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The New England Journal of Medicine: Search Results in Psychiatry
The New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) RSS feed -- Search Results in Psychiatry. NEJM ( is a weekly general medical journal that publishes new medical research findings, review articles, and editorial opinion on a wide variety of topics of importance to biomedical science and clinical practice.

Preparing for the Next Harvey, Irma, or Maria ? Addressing Research Gaps
01/01/70 - Extreme events often cast in bold relief what we do and don?t know about medicine and public health. In recent weeks, three hurricanes, each characterized by "unprecedented" features, have illuminated our knowledge gaps regarding the consequences of disasters and their mitigation. Hurricanes…

Pulmonary Foreign-Body Granulomatosis
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Waving Hello to Noninvasive Deep-Brain Stimulation
01/01/70 - Disorders of brain function are leading causes of disease burden. The clinical manifestations of neurologic and psychiatric disorders are often caused by malfunction in circuits in the brain that regulate sensory, motor, cognitive, and behavioral functions. The signs and symptoms of the disorders…

Dreams Deferred ? The Public Health Consequences of Rescinding DACA
01/01/70 - After months of conflicting statements, President Donald Trump has announced that the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, a landmark immigration program introduced during the Obama administration, will be rescinded as of March 2018. The announcement was made in the face of…

Stretching the Scope ? Becoming Frontline Addiction-Medicine Providers
01/01/70 - On our infectious diseases (ID) consult service, we recently cared for Mr. C. a young man with Staphylococcus aureus tricuspid valve endocarditis, septic arthritis, and empyema that were consequences of his opioid use disorder (OUD). Several years earlier, he had started taking oxycodone at…

The Role of Science in Addressing the Opioid Crisis
01/01/70 - Opioid misuse and addiction is an ongoing and rapidly evolving public health crisis, requiring innovative scientific solutions. In response, and because no existing medication is ideal for every patient, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) is joining with private partners to launch an…

Case 20-2017 ? A 48-Year-Old Man with Weight Loss, Confusion, Skin Lesions, and Pancytopenia
01/01/70 - Presentation of Case. Dr. Robert H. Goldstein (Medicine): A 48-year-old man was seen in the emergency department of this hospital because of confusion. The week before this presentation, the patient, who was a lawyer, had traveled alone to Mexico for vacation. His family reported that he seemed to…

Trial of Electrical Direct-Current Therapy versus Escitalopram for Depression
01/01/70 - Major depressive disorder is a highly prevalent condition. There is interest in the effectiveness and safety of new and nonpharmacologic treatments for depression. In 2009, transcranial magnetic stimulation was approved by the Food and Drug Administration for the treatment of major depressive…

Noninvasive Brain Stimulation for Depression ? The Devil Is in the Dosing
01/01/70 - In this issue of the Journal, Brunoni and colleagues report on transcranial direct-current stimulation (tDCS) in the treatment of major depression. This technique, which delivers weak electrical direct current to the scalp to modulate brain function, is one of a growing number of noninvasive brain…

Efficient Trial Design ? FDA Approval of Valbenazine for Tardive Dyskinesia
01/01/70 - A well-executed development program that addresses both regulatory and clinical requirements is critical for making novel therapeutics available as quickly as possible to patients with unmet medical needs. In the case of valbenazine, which was recently approved by the U.S. Food and Drug…

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