Psych Congress 2017 Coverage

Antipsychotic Reduction in Bipolar Disorder, Depression: Higher Healthcare Burden

Antipsychotic Reduction in Bipolar Disorder, Depression: Higher Healthcare Burden

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For patients with bipolar disorder and major depressive disorder, reduction in dose of antipsychotic medication could lead to an increased rate of hospitalization.

Evaluating Progression of Agitation in Alzheimer's Disease

Evaluating Progression of Agitation in Alzheimer's Disease

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While there has been increasing understanding of Alzheimer's neuropathology, little is known about the relationship between progression of agitation and disease severity.

Pharmacologic Approach to Disruptive Mood Dysregulation Disorder in Children

Pharmacologic Approach to Disruptive Mood Dysregulation Disorder in Children

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Combination treatment may provide relief from the distinctive symptoms of severe, recurrent temper outbursts and persistent irritability.

Medical Digital Tools: Staying Connected Through Technology

Medical Digital Tools: Staying Connected Through Technology

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Benefits of telehealth in psychiatry include lower cost of care, higher rates of healthcare utilization, and fewer missed appointments.

The Current State of Autism:  From Etiology to Treatment

The Current State of Autism: From Etiology to Treatment

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Recent changes in our understanding of autism are driving advances in diagnosis, evidence-based treatment, and ultimately patient outcomes.

Protecting the Brain:  The Damaging Impact of Traumatic Brain Injury

Protecting the Brain: The Damaging Impact of Traumatic Brain Injury

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Traumatic brain injury is a significant burden on the US health system and is a contributing factor in one-third of all injury-related deaths.

Pharmacotherapy for Long-Term Treatment of Substance Use Disorders

Pharmacotherapy for Long-Term Treatment of Substance Use Disorders

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New pharmacotherapies in combination with psychotherapy and counseling have proven effective in preventing relapse.

Shared Decision Making in Psychiatry:  An Effective Practice Strategy

Shared Decision Making in Psychiatry: An Effective Practice Strategy

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Shared decision making encourages a clinical partnership that can result in optimal treatment outcomes.

Psych Congress: Preview of the 30th Annual Meeting

Psych Congress: Preview of the 30th Annual Meeting

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The Psych Congress's mission is to connect professionals representing all aspects of mental health treatment.

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