I am a Health Sciences Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior at University of California Irvine and an Attending and Research Psychiatrist at the UC Irvine Neuropsychiatric Center. I divide my time between clinical reseach (with a focus on schizophrenia and Alzheimer's multi-site clinical trials), teaching and seeing patients. In my view of the world work is important but sharing a good conversation and good times with family and friends is priceless. I see blogging, to some extent, as part of the former and to a much bigger extent as part of the latter. Happy readings!
A new study just published in the BMJ makes this very point. Changes in antidepressant use by young people and suicidal behavior after FDA warnings and media coverage: quasi-experimental study The title makes two claims: That the