Omega-3 Fatty Acid Supplementation for Perinatal Depression: A Meta-Analysis
When pregnant patients with a history of depression ask you about eating fish or using an omega-3 supplement, what do you tell them? Learn about research in the peripartum period in this journal CME activity.
Category
  • Complementary and Alternative Medicine
  • Depression
  • Women’s Mental Health
Format
  • Journal
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation
Lithium Neurotoxicity Due to Second-Generation Antipsychotics Combined With Lithium: A Systematic Review
Lithium neurotoxicity can occur when lithium is combined with SGAs. Early detection and prompt management are needed. Do you know the causative factors?
Category
  • Antipsychotics
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Schizophrenia/ Schizoaffective Disorders
Format
  • Journal
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation
Effect of Scheduling a Post-Discharge Outpatient Mental Health Appointment on the Likelihood of Successful Transition From Hospital to Community-Based Care
Scheduling an outpatient mental health appointment is a recommended discharge planning practice, but little is known regarding effectiveness. Learn more here.
Category
  • Delivery of Care
Format
  • Journal
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
Bridging Community Mental Health and Primary Care to Improve Medication Monitoring and Outcomes for Patients With Mental Illness Taking Second-Generation Antipsychotics—HDC/DFMC Bridge Project, Phase 1: Group Concept Mapping
Care coordination across health systems is critical to optimize patient care for chronic medical and psychiatric conditions. Group concept mapping provides a strategic process to allow shared-decision making among stakeholders.
Category
  • Antipsychotics
  • Health Services
  • Integrated Care
  • Medical Conditions
  • Metabolic Disorders
Format
  • Journal
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation
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
Hypertensive Urgency and Emergency in Alcohol Withdrawal: A Literature Review
Data are lacking on how best to manage hypertension in patients experiencing alcohol withdrawal. Read this CME article for strategies.
Category
  • Diagnostic Tools
  • Medical Conditions
  • Substance Use 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
Psychiatric Prodrome in Anti-NMDAR–Associated Encephalopathy: Clinical and Pathophysiologic Considerations
In addition to psychosis, depressive symptoms can occur in patients with anti-NMDAR encephalopathy (ANMDARE). ANDMARE should be considered in patients presenting with psychotic or atypical depressive illnesses. Early recognition of ANMDARE could lead to better management of this potentially life-threatening autoimmune disorder.
Category
  • Depression
  • Medical Conditions
  • Psychotic Disorders
Format
  • Journal
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation

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