Olfson and coauthors assess national trends and patterns in the mental health care of children, adolescents, and adults in office-based medical practice. See the editorial by Joshi.
This retrospective quantification and assessment of temporal patterns of DSM-IV diagnoses not otherwise specified among youth finds that subthreshold diagnoses have expanded, a trend that will continue in the DSM-5 era.
Bishop et al described recent trends in acceptance of insurance by psychiatrists compared with physicians in other specialties.
This population-based cohort study finds that a first self-poisoning episode is a strong predictor of subsequent suicide and premature death.
This 18-year cohort study of more than 2.8 million individuals in Denmark reports that the risk of dementia was more than 2-fold higher among those with schizophrenia, especially those younger than 65 years, compared with those without schizophrenia.