Tweetorial: Diagnosing and Treating Alzheimer Disease During the Early Stage
Prompt treatment of early-stage Alzheimer disease (AD) can curb symptom progression. Tests for biomarkers, new symptomatic treatments and disease-modifying agents, and the addition of the preclinical stage to AD diagnostic criteria can aid in earlier disease recognition and building treatment plans.
Category
  • Alzheimer Disease
  • Dementia
  • Integrated Care
  • Neuroimaging
  • Patient/Physician Communication
  • Primary Care
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation
Managing the Physical, Neuropsychiatric, and Cognitive Health Needs of Patients With Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy
This video reviews treatment guidelines for patients with DMD and emphasizes the importance of clinicians intervening early on behalf of individuals who develop behavioral-psychosocial comorbidities.
Category
  • Muscular Dystrophy
  • Psychopharmacology
  • Patient/Physician Communication
  • Obsessive-Compulsive and Related Disorders
  • Violence/Aggression
  • Sleep
  • Side Effects
  • Delivery of Care
  • Cognition
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Depression
  • Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
  • Diagnostic Tools
  • Weight
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation
Improving Standards of Care in Type 2 Diabetes with Chronic Kidney Disease: Integrating the Non-Steroidal Mineralocorticoid Antagonist Class in Cardiorenal Medicine
How to screen UACR and eGFR levels, implement selective non-steroidal MRA therapies, and mitigate the risk of hyperkalemia to prevent CKD disease progression
Category
  • Renal Disease
  • Primary Care
  • Patient/Physician Communication
  • Side Effects
  • Cardiology
  • Metabolic Disorders
  • Diagnostic Tools
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation
Talking With Patients and Care Partners About Treatment Goals and Challenges in Early-Stage Alzheimer Disease
In this webcast about early-stage Alzheimer disease, Drs Burke and Apostolova highlight important conversations to have with patients and their care partners on topics such as diet, exercise, driving, and plans for the later stage of illness.
Category
  • Alzheimer Disease
  • Cognition
  • Dementia
  • Diagnostic Tools
  • Patient/Physician Communication
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation
Prevalence, Impact, and Burden of Insomnia and Discussing It With Patients
To diagnose insomnia disorder, how do you conduct an effective interview with patients? What assessment tools do you use? Review the evaluation process with an expert.
Category
  • Sleep
  • Diagnostic Tools
  • Patient/Physician Communication
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation
Challenges in Managing Insomnia in Older People
Do your older patients experience insomnia? Dr Krystal offers general considerations and specific data related to managing insomnia in older adults, including tolerability of treatment options.
Category
  • Sleep
  • Patient/Physician Communication
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation
Part 3: Impact of Side Effects on Adherence to Schizophrenia Treatment
Side effects from medication have the greatest impact on adherence for patients with Schizophrenia. They lower quality of life, daily functioning, and satisfaction.
Category
  • Adherence
  • Antipsychotics
  • Cognition
  • Neuropsychiatric Disorders
  • Patient/Physician Communication
  • Psychopharmacology
  • Psychotic Disorders
  • Schizophrenia/ Schizoaffective Disorders
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Side Effects
  • Veterans and Military Issues
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
  • Video
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation
Part 1: A Review of Schizophrenia
Schizophrenia affects 1% of the world’s population largely during a patient’s most productive years. Multiple treatments are available, however many gaps to recovery exist. Learn from experts diagnostic criteria for and defining recovery in schizophrenia.
Category
  • Adherence
  • Antipsychotics
  • Cognition
  • Neuropsychiatric Disorders
  • Patient/Physician Communication
  • Psychopharmacology
  • Psychotic Disorders
  • Schizophrenia/ Schizoaffective Disorders
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Side Effects
  • Veterans and Military Issues
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
  • Video
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation
Part 2: Chasing Cognitive and Negative Symptoms: Unmet Treatment Needs of Patients with Schizophrenia
Negative symptoms contribute to poor functional outcomes in schizophrenia. Evaluating different symptom domains and understanding the disorder’s reward circuitry can help with intervention and patients’ leading more fulfilling lives.
Category
  • Adherence
  • Antipsychotics
  • Cognition
  • Neuropsychiatric Disorders
  • Patient/Physician Communication
  • Psychopharmacology
  • Psychotic Disorders
  • Schizophrenia/ Schizoaffective Disorders
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Side Effects
  • Veterans and Military Issues
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
  • Video
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation
Part 4: Balancing Safety and Efficacy with Novel Schizophrenia Treatments
Balancing symptoms and side effects is difficult when treating patients with schizophrenia. New approaches to treatment and new therapies in the pipeline offer hope for this difficult-to-treat mental health disorder.
Category
  • Adherence
  • Antipsychotics
  • Cognition
  • Neuropsychiatric Disorders
  • Patient/Physician Communication
  • Psychopharmacology
  • Psychotic Disorders
  • Schizophrenia/ Schizoaffective Disorders
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Side Effects
  • Veterans and Military Issues
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
  • Video
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation

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