Goldman-Mellor et al test whether suicide attempts among young people signal increased risk for later poor health and social functioning, above and beyond a preexisting psychiatric disorder.
Bishop et al described recent trends in acceptance of insurance by psychiatrists compared with physicians in other specialties.
Yurgil et al examine the extent to which self-reported predeployment and deployment-related traumatic brain injury (TBI) confers increased risk of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) when accounting for combat intensity and predeployment mental health symptoms.
Baker and coauthors compare intrinsic functional connectivity across the cerebral cortex in patients with psychotic disorders and healthy controls.
Miller and coauthors examined the cortices of adults who reported high importance vs low importance of religion or spirituality.
Peterson and coauthors distinguish risk and resilience endophenotypes for major depression from the effects of prior lifetime illness.
Coccaro et al test the hypothesis that plasma inflammatory markers will correlate directly with aggression and will be elevated in individuals with recurrent, problematic, impulsive aggressive behavior.
Watanabe et al directly examine whether oxytocin has beneficial effects on the sociocommunicational deficits of autism spectrum disorders using both behavioral and neural measures.
Monzani et al estimate the degree to which genetic and environmental risk factors are shared and/or unique to dimensionally scored obsessive compulsive disorder, body dysmorphic disorder, hoarding disorder, trichotillomania (hair-pulling disorder), and excoriation (skin-picking) disorder.
Cummings et al examine the availability of outpatient substance use disorder treatment facilities that accept Medicaid across US counties and whether counties with a higher percentage of racial/ethnic minorities are more likely to have gaps in this infrastructure.