Psychiatric Annals


Print ISSN: 0048-5713
Online ISSN: 1938-2456

Psychiatric Annals is a monthly medical review journal that provides the latest practical, clinical information to psychiatrists, psychiatric residents, and those involved in the diagnosis and treatment of mental health disorders. For more than 40 years, Psychiatric Annals has provided practitioners with cutting-edge information to help them stay current in the field. Begin to explore the Journal and all of its great benefits such as:

• 3 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM available each month
• Case Challenges discussing difficult cases
• Access to current articles, as well as several years of archived content

  • Current Issue
  • February 2015
  • Volume 45 · Issue 2
Table of Contents

The Risks and Benefits in Each Individual Patient

Jan Fawcett, MD

Case Challenge

Ziconotide-Associated Psychosis Treated with Invega

Julia Whitlow, BBA; Kathy Mu, DO; John H. Coverdale, MD, MEd; Asim A. Shah, MD

Guest Editorial

This issue: Women’s Issues

Asim A. Shah, MD


Are Psychotropic Drugs Safe to Use During Pregnancy?

Asim A. Shah, MD; Imran S. Khawaja, MD, FAASM; Awais Aftab, MD


Are Psychotropic Drugs Safe to Use During Lactation?

Asim A. Shah, MD; Awais Aftab, MD


SSRI Use During Pregnancy and Autism: Is It a Real Threat?

Suni Jani, MD, MPH; Sophia Banu, MD; Asim A. Shah, MD


Ethical Challenges in the Treatment of a Terminally Ill Pregnant Woman with Diminished Decision-Making Capacity

Jia Wang, MD; Laurence B. McCullough, PhD; John H. Coverdale, MD, MEd; Anu Matorin, MD; Elizabeth H. David, MD; Frank A. Chervenak, MD; Asim A. Shah, MD