The new June, 2016 issue of Biological Psychiatry and Psychopharmacology is now available online.
We invite authors to submit original research reports, review papers, case reports and series, and letters to editor for the upcoming Journal issue, which will be published in December, 2016. Instructions for authors can be found here.
The Journal Supportive Care in Cancer has recently published a study showing that quality of life measures might be important correlates of suicidal ideation in a sample of patients with brain tumors (BT).
On the 6 -7 of May, 2016, Lithuanian Society of Biological Psychiatry (LSBP) and Psychiatry Clinic of Lithuanian University of Health Sciences (LUHS) were organizing the Conference for psychiatrists, psychologists, psychotherapists, general practitioners, art and music therapist and specialists from Baltic countries (in Kaunas, Lithuania).
New publication by Lithuanian Biological Psychiatry Association members in BMC Cardiovascular Disorders (Impact factor 1.88) analyses thyroid hormones (i.e., fT4 level and fT3/fT4 ratio) and N-terminal pro-B-Type natriuretic peptide level as predictors of long-term outcomes of coronary artery disease patients.
We invite authors to submit research reports (original research articles, case reports and literature reviews) for the upcoming 2016 issue of the Biological Psychiatry and Psychopharmacology.
More information regarding requirements for papers can be found here. Manuscripts should be send via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Professor Robertas Bunevicius memorial award for the best presentation by the young scientist was awarded at the 10th International Congress of the International Neuropsychiatric Association that took place in October 14-16, 2015 in Jerusalem, Israel. This award was established by the INA and Lithuanian Society of Biological Psychiatry in memory of Prof. Robertas Bunevicius, who has as an active INA member for many years and he had been repeatedly elected at the Executive Committee, a position that he held at the time of his death. ...continue reading
On the 6 -7 of May, 2016, Lithuanian Society of Biological Psychiatry (LSBP) and Psychiatry Clinic of Lithuanian University of Health Sciences (LUHS) were organizing the Conference for psychiatrists, psychologists, psychotherapists and other specialists from Baltic countries (in Kaunas, Lithuania): "Anxiety and Stressor-Related Disorders: from diagnostic challenge to evidence-based treatment". ...continue reading
The Journal of Psychiatric Research has recently published results of randomized placebo-controlled clinical trial showing that thyroid gland hormone triiodothyronine (T3) accelerates and enhances the antipsychotic effect of risperidone in acute schizophrenia.
The journal Acta Neurochirurgica has recently published a study showing that aneurysm clipping surgery is associated with increase of heart rate and blood pressure of experienced neurosurgeons. These findings imply that complex neurosurgical procedures are associated with significant cardiovascular system response. However, it remains unclear whether such physiologic response can have adverse health consequences.
New publication by Lithuanian Biological Psychiatry Association members in The Journal of Neuropsychiatry & Clinical Neurosciences (Impact factor 2.82) suggest that beta-blocker use is associated with worse cognitive performance of coronary artery disease patients. ...continue reading