To examine the neural correlates of recall of life events judged to be of causal significance in conversion disorder (CD), Aybek et al performed an fMRI study of 12 patients with motor CD and 13 healthy control subjects. Stressful life events were assessed using the Life Events and Difficulties Schedule and rated for their likelihood to cause CD.
LaFrance et al evaluate different treatments for psychogenic nonepileptic seizures, including medication only, cognitive behavioral therapy informed psychotherapy only, and cognitive behavioral therapy informed psychotherapy with medication, compared with standard medical care (treatment as usual).
This case-control study used whole-brain thalamic functional connectivity maps to examine the association of thalamic dysconnectivity and conversion to psychosis in youth and young adults at elevated clinical risk.
This nested case-control study reports a substantially increased risk for nonaffective psychotic disorder and bipolar disorder in individuals with an early diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder (ASD).
This study describes the use of a multilevel data-integration approach to identify novel candidate genes for developmental brain disorders.
National Survey of American Life data were used to examine the interaction of urbanicity and race/ethnicity on lifetime and 12-month major depressive disorder and mood disorder prevalence for African American women and non-Hispanic white women.
This study assesses cardiometabolic risk in patients with first-episode schizophrenia spectrum disorders.
This randomized clinical trial in patients with comorbid adult attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and cocaine use disorder examined whether extended-release mixed amphetamine salts are effective for both improving symptoms of ADHD and reducing cocaine use.
This randomized clinical trial examines the relative efficacy of weight-adjusted d-cycloserine (25 or 50 mg) vs placebo augmentation of cognitive behavior therapy for youth with obsessive-compulsive disorder and assesses if concomitant antidepressant medication moderated effects.
This survey study presents nationally representative findings on the prevalence, correlates, psychiatric comorbidity, disability, and treatment of DSM-5 drug use disorder diagnoses overall and by severity level.