Psychiatry: Looking to the Future


The aim of this letter is to stimulate the psychiatrists to a greater awareness on the biomolecular aspects of the psychopathology. The letter highlights the inconsistencies of the DSM-V, where, and once again, it ignores the biological consistency of the “psychopathological” phenomenon. It is also underlined that the diagnostic error, in course of the first manifestation of a mood disorder, is extremely high, with all the risk that this error involves, as a result of an incorrect medication therapy.

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Cocchi, M. (2015) Psychiatry: Looking to the Future. Open Journal of Depression, 4, 58-60. doi: 10.4236/ojd.2015.44007.

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