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  1. Using a personality typing approach, we investigated the relationship between personality profiles and the prediction of longterm illness severity in patients with bipolar disorder (BD). While previous researc...

    Authors: Niklas Ortelbach, Jonas Rote, Alice Mai Ly Dingelstadt, Anna Stolzenburg, Cornelia Koenig, Grace O’Malley, Esther Quinlivan, Jana Fiebig, Steffi Pfeiffer, Barbara König, Christian Simhandl, Michael Bauer, Andrea Pfennig and Thomas J. Stamm

    Citation: International Journal of Bipolar Disorders 2022 10:1

    Content type: Research

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  2. Adolescents with bipolar disorder (BD) are often misdiagnosed as having major depressive disorder (MDD), which delays appropriate treatment and leads to adverse outcomes. The aim of this study was to compare t...

    Authors: Xu Chen, Wei Bai, Na Zhao, Sha Sha, Teris Cheung, Gabor S. Ungvari, Yuan Feng, Yu-Tao Xiang and Jules Angst

    Citation: International Journal of Bipolar Disorders 2021 9:41

    Content type: Short Communication

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  3. To examine the antidepressant efficacy and response predictors of R-DLPFC-LF rTMS for antidepressant-nonresponding BD.

    Authors: Arthur D. P. Mak, Sebastiaan F. W. Neggers, Owen N. W. Leung, Winnie C. W. Chu, Jenny Y. M. Ho, Idy W. Y. Chou, Sandra S. M. Chan, Linda C. W. Lam and Sing Lee

    Citation: International Journal of Bipolar Disorders 2021 9:40

    Content type: Research

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  4. The Life-Chart Method (LCM) is an effective self-management treatment option in bipolar disorder (BD). There is insufficient knowledge about the consumers’ needs and desires for an e-monitoring solution. The f...

    Authors: B. Geerling, S. M. Kelders, R. W. Kupka, A. W. M. M. Stevens and E. T. Bohlmeijer

    Citation: International Journal of Bipolar Disorders 2021 9:39

    Content type: Research

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  5. Voice features have been suggested as objective markers of bipolar disorder (BD).

    Authors: Maria Faurholt-Jepsen, Darius Adam Rohani, Jonas Busk, Maj Vinberg, Jakob Eyvind Bardram and Lars Vedel Kessing

    Citation: International Journal of Bipolar Disorders 2021 9:38

    Content type: Research

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  6. Bipolar disorder is one of the most severe mental disorders. Its chronic course is associated with high rates of morbidity and mortality, a high risk of suicide and poor social and occupational outcomes. Despi...

    Authors: Christoph Vogelbacher, Jens Sommer, Verena Schuster, Miriam H. A. Bopp, Irina Falkenberg, Philipp S. Ritter, Felix Bermpohl, Catherine Hindi Attar, Lisa Rauer, Karolin E. Einenkel, Jens Treutlein, Oliver Gruber, Georg Juckel, Vera Flasbeck, Christoph Mulert, Martin Hautzinger…

    Citation: International Journal of Bipolar Disorders 2021 9:37

    Content type: Study Protocols

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  7. Depending on the classification system used, 5–40% of manic subjects present with concomitant depressive symptoms. This post-hoc analysis evaluates the hypothesis that (hypo)manic subjects have a higher burden...

    Authors: Christoph Born, Heinz Grunze, Robert M. Post, Lori L. Altshuler, Ralph Kupka, Susan L. McElroy, Mark A. Frye, Trisha Suppes, Paul E. Keck, Willem A. Nolen and Lars Schaerer

    Citation: International Journal of Bipolar Disorders 2021 9:36

    Content type: Research

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  8. Although it has been suggested that pregnancy may influence the course of bipolar disorder (BD), studies show contradictory results. Until now, no studies included a finegrained validated method to report mood...

    Authors: Anja W. M. M. Stevens, Stasja Draisma, Peter J. J. Goossens, Birit F. P. Broekman, Adriaan Honig, Elise A. M. Knoppert-van der Klein, Willem A. Nolen, Robert M. Post and R. W. Kupka

    Citation: International Journal of Bipolar Disorders 2021 9:35

    Content type: Research

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  9. Affective lability is elevated and associated with increased clinical burden in psychosis spectrum disorders. The extent to which the level, structure and dispersion of affective lability varies between the sp...

    Authors: Margrethe Collier Høegh, Ingrid Melle, Sofie R. Aminoff, Beathe Haatveit, Stine Holmstul Olsen, Idun B. Huflåtten, Torill Ueland and Trine Vik Lagerberg

    Citation: International Journal of Bipolar Disorders 2021 9:34

    Content type: Research

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  10. The early pathogenesis and precursors of Bipolar Disorder (BD) are poorly understood. There is some cross-sectional and retrospective evidence of affective lability as a predictor of BD, but this is subject to...

    Authors: Rosie H. Taylor, Andrea Ulrichsen, Allan H. Young and Rebecca Strawbridge

    Citation: International Journal of Bipolar Disorders 2021 9:33

    Content type: Review

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  11. We aimed to investigate the outcome of postpartum psychosis over a four-year follow-up, and to identify potential clinical markers of mood/psychotic episodes outside of the postpartum period.

    Authors: Anna-Sophie Rommel, Nina Maren Molenaar, Janneke Gilden, Steven A. Kushner, Nicola J. Westerbeek, Astrid M. Kamperman and Veerle Bergink

    Citation: International Journal of Bipolar Disorders 2021 9:31

    Content type: Research

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  12. Citation: International Journal of Bipolar Disorders 2021 9:32

    Content type: Correction

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    The original article was published in International Journal of Bipolar Disorders 2021 9:29

  13. Understanding the underlying architecture of mood regulation in bipolar disorder (BD) is important, as we are starting to conceptualize BD as a more complex disorder than one of recurring manic or depressive e...

    Authors: Abigail Ortiz, Kamil Bradler, Maxine Mowete, Stephane MacLean, Julie Garnham, Claire Slaney, Benoit H. Mulsant and Martin Alda

    Citation: International Journal of Bipolar Disorders 2021 9:30

    Content type: Research

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  14. Major contributors to the global burden of bipolar disorders (BD) are the early age at onset (AAO) and the co-occurrence of non-mood disorders before and after the onset of BD. Using data from two independent ...

    Authors: Jan Scott, Florence Vorspan, Josephine Loftus, Frank Bellivier and Bruno Etain

    Citation: International Journal of Bipolar Disorders 2021 9:29

    Content type: Research

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    The Correction to this article has been published in International Journal of Bipolar Disorders 2021 9:32

  15. There is increasing evidence that bipolar disorder is influenced by circadian timing, including the timing of sleep and waking activities. Previous studies in bipolar disorder have shown that people with later...

    Authors: Parisa Vidafar, Anastasia K. Yocum, Peisong Han, Melvin G. McInnis and Helen J. Burgess

    Citation: International Journal of Bipolar Disorders 2021 9:28

    Content type: Research

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  16. Although valproic acid (VPA) induces the metabolism of multiple other drugs, the clinical reports of VPA autoinduction are rare. A comprehensive literature search yielded only one published case series, which ...

    Authors: Sean Bennett and Mujeeb U. Shad

    Citation: International Journal of Bipolar Disorders 2021 9:27

    Content type: Review

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  17. Bipolar disorder is associated with circadian disruption and a high risk of suicidal behavior. In a previous exploratory study of patients with bipolar I disorder, we found that a history of suicide attempts w...

    Authors: Michael Bauer, Tasha Glenn, Eric D. Achtyes, Martin Alda, Esen Agaoglu, Kürşat Altınbaş, Ole A. Andreassen, Elias Angelopoulos, Raffaella Ardau, Edgar Arrua Vares, Memduha Aydin, Yavuz Ayhan, Christopher Baethge, Rita Bauer, Bernhard T. Baune, Ceylan Balaban…

    Citation: International Journal of Bipolar Disorders 2021 9:26

    Content type: Research

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  18. The current study evaluated the long-term (52 week) safety and impact on symptom measures of lurasidone (with or without lithium or valproate) for the treatment of bipolar I disorder in Japanese patients.

    Authors: Teruhiko Higuchi, Tadafumi Kato, Mari Miyajima, Kei Watabe, Takahiro Masuda, Katsuhiko Hagi and Jun Ishigooka

    Citation: International Journal of Bipolar Disorders 2021 9:25

    Content type: Research

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  19. Research with the BDSx (Bipolar Disorder Symptom Scale) suggests a 4-factor structure of responses: two depression (cognitive, somatic) and two hypo/mania factors (elation/loss of insight, affrontive symptoms). T...

    Authors: Norm O’Rourke, Andrew Sixsmith, Tal Michael and Yaacov G. Bachner

    Citation: International Journal of Bipolar Disorders 2021 9:24

    Content type: Research

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  20. Early identification and intervention of individuals with risk factors for or subtle prodromal symptoms of bipolar disorders (BD) may improve the illness course and prevent adverse long-term consequences.

    Authors: Julia Martini, Karolina Leopold, Steffi Pfeiffer, Christina Berndt, Anne Boehme, Veit Roessner, Paolo Fusar-Poli, Allan H. Young, Christoph U. Correll, Michael Bauer and Andrea Pfennig

    Citation: International Journal of Bipolar Disorders 2021 9:23

    Content type: Research

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  21. Bipolar disorder onset peaks over early adulthood and confirmed family history is a robust risk factor. However, penetrance within families varies and most children of bipolar parents will not develop the illn...

    Authors: Alysha Cooper, Julie Horrocks, Sarah Goodday, Charles Keown-Stoneman and Anne Duffy

    Citation: International Journal of Bipolar Disorders 2021 9:22

    Content type: Research

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  22. A subgroup of those with bipolar spectrum disorders experience ongoing mood fluctuations outside of full episodes. We conducted a randomised, controlled feasibility study of a Dialectical Behavioural Therapy-i...

    Authors: Kim Wright, Alyson L. Dodd, Fiona C. Warren, Antonieta Medina-Lara, Barnaby Dunn, Julie Harvey, Mahmood Javaid, Steven H. Jones, Christabel Owens, Rod S. Taylor, Deborah Duncan, Alexandra Newbold, Shelley Norman, Faith Warner and Thomas R. Lynch

    Citation: International Journal of Bipolar Disorders 2021 9:20

    Content type: Research

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  23. ‘Pediatric bipolar disorder’ (PBD) is a controversial diagnosis with varying rates of clinical diagnosis. A highly cited meta-analysis (Van Meter et al. 2011) of a dozen epidemiological surveys suggested a glo...

    Authors: Peter Parry, Stephen Allison and Tarun Bastiampillai

    Citation: International Journal of Bipolar Disorders 2021 9:21

    Content type: Research

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  24. Despite an increasing number of available mental health apps in the bipolar disorder field, these tools remain scarcely implemented in everyday practice and are quickly discontinued by patients after downloadi...

    Authors: Marie-Camille Patoz, Diego Hidalgo-Mazzei, Bruno Pereira, Olivier Blanc, Ingrid de Chazeron, Andrea Murru, Norma Verdolini, Isabella Pacchiarotti, Eduard Vieta, Pierre-Michel Llorca and Ludovic Samalin

    Citation: International Journal of Bipolar Disorders 2021 9:19

    Content type: Review

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  25. Lithium is the best documented maintenance treatment in bipolar disorder, but its use varies considerably across and within countries. It is not known whether regional differences in lithium prescription rates...

    Authors: Martin Sköld, Sindre Rolstad, Erik Joas, Mathias Kardell, Erik Pålsson, Guy M. Goodwin and Mikael Landén

    Citation: International Journal of Bipolar Disorders 2021 9:18

    Content type: Research

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  26. The coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, a global health crisis, has resulted in widespread socioeconomic restrictions including lockdown, social distancing, and self-isolation. To date, little is known ab...

    Authors: Nina Dalkner, Jolana Wagner-Skacel, Michaela Ratzenhofer, Frederike Fellendorf, Melanie Lenger, Alexander Maget, Adelina Tmava-Berisha, René Pilz, Robert Queissner, Carlo Hamm, Susanne Bengesser, Martina Platzer, Armin Birner and Eva Reininghaus

    Citation: International Journal of Bipolar Disorders 2021 9:16

    Content type: Research

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  27. Phenotypic heterogeneity is a major impediment to the elucidation of the neurobiology and genetics of bipolar disorder. Endophenotype could help in reducing heterogeneity by defining biological traits that are...

    Authors: Riccardo Guglielmo, Kamilla Woznica Miskowiak and Gregor Hasler

    Citation: International Journal of Bipolar Disorders 2021 9:17

    Content type: Review

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  28. This study aimed to compile and synthesize studies investigating explicit emotion regulation in patients with bipolar disorder and individuals at risk of developing bipolar disorder. The importance of explicit...

    Authors: Marcel Kurtz, Pia Mohring, Katharina Förster, Michael Bauer and Philipp Kanske

    Citation: International Journal of Bipolar Disorders 2021 9:15

    Content type: Review

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  29. DSM-IV states that criterion A for diagnosing hypomania/mania is mood change. The revised DSM-5 now states that increased energy or activity must be present alongside mood changes to diagnose hypomania/mania, ...

    Authors: Mette U. Fredskild, Sharleny Stanislaus, Klara Coello, Sigurd A. Melbye, Hanne Lie Kjærstad, Kimie Stefanie Ormstrup Sletved, Trisha Suppes, Maj Vinberg and Lars Vedel Kessing

    Citation: International Journal of Bipolar Disorders 2021 9:14

    Content type: Research

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  30. The Stanley Foundation Bipolar Treatment Outcome Network (SFBN) recruited more than 900 outpatients from 1995 to 2002 from 4 sites in the United States (US) and 3 in the Netherlands and Germany (abbreviated as...

    Authors: Robert M. Post, Lori L. Altshuler, Ralph Kupka, Susan L. McElroy, Mark A. Frye, Heinz Grunze, Trisha Suppes, Paul E. Keck Jr and Willem A. Nolen

    Citation: International Journal of Bipolar Disorders 2021 9:13

    Content type: Review

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  31. Impaired working memory is a core cognitive deficit in both bipolar disorder and schizophrenia. Its study might yield crucial insights into the underpinnings of both disorders on the cognitive and neurophysiol...

    Authors: Catherine V. Barnes-Scheufler, Caroline Passow, Lara Rösler, Jutta S. Mayer, Viola Oertel, Sarah Kittel-Schneider, Silke Matura, Andreas Reif and Robert A. Bittner

    Citation: International Journal of Bipolar Disorders 2021 9:12

    Content type: Research

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  32. Internet of Things (IoT) devices for remote monitoring, diagnosis, and treatment are widely viewed as an important future direction for medicine, including for bipolar disorder and other mental illness. The nu...

    Authors: Scott Monteith, Tasha Glenn, John Geddes, Emanuel Severus, Peter C. Whybrow and Michael Bauer

    Citation: International Journal of Bipolar Disorders 2021 9:11

    Content type: Review

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  33. Lithium is considered the gold standard treatment for bipolar disorder (BD). Current clinical guidelines and scientific evidence support its use as a first-line treatment in BD. However, over the last two deca...

    Authors: Xabier Pérez de Mendiola, Diego Hidalgo-Mazzei, Eduard Vieta and Ana González-Pinto

    Citation: International Journal of Bipolar Disorders 2021 9:10

    Content type: Research

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  34. Prefrontal dopamine D1 receptor (D1R) mediates behavior related to anxiety, reward and memory, and is involved in inflammatory processes, all of which are affected in bipolar disorder. Interleukin-6 (IL-6), a ...

    Authors: Dominik K. E. Beyer, Annika Mattukat and Nadja Freund

    Citation: International Journal of Bipolar Disorders 2021 9:9

    Content type: Research

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  35. The Cortisol Awakening Response (CAR) measured as the transient increase in cortisol levels following morning awakening appears to be a distinct feature of the HPA axis. Patients with bipolar disorder (BD) exp...

    Authors: Maria Faurholt-Jepsen, Vibe Gedsø Frøkjær, Arafat Nasser, Niklas Rye Jørgensen, Lars Vedel Kessing and Maj Vinberg

    Citation: International Journal of Bipolar Disorders 2021 9:8

    Content type: Research

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  36. Visible light, predominantly in the blue range, affects mood and circadian rhythm partly by activation of the melanopsin-containing intrinsically photosensitive retinal ganglion cells (ipRGCs). The light-induc...

    Authors: Helle Østergaard Madsen, Shakoor Ba-Ali, Steffen Heegaard, Ida Hageman, Ulla Knorr, Henrik Lund-Andersen, Klaus Martiny and Lars Vedel Kessing

    Citation: International Journal of Bipolar Disorders 2021 9:7

    Content type: Research

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  37. Bipolar disorder is a severe psychiatric illness with poor prognosis and problematic and suboptimal treatments. Understanding the pathoetiologic mechanisms may improve treatment and outcomes.

    Authors: Rif S. El-Mallakh, Yonglin Gao and Pan You

    Citation: International Journal of Bipolar Disorders 2021 9:6

    Content type: Review

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  38. Bipolar disorder (BD) is associated with excess and premature cardiovascular mortality. Elevated blood pressure (BP) is a leading contributor to cardiovascular risk. However, few studies have examined BP in BD...

    Authors: Niall M. McGowan, Molly Nichols, Amy C. Bilderbeck, Guy M. Goodwin and Kate E. A. Saunders

    Citation: International Journal of Bipolar Disorders 2021 9:5

    Content type: Research

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  39. In vitro studies have demonstrated that lithium has antiviral properties, but evidence from human studies is scarce. Lithium is used as a mood stabilizer to treat patients with bipolar disorder. Here, the aim ...

    Authors: Mikael Landén, Henrik Larsson, Paul Lichtenstein, Johan Westin and Jie Song

    Citation: International Journal of Bipolar Disorders 2021 9:4

    Content type: Research

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  40. Bipolar Disorders (BD) are disabling and severe psychiatric disorders, commonly perceived as equally affecting both men and women. The prevalence of BD in the general population has been growing over the last ...

    Authors: Bernardo Dell’Osso, Rita Cafaro and Terence A. Ketter

    Citation: International Journal of Bipolar Disorders 2021 9:3

    Content type: Short Communication

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  41. Both bipolar disorder and major depressive disorder are characterized by difficulties in emotion regulation. Little is known about which specific emotion regulatory patterns may be transdiagnostic versus disor...

    Authors: Christie W. Musket, Natasha S. Hansen, Keith M. Welker, Kirsten E. Gilbert and June Gruber

    Citation: International Journal of Bipolar Disorders 2021 9:2

    Content type: Research

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  42. Lithium-induced nephropathy is a known long-term complication, sometimes limiting the use of lithium as mood stabilizer. The aim of this study is to establish the incidence of chronic kidney disease and the ra...

    Authors: Arjan M. Van Alphen, Tessa M. Bosch, Ralph W. Kupka and Rocco Hoekstra

    Citation: International Journal of Bipolar Disorders 2021 9:1

    Content type: Research

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  43. To identify possible socio-demographic and clinical factors associated with Good Outcome (GO) as compared with Poor Outcome (PO) in adult patients diagnosed with Bipolar Disorder (BD) who received long-term tr...

    Authors: Diane Grillault Laroche, Bruno Etain, Emanuel Severus, Jan Scott and Frank Bellivier

    Citation: International Journal of Bipolar Disorders 2020 8:40

    Content type: Review

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  44. Although a growing body of literature highlights the potential benefit of smartphone-based mobile apps to aid in self-management and treatment of bipolar disorder, it is unclear whether such evidence-based app...

    Authors: Sarah Lagan, Abinaya Ramakrishnan, Evan Lamont, Aparna Ramakrishnan, Mark Frye and John Torous

    Citation: International Journal of Bipolar Disorders 2020 8:39

    Content type: Research

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  45. Self-monitoring has been shown to improve the self-management and treatment of patients with bipolar disorder. However, current self-monitoring methods are limited to once-daily retrospectively assessed mood, ...

    Authors: Fionneke M. Bos, Evelien Snippe, Richard Bruggeman, Bennard Doornbos, Marieke Wichers and Lian van der Krieke

    Citation: International Journal of Bipolar Disorders 2020 8:38

    Content type: Research

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  46. Evidence mapping is a structured approach used to synthesize the state-of-the-art in an emerging field of research when systematic reviews or meta-analyses are deemed inappropriate. We employed this strategy t...

    Authors: Jan Scott, Francesc Colom, Allan Young, Frank Bellivier and Bruno Etain

    Citation: International Journal of Bipolar Disorders 2020 8:37

    Content type: Review

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  47. When evaluating the long-term treatment response to mood stabilizers using the Alda scale, mood stabilizer combination therapy is typically considered a confounding factor, and patients receiving combination t...

    Authors: Jinyoung Lee, Ji Hyun Baek, Dongbin Lee, Sung Woo Ahn, So-Yung Yang, Yujin Choi, Yong Chun Bahk and Kyung Sue Hong

    Citation: International Journal of Bipolar Disorders 2020 8:36

    Content type: Research

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  48. The concept of misperception of sleep refers to the estimated discrepancy between subjective and objective measures of sleep. This has been assessed only in a few prior studies in individuals with Bipolar Diso...

    Authors: Henrik Myhre Ihler, Manon Meyrel, Vincent Hennion, Julia Maruani, Gregory Gross, Pierre A. Geoffroy, Trine Vik Lagerberg, Ingrid Melle, Frank Bellivier, Jan Scott and Bruno Etain

    Citation: International Journal of Bipolar Disorders 2020 8:34

    Content type: Research

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  49. Digital phenotyping promises to unobtrusively obtaining a continuous and objective input of symptomatology from patients’ daily lives. The prime example are bipolar disorders, as smartphone parameters directly...

    Authors: Ulrich W. Ebner-Priemer, Esther Mühlbauer, Andreas B. Neubauer, Holger Hill, Fabrice Beier, Philip S. Santangelo, Philipp Ritter, Nikolaus Kleindienst, Michael Bauer, Florian Schmiedek and Emanuel Severus

    Citation: International Journal of Bipolar Disorders 2020 8:35

    Content type: Research

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