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Patisiran, a Targeted RNA-Based Therapy gets FDA Approval for Treating Rare Polyneuropathy in Adults

Patisiran infusion is the first drug to be approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the treatment of adults with peripheral nerve...

14 Aug, 2018

 
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Role of Early Donepezil Treatment in Preventing Psychosis and Cognitive Decline in PD Patients

Early use of donepezil might prevent cognitive decline but not psychosis in patients suffering with mild-to-moderate Parkinson’s disease (PD),...

08 Aug, 2018

 
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Midlife Orthostatic Hypotension Independently Linked to Dementia and Ischemic Stroke

Orthostatic hypotension (OH) during midlife independently hikes up the risk of incident dementia and ischemic stroke in the long-term, reported a...

07 Aug, 2018

 
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Daily Dose of Simple Intellectual Activities Might Keep Dementia at Bay in Elderly

Elderly, who indulge in simple intellectual activities such as newspaper or book reading, or playing board games, etc. even in late life, might keep...

19 Jul, 2018

 
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Mind Matters (Issue 5) – Depression and Epilepsy: The Bidirectional Relationship

Depression is under-diagnosed and under-treated in patients with epilepsy. Epilepsy is a complex disease which is frequently associated with other...

Bright Times: Issue 4

This newsletter provides recent updates in the field of psychiatry with major focus on the therapies of depression and anxiety along with the widely...

Mind Matters (Issue 4) - Effective Management of Comorbid Depression and Hypertension: Role of Escitalopram

Hypertension represents two-thirds of all strokes and one-half of all ischemic heart diseases, and is a key risk factor for cardiovascular morbidity...

Bright Times: Issue 3

This newsletter provides recent updates in the field of psychiatry with major focus on the therapies of depression and anxiety along with the widely...

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Understanding Parkinson’s Disease

The article consists of basic information on Parkinson’s disease, its common features, management and tips to cope with the disease.  

Mental Health in Old Age

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Substance Abuse

This slide set discusses the issue of substance abuse in India with the risk factors, common reasons, early signs, and treatment of substance abuse...

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

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Key Trials

ATLAS Study: Low Dose Amisulpride, an Effective Treatment Strategy for Late-Onset Schizophrenia-like Psychosis

The ATLAS study demonstrated low-dose amisulpride (100 mg/day) to be an effective strategy for the treatment of late-onset schizophrenia-like...

Vitamin B12 May Reduce the Rate of Brain Volume Loss in Older People without Dementia

Higher levels of vitamin B12 were significantly associated with decreased brain tissue changes over a period of 6 years in older people without...

Midazolam Nasal Spray vs. Diazepam Rectal Solution for Treating Seizure Exacerbations in Adults

Midazolam nasal spray is equally effective but more preferred than diazepam rectal solution in adult patients with epilepsy and seizure...

Safety and Effectiveness of Long-Term Lurasidone Treatment in Patients with Schizophrenia

The present study demonstrated that long-term treatment with lurasidone (40-120 mg/day) was safe and effective in patients with schizophrenia.

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Mental Health in Old Age

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Substance Abuse

This slide set discusses the issue of substance abuse in India with the risk factors, common reasons, early signs, and treatment of substance abuse...

 
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Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

This slide set contains general understanding of principal features, risk factors, and treatment for ADHD in children and adults.  

 
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