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    • As bases neurobiológicas do transtorno bipolar 

      Machado-Vieira, Rodrigo; Bressan, Rodrigo Affonseca [UNIFESP]; Frey, Benício; Soares, Jair C. (Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de São Paulo, 2005-01-01)
      In this article, the authors review relevant aspects related to the neurobiological basis of bipolar disorder. This illness has been associated with complex biochemical and molecular changes in brain circuits linked to ...
    • Déficit de medo condicionado ao contexto na linhagem SHR (Spontaneously Hypertensive Rats): possíveis implicações para transtornos psiquiátricos 

      Calzavara, Mariana Bendlin [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2008)
      Transtornos psiquiátricos como a esquizofrenia, o transtorno de déficit de atenção e hiperatividade (TDAH) e o transtorno do humor bipolar apresentam anormalidades no processamento de emoções. Um estudo prévio mostrou que ...
    • Early intervention for bipolar disorder: current imperatives, future directions 

      Taylor, Matthew; Bressan, Rodrigo Affonseca [UNIFESP]; Pan, Pedro Mario [UNIFESP]; Brietzke, Elisa [UNIFESP] (Associação Brasileira de Psiquiatria - ABP, 2011-10-01)
      OBJECTIVES: The objective of this article is to discuss the rationale/background for early intervention in bipolar disorder. METHOD: Narrative review. RESULTS: There are often significant delays before the diagnosis of ...
    • Epidemiologia do transtorno bipolar 

      Lima, Mauricio Silva de [UNIFESP]; Tassi, Juliana; Novo, Ingrid Parra [UNIFESP]; Mari, Jair de Jesus [UNIFESP] (Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de São Paulo, 2005-01-01)
      Information about the epidemiology of bipolar disorders is essential for providing a framework for the formulation of effective mental health policy. In the last two decades, population surveys of psychiatric morbidity in ...
    • Evolução do conceito e controvérsias atuais sobre o transtorno bipolar do humor 

      Porto, Jose Alberto Del [UNIFESP] (Associação Brasileira de Psiquiatria - ABP, 2004-10-01)
      The author reviews the evolution of the concept of bipolar disorder as an ongoing process. Its roots can be found in the work of Araeteus of Capadocia, who assumed that melancholia and mania were two forms of the same ...
    • História da caracterização nosológica do transtorno bipolar 

      Porto, Jose Alberto Del [UNIFESP]; Del-Porto, Kátia Oddone [UNIFESP] (Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de São Paulo, 2005-01-01)
      The authors review briefly the history of bipolar disorder from Araeteus of Cappadocia to our times. The modern concept of bipolar disorder was built in France, through the work of Falret (1851) and Baillarger (1854). The ...
    • Impact of childhood stress on psychopathology 

      Brietzke, Elisa [UNIFESP]; Kauer-Sant'anna, Márcia; Jackowski, Andrea Parolin [UNIFESP]; Grassi-Oliveira, Rodrigo; Bucker, Joanna; Zugman, André [UNIFESP]; Mansur, Rodrigo Barbachan [UNIFESP]; Bressan, Rodrigo Affonseca [UNIFESP] (Associação Brasileira de Psiquiatria - ABP, 2012-12-01)
      OBJECTIVE: Advances in our knowledge of mental disorder (MD) genetics have contributed to a better understanding of their pathophysiology. Nonetheless, several questions and doubts persist. Recent studies have focused on ...
    • Intervenções psicossociais no transtorno bipolar 

      Justo, Luis Pereira [UNIFESP]; Calil, Helena Maria [UNIFESP] (Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de São Paulo, 2004-01-01)
      In this paper, the authors review the status of psychosocial interventions within the general treatment for bipolar disorder. They have verified the scantiness of studies performed with adequate methodology to obtain ...
    • Sazonalidade das internações por mania em um hospital psiquiátrico de Belo Horizonte 

      Volpe, Fernando Madalena [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2006-12-31)
      Introduction: Seasonality of mania has been previously reported in several world regions. A spring and/or summer peak has been the most frequent finding, correlating to climatic variables, especially luminosity. There are, ...
    • Translation and adaptation of the Bipolar Prodrome Symptom Scale-Retrospective: Patient Version to Brazilian portuguese 

      Pan, Pedro Mario [UNIFESP]; Jesus, Danilo Rocha de; Gadelha, Ary [UNIFESP]; Bressan, Rodrigo Affonseca [UNIFESP]; Correll, Christoph U.; Mansur, Rodrigo Barbachan [UNIFESP]; Zugman, André [UNIFESP]; Noto, Cristiano [UNIFESP]; Asevedo, Elson de Miranda [UNIFESP]; Brietzke, Elisa [UNIFESP] (Associação de Psiquiatria do Rio Grande do Sul, 2013-01-01)
      BACKGROUND: Bipolar disorder (BD) is a chronic and often severe mental disease, associated with a significant burden in affected individuals. The characterization of a premorbid (prodromal) period and possible development ...