Harvard Mental Health Letter

References for “Using lithium to reduce suicide risk in bipolar disorder”

Baldessarini RJ, et al. "Discontinuing Lithium Maintenance Treatment in Bipolar Disorders: Risks and Implications," Bipolar Disorders (Sept. 1999): Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 17-24.

Baldessarini RJ, et al. "Does Lithium Treatment Still Work? Evidence of Stable Responses Over Three Decades," Archives of General Psychiatry (Feb. 2000): Vol. 57, No. 2, pp. 187-90.

Baldessarini RJ, et al. "Decreased Risk of Suicides and Attempts During Long-Term Lithium Treatment: A Meta-Analytic Review," Bipolar Disorders (Oct. 2006): Vol. 8, No. 5, Part 2, pp. 625-39.

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