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Bipolar Disorder Master Guide

In this section of our website we aim to provide a comprehensive evidence-based education about bipolar disorder. The current text is based on Dr Malliaris' PhD thesis and it summarizes the latest knowledge that we have about bipolar disorder. We will soon have more accessible (lay) information material about each aspect of bipolar disorder. You may email us your suggestions about how we can improve our bipolar education section through our contact form or via This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . We wish for all our patients to have the best possible evidence-based knowledge about their disorder and to make informed decisions about their treatment.

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1 1. 1 Introduction to Bipolar Disorder (Manic-Depressive Illness) 10640
2 1. 2 Historical Roots in Medicine and Ancient Times 13463
3 1.3 Bipolar Disorders: Contemporary Diagnostic Definitions and a Course-Based Typology 8236
4 1.3.1 Diagnostic (DSM-IV) Criteria for Bipolar Episodes 25436
5 Criteria for a Manic/Hypomanic Episodes 61485
6 Criteria for a Major Depressive Episode 23296
7 Criteria for a Mixed Episode 17077
8 1.3.2 Diagnostic Sub-types of Bipolar Disorder: A Course Based Typology 19783
9 1.4 The Unipolar – Bipolar Distinction, Related Comorbities, and Differential Diagnosis 12402
10 1.4.1 Unipolar Depressive Disorder and Bipolar Depression 11414
11 1.4.2 Schizophrenia and Borderline Personality Disorder 21975
12 1.5 Prevalence and age of onset of Bipolar disorders in the general population 20817
13 1.6 Comorbidities, Burden and Cost, and Mortality of Bipolar Disorder 10985
14 1.7 Aetiology of Bipolar Disorder 10039
15 1.8 Treatment of Bipolar Disorder 9188
16 1.9 Natural Course of Bipolar Disorder 10434

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