n South African Journal of Psychiatry - Bipolar disorder : The South African Society of Psychiatrists (SASOP) Treatment Guidelines for Psychiatric Disorders

Volume 19, Issue 3
  • ISSN : 1608-9685
  • E-ISSN: 2078-6786
  • Author F. Colin
  • Source : South African Journal of Psychiatry, Volume 19, Issue 3, Jan 2013, p. 164 - 171
  • Accreditation : Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET)
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Bipolar disorder (BD) presents in different phases over time and is often complicated by comorbid conditions such as substance-use disorders and anxiety disorders. Treatment usually involves pharmacotherapy with combinations of different classes of medications and frequent medication revisions.

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