The "Institutional Colon": A Frequent Colonic Dysmotility in Psychiatric and Neurologic Disease
- Genetics of schizophrenia and smoking: an approach to studying their comorbidity based on epidemiological findings. Leon, Jose; Diaz, Francisco // Human Genetics;Jun2012, Vol. 131 Issue 6, p877
The association between schizophrenia and tobacco smoking has been described in more than 1,000 articles, many with inadequate methodology. The studies on this association can focus on: (1) current smoking, ever smoking or smoking cessation; (2) non-psychiatric controls or controls with severe...
- Schizophrenia: from risk genes to outcome and comorbidity. Schmitt, Andrea; Falkai, Peter // European Archives of Psychiatry & Clinical Neuroscience;Oct2012, Vol. 262 Issue 7, p547
No abstract available.
- Panel Session Mechanisms of Hippocampal Involvement in the Pathophysiology of Schizophrenia. // Neuropsychopharmacology;Dec2004 Supplement 1, Vol. 29, pS15
Presents abstracts of articles on the pathophysiology of schizophrenia presented at the 43rd annual meeting of the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology.
- Gesundheitsï¿½konomie der Aufmerksamkeitsdefizit-/Hyperaktivitï¿½tsstï¿½rung in Deutschland. // Nervenarzt;Mar2010, Vol. 81 Issue 3, p289
Comorbid substance use disorders in schizophrenia are of high clinical relevance, because they are common and they are mostly associated with an unfavourable long-term prognosis. Whereas the clinical impression suggests a continuous increase of substance use disorders in patients with...
- How do patients with heart failure with preserved ejection fraction die? Chan, Michelle M.Y.; Lam, Carolyn S.P. // European Journal of Heart Failure;Jun2013, Vol. 15 Issue 6, p604
Understanding how patients with heart failure with preserved ejection fraction (HFPEF) die provides insight into the natural history and pathophysiology of this complex syndrome, thereby allowing better prediction of response to therapy in designing clinical trials. This review summarizes the...
- Controversies in migraine treatment: opioids should be avoided. Casucci, G.; Cevoli, S. // Neurological Sciences;May2013 Supplement, Vol. 34, p125
The use of opioids for migraine is still controversial. Evidence-based guidelines do not recommend opioids as first-line treatment of migraine attacks, while clinical and epidemiological surveys demonstrate that the use of opioids is associated with more severe headache-related disability,...
- Interstitial Lung Disease in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis: Spontaneous and Drug Induced. Hallowell, Robert; Horton, Maureen // Drugs;Mar2014, Vol. 74 Issue 4, p443
Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is an inflammatory autoimmune disease characterized by the destruction of articular joint structures. RA is a systemic condition that often affects multiple organs, including the heart, lungs, and kidneys. Pulmonary complications of RA are relatively common and include...
- Seizures in Alcohol-Dependent Patients: Epidemiology, Pathophysiology and Management. Hillbom, Matti; Pieninkeroinen, Ilkka; Leone, Maurizio // CNS Drugs;2003, Vol. 17 Issue 14, p1013
The relationship between alcohol and seizures is complex and multifaceted. The prevalence of epilepsy in alcohol-dependent patients of western industrialised countries may be at least triple that in the general population, whereas the prevalence of alcoholism is only slightly higher in patients...
- Gluten-Sensitive Enteropathy (Celiac Disease): More Common That You Think. Nelsen, David A. // American Family Physician;12/15/2002, Vol. 66 Issue 12, p2259
Presents information on gluten-sensitive enteropathy or celiac disease. Pathophysiology; Epidemiology; Clinical presentation.