sheeley
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  • Reply by William M. Glazer

55 Risperidone Augmentation of Paroxetine in a Case of Severe, Treatment-Refractory Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder Without Comorbid Psychopathology. Ofer Agid and Bernard Lerer
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56 Donepezil Overdose. Yvonne M. Greene, John Noviasky, and Pierre N. Tariot
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Book Reviews 58

Information for authors 70