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By Siegfried Kasper, Robert Hirschfeld

Knowledgeable precis of our present figuring out of bipolar ailment, this reference examines present theories, therapy regimens, and clinically correct purposes by means of international gurus in psychiatric examine. Divided into 4 major sections, this advisor delves into the analysis and epidemiology of bipolar illness and progresses to discussions of sufferer care, rising administration methods, and the underlying biology of the ailment.

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SOCIAL VARIABLES Marital Status The relationship between marital status and mood disorders is very complex. Being single or divorced/separated, for example, can be either a risk factor for mood disorder or the consequence of the negative life events generated by depressive and/or manic states. Major mood disorder patients are over-represented among divorced, and the rate of family breakdown (separation, divorce, chaotic family life) is elevated substantially in major depressive and markedly in bipolar I and bipolar II patients (14,16,35,42,68).

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