Unipolar depression with racing thoughts: a bipolar spectrum disorder?

@article{Benazzi2005UnipolarDW,
  title={Unipolar depression with racing thoughts: a bipolar spectrum disorder?},
  author={Franco Benazzi},
  journal={Psychiatry and clinical neurosciences},
  year={2005},
  volume={59 5},
  pages={570-5}
}
Major depressive disorder (MDD) with racing/crowded thoughts is understudied. Kraepelin classified 'depression with flight of ideas' in the mixed states of his manic-depressive insanity. The aim of the study was to test whether MDD with racing/crowded thoughts was close to bipolar disorders. Consecutive 379 bipolar-II disorder (BP-II) and 271 MDD depressed outpatients were interviewed using the Structured Clinical Interview for DSM-IV, the Hypomania Interview Guide, and the Family History… CONTINUE READING