The impact of neurocognitive impairment on occupational recovery of clinically stable patients with bipolar disorder: a prospective study.

TitleThe impact of neurocognitive impairment on occupational recovery of clinically stable patients with bipolar disorder: a prospective study.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2011
AuthorsBearden, CE, Shih VH, Green MF, Gitlin M, Sokolski KN, Levander E, Marusak S, Hammen C, Sugar CA, Altshuler LL
JournalBipolar disorders
Volume13
Issue4
Pagination323-33
Date Published2011 Jun
ISSN1399-5618
KeywordsAdolescent, Adult, Aged, Area Under Curve, Bipolar disorder, Cognition Disorders, Cross-Sectional Studies, Employment, Factor Analysis, Statistical, Female, Follow-Up Studies, Humans, Male, Middle Aged, Models, Psychological, Neuropsychological Tests, Predictive Value of Tests, Prospective Studies, Questionnaires, Recovery of Function, Time Factors, Young Adult
Abstract

Many patients with bipolar disorder do not regain their premorbid level of occupational functioning even after mood episodes have resolved. The reasons for this are not well understood. We evaluated the relationship between neurocognition and occupational function in bipolar disorder patients, following symptomatic recovery.

DOI10.1111/j.1399-5618.2012.01008.x
Alternate JournalBipolar Disord