Psychiatry/Psychology

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Listed by average citations per papers, among Australian institutions that published at least 500 papers in Thomson Reuters-indexed journals in the main field of Neuroscience & Behavior...

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In a recent analysis of Essential Science Indicators (a subset of the Thomson Reuters Web of Knowledge), the journal Perspectives on Psychological Science was named a Rising Star in the field of...

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Globally, according to the World Health Organization, depression affects upwards of 350 million people, fewer than half of whom (and, in some countries, fewer than 10%) actually receive treatment...

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A recent analysis of InCites: Essential Science Indicators (a subset of the Web of Knowledge from Thomson Reuters) demonstrated that a 2011 report, “Insomnia as a predictor of depression: A meta-...

Dementia Declines
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Understanding of the human genome and genetic mutations leads to improved detection of, and prevention methods for, the onset of neurodegenerative diseases such as dementia and Alzheimer’s...

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Gerd Gigerenzer & Henry Brighton talk with ScienceWatch.com and answer a few questions about this New Hot Paper in the field of Psychiatry/Psychology.

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The table below lists prominent journals in a given specialty area according to three separate measures, based on metrics found in...

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Abstract: “Context: Autism is considered the most heritable of neurodevelopmental disorders, mainly because of the large difference in concordance rates between monozygotic and...

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Abstract: “Evidence suggests that adverse experiences in childhood are associated with psychosis. To examine the association between childhood adversity and trauma (sexual abuse,...

In Five Disorders, Genetic Markers Belie DSM-5 Distinctions
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The new, fifth, edition of the psychiatric bible formally known as Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, henceforth DSM-5, went on sale on 22 May 2013, but even...

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The data below were Based on data in Essential Science IndicatorsSM. This database, currently covering the period January 1997 to October 2007, surveys only journal articles (original research...

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