Maintenance Pharmacotherapy of Bipolar Disorder: How Long Is Long Enough?
The Carlat Psychiatry Report, Volume 19, Number 5, May 2021
Nicholas Rosenlicht, MD.
Dr. Rosenlicht has disclosed no relevant financial or other interests in any commercial companies pertaining to this educational activity.
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