Complexity of pharmacologic treatment required for sustained improvement in outpatients with bipolar disorder.

TitleComplexity of pharmacologic treatment required for sustained improvement in outpatients with bipolar disorder.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2010
AuthorsPost, RM, Altshuler LL, Frye MA, Suppes T, Keck PE, McElroy SL, Leverich GS, Luckenbaugh DA, Rowe M, Pizzarello S, Kupka RW, Grunze H, Nolen WA
JournalThe Journal of clinical psychiatry
Volume71
Issue9
Pagination1176-86; quiz 1252-3
Date Published2010 Sep
ISSN1555-2101
KeywordsAdult, Ambulatory Care, Anti-Anxiety Agents, Anticonvulsants, Antidepressive Agents, Antimanic Agents, Antipsychotic Agents, Bipolar disorder, Clonazepam, Drug Therapy, Combination, Female, Follow-Up Studies, Humans, Lithium Carbonate, Male, Middle Aged, Prospective Studies, Psychiatric Status Rating Scales, Recurrence, Thyroxine, Treatment Outcome, Triiodothyronine, Valproic Acid
Abstract

To evaluate the clinical correlates of and types of naturalistic treatments associated with sustained improvement/remission for at least 6 months in outpatients with bipolar disorder.

DOI10.1111/j.1399-5618.2012.01008.x
Alternate JournalJ Clin Psychiatry