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The Lifetime Course of Borderline Personality Disorder
  • R. Biskin
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Canadian journal of psychiatry. Revue canadienne…
  • 1 July 2015
Borderline personality disorder (BPD) has historically been seen as a lifelong, highly disabling disorder. Research during the past 2 decades has challenged this assumption. This paper reviews theExpand
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Diagnosing borderline personality disorder
Borderline personality disorder can be a difficult diagnosis because of similarities to other conditions, particularly mood disorders. It is a common presentation in both psychiatric and generalExpand
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Antisocial and borderline personality disorders revisited.
Antisocial personality disorder (ASPD) and borderline personality disorder (BPD) have an overlap in both symptoms and risk factors, suggesting that they might reflect the same form ofExpand
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Treatment of borderline personality disorder in youth.
  • R. Biskin
  • Medicine
  • Journal of the Canadian Academy of Child and…
  • 1 August 2013
OBJECTIVES Borderline personality disorder (BPD) is frequently encountered in both adult and youth populations. There is a robust literature supporting psychotherapy for adults with BPD, but theExpand
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Outcomes in women diagnosed with borderline personality disorder in adolescence.
OBJECTIVE This study examined the outcomes of patients diagnosed with borderline personality disorder (BPD) prior to age 18. METHOD In a group of 47 adolescent girls assessed over a 10 year period,Expand
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Management of borderline personality disorder
  • R. Biskin, J. Paris
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Canadian Medical Association Journal
  • 20 November 2012
See related review article by Biskin and Paris on diagnosis of borderline personality disorder at [www.cmaj.ca/lookup/doi/10.1503/cmaj.090618][1] Borderline personality disorder is characterized byExpand
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Evaluating treatments of borderline personality disorder
SUMMARY Borderline personality disorder (BPD) is a complex psychiatric disorder that has a history of being difficult to treat. The past two decades have seen remarkable changes in the field with anExpand
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All-Cause Mortality of Hospital-Treated Borderline Personality Disorder: A Nationwide Cohort Study.
Patients with borderline personality disorder (BPD) are known to present frequently in emergency rooms, and they have a high rate of suicide. The mortality rate of patients with BPD is still unclear.Expand
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Psychiatrists’ Perceptions of Role-Playing Games
The literature has seen a surge in research on the mental health impacts of technologies such as Facebook, video games, and massively-multiplayer online role-playing games such as World of Warcraft,Expand
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Systemic and intracerebroventricular administration of sodium barbital induced a place preference in rats
We have shown previously that 15 mg/kg pentobarbital induces a conditioned place preference (CPP), but it is unsuitable for intracranial administration. Since the long-acting barbiturate, sodiumExpand
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