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
How to Evaluate Patients for Tardive Dyskinesia
Although clinicians are pressed for time, diligence in assessing for tardive dyskinesia in patients taking antipsychotics is crucial, especially now that treatment is available. In this brief CME activity, Dr Nierenberg describes the evaluation process. 
Category
  • Antipsychotics
  • Diagnostic Tools
  • Movement Disorders
  • Patient/Physician Communication
  • Schizophrenia/ Schizoaffective Disorders
  • Tardive Dyskinesia
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation
Collaborating With Patients to Make Treatment Decisions Based on Benefits and Risks of Medications Associated With Tardive Dyskinesia
Do you know how to talk with your patients about the risk for tardive dyskinesia? Follow along as Dr Nierenberg offers tips for clear communication.
Category
  • Antipsychotics
  • Movement Disorders
  • Neurology
  • Patient/Physician Communication
  • Tardive Dyskinesia
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation
How to Evaluate Patients and Educate Them About Self-Examinations for Tardive Dyskinesia Between Appointments
In brief videos, Drs McEvoy and Nierenberg discuss symptoms of tardive dyskinesia (TD), how to observe patients (whether in person or via telemedicine), and how to educate patients and families about TD.
Category
  • Antipsychotics
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Depression
  • Movement Disorders
  • Schizophrenia/ Schizoaffective Disorders
  • Tardive Dyskinesia
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
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
How to Assess Tardive Dyskinesia Symptom Improvement With Measurement-Based Care
Measurement-based care has been found to be effective in patients with psychiatric conditions. Learn how to employ MBC for patients with tardive dyskinesia.
Category
  • Delivery of Care
  • Movement Disorders
  • Neurology
  • Tardive Dyskinesia
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation
Selecting Treatment for Patients With Tardive Dyskinesia Using Safety and Efficacy Evidence
If a patient develops tardive dyskinesia, should the antipsychotic dose be reduced? Should the patient stop taking it? What does the evidence say?
Category
  • Antipsychotics
  • Movement Disorders
  • Tardive Dyskinesia
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation