This retrospective cohort study analyzes diabetes screening prevalence and predictors of screening among adults in the California public mental health care system with severe mental illness taking antipsychotic medications.
This study reports that physicians in the Netherlands have more reservations about less common reasons that patients request euthanasia and physician-assisted suicide, such as psychological conditions and being tired of living, than the End-of-Life Clinic medical staff.
This meta-analysis evaluates the use of cognitive behavioral therapy for treatment of insomnia in patients with comorbid medical or psychiatric conditions.
Huffman et al determine the impact of a low-intensity collaborative care intervention for depression, generalized anxiety disorder, and panic disorder among patients hospitalized for an acute cardiac illness. Davidson et al provide an Invited Commentary.
Meyer et al evaluate human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) treatment outcomes throughout incarceration, including jail and prison. Puisis provides an Invited Commentary on the progress of HIV care in prisons.
Gierk et al evaluate the reliability, validity, and severity categories as well as the reference scores of the 8-item Somatic Symptom Scale, a self-report measure of somatic symptom burden used in field trials for the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (Fifth Edition). See also the Invited Commentary by Barsky.