Diagnosing Dementia-Related Psychosis: Using Tools and Communicating With Patients and Caregivers
What diagnostic criteria and assessment tools would you use for dementia-related psychosis? What strategies may help when discussing psychosis with patients’ family members? Dr Ballard considers these topics in this brief CME activity.
Category
  • Delivery of Care
  • Diagnostic Tools
  • Geriatric Psychiatry
  • Neurology
  • Psychotic Disorders
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
Early Recognition and Diagnosis of Parkinson Disease and Ongoing Assessments
What are the cardinal features of Parkinson disease? What other motor and nonmotor symptoms do patients experience? Review diagnosis and assessment tools.
Category
  • Diagnostic Tools
  • Movement Disorders
  • Neurology
  • Parkinson Disease
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
  • Diagnostic Tools
  • Patient/Physician Communication
  • Sleep
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation
Major Depressive Disorder in Primary Care: Strategies for Identification
Identification of depression is crucial, as untreated depression is linked to functional impairment and suicide. Learn from an expert about how measurement-based care provides a way to improve the recognition of depression and comorbid conditions.
Category
  • Antidepressants
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Diagnostic Tools
  • Substance Use Disorders
  • Suicide
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation
Early-Stage Alzheimer Primer: Pathophysiology, Diagnosis, and Assessment
What are the steps for diagnosing Alzheimer disease? Are you familiar with diagnostic criteria and assessment tools? In this webcast, walk through the process with an expert.
Category
  • Alzheimer Disease
  • Cognition
  • Dementia
  • Diagnostic Tools
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation
Cognitive Assessment of Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementias in Clinical Practice: Pragmatics of Brief Instruments and Neuropsychological Evaluation
Evaluating cognition in older adults when possible cognitive impairment and dementia are present can be quite beneficial. Learn more in this CME activity.
Category
  • Alzheimer Disease
  • Cognition
  • Dementia
  • Diagnostic Tools
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation
Identifying Tardive Dyskinesia: Risk Factors, Functional Impact, and Diagnostic Tools
Tardive dyskinesia must be detected early to minimize the risk of permanence. Dr Stephen Saklad provides a refresher in this brief CME activity.
Category
  • Antipsychotics
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Depression
  • Diagnostic Tools
  • Schizophrenia/ Schizoaffective Disorders
  • Tardive Dyskinesia
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation
The Value of Neuropsychological Assessment in the Differentiation Between Behavioral Variant Frontotemporal Dementia and Late-Onset Psychiatric Disorders
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Category
  • Dementia
  • Diagnostic Tools
  • Geriatric Psychiatry
  • Neurology
  • Neuropsychiatric Disorders
Format
  • Journal
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation
Predictors of Bipolar Disorder Versus Schizophrenia Diagnosis in a Multicenter First Psychotic Episode Cohort: Baseline Characterization and a 12-Month Follow-Up Analysis
What features may predict bipolar disorder vs schizophrenia in a person with first-episode psychosis? In this journal CME activity, find out which tools could most aid diagnosis.
Category
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Diagnostic Tools
  • Psychotic Disorders
  • Schizophrenia/ Schizoaffective Disorders
Format
  • Journal
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation

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