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A Prospective Study of the Impact of Smoking on Outcomes in Bipolar and Schizoaffective Disorder

A Prospective Study of the Impact of Smoking on Outcomes in Bipolar and Schizoaffective Disorder

Posted on25. Feb, 2010 by .

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Abstract from Clinical Psychiatry  Background The impact of tobacco smoking on mental health outcomes was investigated in a 24-month, naturalistic, longitudinal study of 240 people with bipolar disorder or schizoaffective disorder. Participants were interviewed and data recorded by trained study clinicians at 9 interviews during the study period.  Smoking status was determined by self-report. Nicotine […]

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Smoking Tied to Suicide Risk in Bipolar Disorder

Smoking Tied to Suicide Risk in Bipolar Disorder

Posted on13. Nov, 2009 by .

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Thu Nov 12, 2009 12:34pm EST NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – People with bipolar disorder who smoke appear to have a heightened risk of suicidal behavior See article here: http://www.reuters.com/article/healthNews/idUSTRE5AA3FB20091112 Please post your comments below. NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – People with bipolar disorder who smoke appear to have a heightened risk of suicidal behavior […]

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