In this "Medical Minute," senior reporter Jim Burress and medical analyst Dr. Ford Vox talk about the growing research backing the use of psychedelics in psychiatry.
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For More Information:
- Role of psilocybin in the treatment of depression. Therapeutic Advances in Psychopharmacology. 2017 Jan; 7(1): 54–56.
- Psychedelics as Medicines: An Emerging New Paradigm. Clinical Pharmacology & Therapeutics. DOI: 10.1002/cpt.557
- Psilocybin produces substantial and sustained decreases in depression and anxiety in patients with life-threatening cancer: A randomized double-blind trial. Journal of Psychopharmacology. 2016 Dec; 30(12): 1181-1197.
- Rapid and sustained symptom reduction following psilocybin treatment for anxiety and depression in patients with life-threatening cancer: a randomized controlled trial. Journal of Psychopharmacology. 2016 Dec; 30(12): 1165-1180.