In this post I provide a list of important psychopharmacology facts that all clinicians and trainees should know!
In this post we compare serotonin syndrome and neuroleptic syndrome to aid clinicians in differentiating these two debilitating conditions.
In this post I review the diagnosis and management of catatonia and emphasize the importance of considering this diagnosis in patients who are awake but unresponsive.
Let’s first define some important terms. Agitation is defined as Read More …
In this post we define delirium and provide a basic review of the screening, diagnosis, and management of this common medical disorder.
A brief review of medications requiring blood level monitoring including therapeutic levels and frequency of monitoring.
A review of common drug interactions for medications used to treat mental disorders.
In this post we compare the diagnosis and management of the two most common eating disorders, Anorexia and Bulimia.
In this post we define personality and provide a basic review of the signs, symptoms, and management of personality disorders.
Exposure Response Prevention (ERP) Therapy is a type of Exposure Read More …
In this post we review the basic principles of traumatic brain injury and important considerations for prescribing medications.
Table of Contents What is Dementia? Dementia, or neurocognitive disorder, Read More …
A review of the psychiatric interview and mental status examination.
A review of the chemical structure of serotonin!
A review of the QT interval and Psychiatric medications with highest and lowest risk of prolonging the QT interval.