Meta-Analysis of the Treatment of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in Adults With Comorbid Severe Mental Illness
For patients who have PTSD and also have a severe mental illness, can psychotherapies for PTSD still be effective? If so, what component might offer greater efficacy?
Category
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder
  • Schizophrenia/ Schizoaffective Disorders
Format
  • Journal
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation
Glucagon-Like Peptide Analogs Are Superior for Diabetes and Weight Control in Patients on Antipsychotic Medications: A Retrospective Cohort Study
Certain antipsychotics are known to increase weight and the risk for diabetes. Could some medications for diabetes promote not only glycemic control but also weight loss in patients taking antipsychotics? In this CME activity, review the results of a small retrospective study.
Category
  • Antipsychotics
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Depression
  • Medical Conditions
  • Schizophrenia/ Schizoaffective Disorders
  • Weight
Format
  • Journal
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation
Organic Psychosis Causing Secondary Schizophrenia in One-Fourth of a Cohort of 200 Patients Previously Diagnosed With Primary Schizophrenia
Patients with psychosis are too often diagnosed with primary schizophrenia when the psychotic symptoms may actually be the manifestation of neurologic, endocrine, or immunologic disease. Learn about alternate diagnoses in this CME journal article.
Category
  • Diagnostic Tools
  • Medical Conditions
  • Psychotic Disorders
  • Schizophrenia/ Schizoaffective Disorders
Format
  • Journal
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation
Who Has the Ability to Consent?
Does the capacity to consent vary between medical and psychiatric patients? Are tools needed to assess the patient’s decision-making capacity, or can the provider’s assessment be relied upon? Review the results of a study that sought answers to these questions in this CME journal activity.
Category
  • Delivery of Care
  • Schizophrenia/ Schizoaffective Disorders
Format
  • Journal
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation
Postpartum Depression and Psychosis and Subsequent Severe Mental Illnesses in Mothers and Neurodevelopmental Disorders in Children: A Nationwide Study
Is there an association between postpartum depression or psychosis and subsequent disorders in either the mother or the child who is exposed to postpartum maternal illness?
Category
  • Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Depression
  • Psychotic Disorders
  • Schizophrenia/ Schizoaffective Disorders
  • Women’s Mental Health
Format
  • Journal
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation
Measurement-Based Diagnosis and Treatment for Tardive Dyskinesia
Experts offer a review of the fundamentals of diagnosing and treating tardive dyskinesia.
Category
  • Antipsychotics
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Depression
  • Diagnostic Tools
  • Schizophrenia/ Schizoaffective Disorders
  • Tardive Dyskinesia
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation
Treatment-Resistant Schizophrenia: Definition, Predictors, and Therapy Options
Two experts offer a refresher on predictors and identification of treatment-resistant schizophrenia. Drs Correll and Howes also review therapeutic strategies.
Category
  • Antipsychotics
  • Schizophrenia/ Schizoaffective Disorders
  • Side Effects
  • Treatment Resistance
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation
Diagnostic and Treatment Fundamentals for Tardive Dyskinesia
Can you recognize risk factors for tardive dyskinesia? Are you familiar with diagnostic criteria? Do you regularly assess patients for the condition? Are you knowledgeable about using new medications for TD? Experts share best practices for the assessment and treatment of TD.
Category
  • Antipsychotics
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Dementia
  • Diagnostic Tools
  • Schizophrenia/ Schizoaffective Disorders
  • Tardive Dyskinesia
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation

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