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Brief article with evidence-based tips to improve the diagnosis of BPD, helps with better treatment
Improving the recognition of borderline personality disorder reports on research that finds that BPD tends to be underdiagnosed and as a result effective treatment is delayed, sometimes for up to a decade or more. The author recommends using an evidence based approach to determine which patients get screened for BPD, particularly patients with MDD, bipolar, PTSD, or panic disorder with Agoraphobia symptoms. This article is posted on 12-24-17 by Current Psychiatry blog.