Jessica Martin

PhD

Most Recent Articles by Jessica Martin

Little Effect on Metabolic Risk Factors With Addition of SSRIs to Antipsychotics

Little Effect on Metabolic Risk Factors With Addition of SSRIs to Antipsychotics

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A combination of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors and antipsychotics does not lead to further deterioration of metabolic variables; however, metabolic monitoring should be performed.

Bariatric Surgery May Improve Peripheral, Central Pain Sensitization

Bariatric Surgery May Improve Peripheral, Central Pain Sensitization

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Patients were found to have improved pressure pain threshold at the patella and the wrist after weight loss associated with bariatric surgery, suggesting bariatric surgery may improve pain sensitization.

Obesity Traits, Depression With Atypical Features Share Genetic Link

Obesity Traits, Depression With Atypical Features Share Genetic Link

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Major depressive disorder with atypical features was shown to share genetic factors with obesity-related traits.

Lower-Quality Diabetes Care Seen in Patients With Schizophrenia

Lower-Quality Diabetes Care Seen in Patients With Schizophrenia

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Among patients with schizophrenia, documented drug abuse and low contact volume of the diabetes clinic were associated with low-quality diabetes care.

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