Comorbidity in Bipolar Disorder: A Focus on Addiction and Anxiety Disorders

Mark A. Frye, Giulio Perugi

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationBipolar Disorder
Subtitle of host publicationClinical and Neurobiological Foundations
PublisherJohn Wiley and Sons
Number of pages13
ISBN (Print)9780470721988
StatePublished - Aug 13 2010


  • Ads, associated with multiple indices of poor outcome in BPD
  • Anxiety disorders (ADs), most prevalent psychiatric comorbidity amongst patients with Bipolar Disorder (BPD)
  • BPD comorbidity with substance use disorders and AD - challenging for diagnosis and treatment
  • Bipolar affective disorder, illness with substantial morbidity and mortality - episodic recurrence of mania/hypomania and major depression
  • Bipolar disorder comorbidity - focus on addiction and anxiety disorders
  • Bipolar disorder course of illness - and nicotine dependence
  • Comorbid alcoholism and bipolar course of illness
  • Global Assessment of Functioning (GAF) score
  • National Epidemiological Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions (NESARC)
  • Three pharmacotherapies, approved by US FDA - for smoking cessation and nicotine replacement systems

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  • Medicine(all)

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