Addressing Patients’ Unmet Needs to Improve Outcomes in Schizophrenia
What are some of the challenges you face in overcoming adherence issues and providing patient-centered care for people living with schizophrenia? Drs Harvey and Kane offer evidence and clinical experience on these topics in this journal CME activity.
Category
  • Adherence
  • Antipsychotics
  • Delivery of Care
  • Psychotic Disorders
  • Schizophrenia/ Schizoaffective Disorders
  • Side Effects
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
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
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
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
Lessening the Side Effect Burden to Improve Adherence Among Individuals With Schizophrenia
Patients may be more willing to accept some adverse effects than others. Dr Kane offers advice on addressing side effects that prevent patients from maintaining their medication adherence.
Category
  • Adherence
  • Antipsychotics
  • Delivery of Care
  • Schizophrenia/ Schizoaffective Disorders
  • Side Effects
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation
Patient-Centered Treatment Strategies to Improve Outcomes in Schizophrenia
Can a patient-centered approach to treatment be adopted for patients with schizophrenia? Can these patients take part in shared decision-making? Follow along as Dr Harvey shares his expertise.
Category
  • Adherence
  • Antipsychotics
  • Delivery of Care
  • Psychotherapy
  • Schizophrenia/ Schizoaffective Disorders
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation
Evidence-Based Treatment and Monitoring Strategies for Dementia-Related Psychosis
Antipsychotics can be used in the short-term to manage dementia-related psychosis, but serious adverse effects can outweigh benefits. Novel antipsychotics or other agents may offer superior efficacy and safety. Explore the evidence in this CME activity.
Category
  • Alzheimer Disease
  • Antipsychotics
  • Dementia
  • Geriatric Psychiatry
  • Neurology
  • Parkinson Disease
  • Psychotic Disorders
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation

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