New research have opened scientific understanding and clinical management of bipolar disorder. Recent advances in bipolar disease research are described in this month's special issue of Harvard Review of Psychiatry.
Some of the new research includes:
The role of white matter disease.
Stress and HPA axis function.
Effectiveness of lithium.
More information: Harvard Review of Psychiatry, journals.lww.com/hrpjournal/pages/currenttoc.aspx