rapid cycling

rapid cycling

Four or more episodes of depression, mania, hypomania, or other alternating mood disturbances occurring in a single year. Roughly 10% of patients with bipolar illness have this condition; more men than women are affected. Lithium carbonate is less effective in treating rapid cycling than in treating other forms of bipolar disorder.
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Contactless operation prevents internal wearout from dithering or rapid cycling
The platform is cloud-based and available via RESTful APIs that allow for real-time configurability, experimentation and A/B testing, leading to rapid cycling of product development.
However, the observation of rapid cycling, especially ultra-rapid (days) and ultra-ultra-rapid or ultradian (within a day) cycling blurs those definitions.
In February 2013 ATTIC launched its Rapid Cycling programme, named after a term describing a pattern of rapidly changing symptoms associated with bipolar disorder.
They also address the management of manic and mixed episodes and depressive episodes, longer-term management, and rapid cycling.
The then "new" bolt action of the Springfield offered smooth and rapid cycling of the action and allowed for the use of a more powerful cartridge, the .
The rapid cycling rate delivers powerful blows to remove sand, slag or ceramic from the impact zones and surrounding areas.
Most of the time I was rapid cycling between depressed and severly depressed, often with several changes in the course of one day.
Real-time PCR can rapidly detect the presence of nucleic acid markers with small reaction volumes and rapid cycling.
According to the DSM-IV-TR, rapid cycling occurs if an individual experiences four or more episodes per year (American Psychiatric Association).
If that's not enough to keep you toasty, you'll start to shiver (experience rapid cycling between relaxed and contracted muscles).
Rapid cycling, substance abuse, mixed mania, and psychosis are predictors of poorer long-term response.

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