Get 20M+ Full-Text Papers For Less Than $1.50/day. Start a 14-Day Trial for You or Your Team.

Learn More →

The Increasing Medical Burden in Bipolar Disorder

The Increasing Medical Burden in Bipolar Disorder COMMENTARIES Other advantages in grouping mental disorders into these chiatrists must explain to their patients, themselves, and their clusters include (1) because psychiatrists already use these medical associates what they have named. Psychiatrists could modes of explanation, rendering them more explicit dis- advance toward this goal if, as the fifth edition of DSM is pels mystery from this field; (2) each cluster encourages re- planned, they consider organizing the disorders already re- search directed at uncovering the hypothesized causal ele- liably described into etiopathic clusters, such as those sug- ments in the examples (for diseases: pathogenesis; for gested here. dimensions: psychometric validation; for behaviors: mecha- Financial Disclosures: None reported. nisms provoking and shaping habit; for encounters: life his- tories and their contexts); and (3) distinctions identified by REFERENCES these simple clusters render psychiatric practice more in- telligible to all observers but particularly to medical col- 1. Parker G. Beyond major depression. Psychol Med. 2005;35:467-474. 2. Cooper JE, Kendell RE, Gurland BJ, Sartorius N, Farkas T. Cross-national study leagues. This strengthened explanatory structure indicates of diagnosis of the mental disorders: some results from the first comparative why recognizing symptoms, such as depression or anxiety, investigation. Am J Psychiatry. 1969;125(suppl):21-29. 3. http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png JAMA American Medical Association

The Increasing Medical Burden in Bipolar Disorder

JAMA , Volume 293 (20) – May 25, 2005

Loading next page...
 
/lp/american-medical-association/the-increasing-medical-burden-in-bipolar-disorder-tw0gCez9dS
Publisher
American Medical Association
Copyright
Copyright 2005 American Medical Association. All Rights Reserved. Applicable FARS/DFARS Restrictions Apply to Government Use.
ISSN
0098-7484
eISSN
1538-3598
DOI
10.1001/jama.293.20.2528
pmid
15914754
Publisher site
See Article on Publisher Site

Abstract

COMMENTARIES Other advantages in grouping mental disorders into these chiatrists must explain to their patients, themselves, and their clusters include (1) because psychiatrists already use these medical associates what they have named. Psychiatrists could modes of explanation, rendering them more explicit dis- advance toward this goal if, as the fifth edition of DSM is pels mystery from this field; (2) each cluster encourages re- planned, they consider organizing the disorders already re- search directed at uncovering the hypothesized causal ele- liably described into etiopathic clusters, such as those sug- ments in the examples (for diseases: pathogenesis; for gested here. dimensions: psychometric validation; for behaviors: mecha- Financial Disclosures: None reported. nisms provoking and shaping habit; for encounters: life his- tories and their contexts); and (3) distinctions identified by REFERENCES these simple clusters render psychiatric practice more in- telligible to all observers but particularly to medical col- 1. Parker G. Beyond major depression. Psychol Med. 2005;35:467-474. 2. Cooper JE, Kendell RE, Gurland BJ, Sartorius N, Farkas T. Cross-national study leagues. This strengthened explanatory structure indicates of diagnosis of the mental disorders: some results from the first comparative why recognizing symptoms, such as depression or anxiety, investigation. Am J Psychiatry. 1969;125(suppl):21-29. 3.

Journal

JAMAAmerican Medical Association

Published: May 25, 2005

References