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Do Patients With Treatment-Resistant Disorders Recover?

Published on:
January 31, 2022
Eric Plakun, MD, published "Do Patients With Treatment-resistant Disorders Recover?" in the January 2022 issue of the Journal of Psychiatric Practice.
(from the publisher)
"This column describes the challenge posed by patients with treatment-resistant disorders. It then reviews a recently published study demonstrating that with adequate treatment and enough time—over a decade—even patients with conditions that were previously considered treatment-resistant and who have high degrees of comorbidity, suicide risk, and a significant number of prior hospitalizations can achieve full recovery in terms of measures of psychodynamic conflicts, symptoms, and overall functioning."
DOI: 10.1097/PRA.0000000000000599
Learn more. (This article is set to open/free access during the month of February 2022)