Autism Spectrum Disorder
Study researchers sought to address the gap in research regarding the association between poor sleep and executive function in children with ASD, ADHD, or typical development
The goals of this study were to identify functional connectome fingerprints that predict symptom improvement with any treatment and with specific treatment.
The researchers analyzed data from a large randomized noninferiority trial that compared theta-burst stimulation and high-frequency (10 Hz) rTMS delivered to the left dorsolateral prefrontal cortex.
Recently updated diagnostic criteria for fibromyalgia that reduce the underdiagnosis in men had not been implemented during these studies.
Migraine and Headache
Dr Amit Akirov examines the evidence suggesting associations between migraine and major depressive disorder (MDD).
This study addresses the question of whether prescription opioid medications has a potentially causal role in the risk for depression and anxiety disorder.
Investigating whether serial ketamine treatments change functional connectivity between limbic structures and resting-state networks.
Proinflammatory cytokines, tryptophan catabolites, and the gut-brain axis may have key roles in chronic fatigue and depression in patients with multiple sclerosis.
Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia
The comorbidity of depressive disorders and late-life neurodegenerative diseases including Alzheimer disease has been widely reported. This study looks into whether there is a causal relationship existing between both or, if their co-occurrence is due to confounding or common risk factors, such as aging.
Researchers performed a double-blind randomized study to investigate the efficacy of tDCS as an augmentation strategy to sertraline in the treatment of vascular depression.