episode

(redirected from Mixed episode)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Legal, Encyclopedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • noun

Synonyms for episode

Synonyms for episode

Synonyms for episode

a happening that is distinctive in a series of related events

a brief section of a literary or dramatic work that forms part of a connected series

Related Words

a part of a broadcast serial

film consisting of a succession of related shots that develop a given subject in a movie

References in periodicals archive ?
Maintenance of response with olanzapine was studied in a post hoc analysis of 121 patients who achieved remission after a mixed episode and were then randomized to olanzapine or placebo.
Ruling out a mixed episode poses the greatest challenge in differentiating BPD from bipolar disorder.
The drug is already approved for the treatment of schizophrenia and short-term treatment of acute manic or mixed episodes associated with bipolar I disorder in adults and the treatment of irritability associated with autistic disorder in children and adolescents 5-16 years old.
Strakowski (12) followed 46 adults from Taiwan and 96 from the United States for 1 year after their first manic or mixed episode and found that 79% of the Taiwanese patients and 50% of U.
13) Although PCPs will almost certainly recognize full-blown mania, they are unlikely to encounter a patient in this phase, as it is much rarer than a hypomanic or a mixed episode.
ABILIFY was approved as an adjunct to lithium or valproate for the acute treatment of manic or mixed episodes associated with Bipolar I Disorder in May 2008.
In a double-blind trial, DelBello et al (11) randomly assigned 50 patients age 12 to 18 with a bipolar I manic or mixed episode to quetiapine, 400 to 600 mg/d, or divalproex, serum level 80 to 120 [micro]g/mL, for 28 days.
The clinician prescribed medication to treat a mixed episode.
The drug is already approved for the treatment of schizophrenia and short-term treatment of acute manic or mixed episodes that are associated with bipolar I disorder in adults as well as for the treatment of the irritability that is associated with autistic disorder in children and adolescents 5-16 years old.
The latest approval of the expanded adjunctive indication came in middle February and was based on a 52-week randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled maintenance study of adults who met the DSM-IV criteria for bipolar I disorder and who had had a recent manic or mixed episode.
DR GOLDBERG: With a working diagnosis of a mixed episode and an anxiety disorder, would using sertraline be redundant with the quetiapine?
Comment: In two 3-week studies of more than 400 adults with bipolar I disorder with an acute manic or mixed episode with or without psychotic features, patients treated with Geodon had significantly greater improvements in acute mania symptoms, vs.
When manic symptoms are accompanied by depressed mood and other prominent symptoms of depression, a mixed episode (co-occurring manic and depressive syndromes) is the appropriate diagnosis.
Stressors that may precipitate suicidal acts include the presence of a major depression or mixed episode (suicide is less likely during acute mania) and acute substance intoxication, especially alcohol.