When to suspect bipolar disorder

J Fam Pract. 2010 Dec;59(12):682-8.


Bipolar disease is often misdiagnosed, sometimes repeatedly. The screening tool and tips you'll find here will help you identify patients without delay.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Bipolar Disorder / diagnosis*
  • Bipolar Disorder / psychology
  • Bipolar Disorder / therapy*
  • Diagnosis, Differential
  • Humans
  • Psychotropic Drugs / therapeutic use


  • Psychotropic Drugs