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June 2020, Vol 77, No. 6, Pages 551-652


Battling the Modern Behavioral Epidemic of Loneliness: Suggestions for Research and Interventions

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JAMA Psychiatry. 2020;77(6):553-554. doi:10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2020.0027

This Viewpoint explores loneliness as a behavioral epidemic.

A Group-Mediated Approach to Precision Medicine—Social Identification, Prevention, and Treatment

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JAMA Psychiatry. 2020;77(6):555-556. doi:10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2020.0024

This Viewpoint provides examples of interventions that are tailored to align with people’s social identities through a precision medicine perspective.

Assessment of Psychopathology: Is Asking Questions Good Enough?

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JAMA Psychiatry. 2020;77(6):557-558. doi:10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2020.0108

This Viewpoint discusses the problems with current assessments of mental illness and offer suggestions to modify assessments that address issues of self-reporting and recall bias.


Physician Suicide—A Personal and Community Tragedy

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JAMA Psychiatry. 2020;77(6):559-560. doi:10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2020.0009

Is This Where We Stand After Decades of Research to Develop More Personalized Treatments for Depression?

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JAMA Psychiatry. 2020;77(6):560-562. doi:10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2019.4764
Original Investigation

Outcomes of Online Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy for Patients With Residual Depressive Symptoms: A Randomized Clinical Trial

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JAMA Psychiatry. 2020;77(6):563-573. doi:10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2019.4693

This randomized clinical trial compares the efficacy and long-term outcomes of an online version of mindful-based cognitive therapy with usual depressive care for adults with residual depressive symptoms.

Safety and Efficacy of Exposure-Based Risk Reduction Through Family Therapy for Co-occurring Substance Use Problems and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Symptoms Among Adolescents: A Randomized Clinical Trial

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JAMA Psychiatry. 2020;77(6):574-586. doi:10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2019.4803

This randomized clinical trial assesses whether risk reduction through family therapy for adolescents with substance use problems and posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms results in improved outcomes relative to treatment as usual consisting primarily of trauma-focused cognitive behavioral therapy.

Male and Female Physician Suicidality: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

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JAMA Psychiatry. 2020;77(6):587-597. doi:10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2020.0011

This systematic review and meta-analysis evaluates male and female physician suicide risks compared with the general population from 1980 to date and tests whether there is a reduction of the standardized mortality ratio in cohorts after 1980 compared with before 1980.

Associations Between Depression, Arterial Stiffness, and Metabolic Syndrome Among Adults in the UK Biobank Population Study: A Mediation Analysis

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JAMA Psychiatry. 2020;77(6):598-606. doi:10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2019.4712

This cohort study assesses the association of depression with elevated midlife arterial stiffness and investigates the extent to which this association is mediated by metabolic syndrome.

Individual Differences in Response to Antidepressants: A Meta-analysis of Placebo-Controlled Randomized Clinical Trials

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JAMA Psychiatry. 2020;77(6):607-617. doi:10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2019.4815

This meta-analysis uses data from randomized clinical trials of antidepressants to investigate the assumption of systematic variability in symptomatic response to antidepressants and assesses whether this variability is associated with severity of major depressive disorder, antidepressant class, or year of study publication.

Multimodal Categorical and Dimensional Approaches to Understanding Threat Conditioning and Its Extinction in Individuals With Anxiety Disorders

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JAMA Psychiatry. 2020;77(6):618-627. doi:10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2019.4833

This cross-sectional study uses a threat conditioning and extinction protocol to conduct categorical (DSM-IV–based) and transdiagnostic dimensional (research domain criteria–based) assessments of psychophysiological, neural, and psychometric responses in adults with and without anxiety disorders.

Association of a Reproducible Epigenetic Risk Profile for Schizophrenia With Brain Methylation and Function

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JAMA Psychiatry. 2020;77(6):628-636. doi:10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2019.4792

This case-control study assesses the association between a blood DNA methylation signature with a reproducible differentiation of patients with schizophrenia from healthy controls and several other major neuropsychiatric disorders.


Applying Causal Inference Methods in Psychiatric Epidemiology: A Review

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JAMA Psychiatry. 2020;77(6):637-644. doi:10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2019.3758

This review examines approaches to causal inference in psychiatric epidemiology.

JAMA Network Insights

Advice for Clinicians on How to Treat Comorbid Anxiety and Depression

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JAMA Psychiatry. 2020;77(6):645-646. doi:10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2020.0601

This article offers advice to clinicians on approaches to treating comorbid anxiety and depression.

Research Letter

Changes Over Time in the Differential Mortality Gap in Individuals With Mental Disorders

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JAMA Psychiatry. 2020;77(6):648-650. doi:10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2020.0334

This study examines changes in mortality rate ratios and life-years lost for both external and natural causes over 20 years for specific mental disorders.

Comment & Response

Effect Size and Blinding in Lumateperone Trial

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JAMA Psychiatry. 2020;77(6):650-651. doi:10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2020.0610

Effect Size and Blinding in Lumateperone Trial—Reply

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JAMA Psychiatry. 2020;77(6):651-652. doi:10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2020.0613

Update to Open Access Status

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JAMA Psychiatry. 2020;77(6):652. doi:10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2020.1139
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JAMA Psychiatry. 2020;77(6):551. doi:10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2019.2805