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Understand the early characteristics of tardive dyskinesia, instead of ignoring them

Understand the early characteristics of tardive dyskinesia, instead of ignoring them
May 24, 2017

SAN DIEGO — Psychiatrists for too long have had a “desire to not be aware of the problem” of tardive dyskinesia, according a psychiatrist presenting at an industry press conference.

Most cases of tardive dyskinesia result from treatment with atypical antipsychotics, which are necessary for the treatment of major depressive disorder, bipolar disorder and schizophrenia.

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VIDEO: Genetic predictors of tardive dyskinesia

May 20, 2017
SAN DIEGO — In this video, James L. Kennedy, MD, of the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, discusses the use of genetic factors to predict risk for
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FDA approves generic Seroquel XR tablets

May 18, 2017
Pharmadax Inc. recently announced that the FDA approved a generic version of Seroquel XR tablets for schizophrenia and specific symptoms in bipolar disorder and…
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Low-income children with chronic conditions at risk for significant costs without CHIP renewal

May 12, 2017
Low-income children with chronic conditions and their families could experience drastic cost increases for health care as much as $233 to $2,472 in annual
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Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitors for Various Psychiatric Disorders and Conditions

Psychiatric Annals, December 2014, Volume 44 Issue 12
This article explores literature to determine if there are specific psychiatric disorders in which monoamine oxidase…
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Journal of Psychosocial Nursing and Mental Health Services October 2016 CNE Activity

This activity is co-provided by Villanova University College of Nursing and SLACK Incorporated.

Topics include strategies to minimize restraint, benefits of clinical simulation in psychiatric mental health nursing…
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Understand the early characteristics of tardive dyskinesia, instead of ignoring them

May 24, 2017
SAN DIEGO — Psychiatrists for too long have had a “desire to not be aware of the problem” of tardive dyskinesia, according a…

Meeting NewsVideo

VIDEO: Genetic predictors of tardive dyskinesia

May 20, 2017
SAN DIEGO — In this video, James L. Kennedy, MD, of the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, discusses the use of genetic factors

FDA News

FDA approves generic Seroquel XR tablets

May 18, 2017
Pharmadax Inc. recently announced that the FDA approved a generic version of Seroquel XR tablets for schizophrenia and specific symptoms in bipolar…

In the Journals

Low-income children with chronic conditions at risk for significant costs without CHIP renewal

May 12, 2017
Low-income children with chronic conditions and their families could experience drastic cost increases for health care as much as

Spotlight on depression: Antidepressants, memory, expectant fathers and more

May 11, 2017
Depression Awareness Week, which runs from May 7 to 13, provides the opportunity to revisit some of the most popular depression research thus far in…

Postpartum depression study app expands to Android, Canada

May 10, 2017
The University of North Carolina recently launched a version of PPD ACTTM, a mobile app-based study of postpartum depression, for Android operating…

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FDA grants 510k clearance to MagVita TMS

May 8, 2017
The FDA recently granted 510k clearance to market MagVita TMS therapy, a repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation system, for treatment of…

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Gun access higher among youth with violent, mental health history

May 8, 2017
Youth who screened positive for ADHD, conduct problems, violence and aggression were more likely to report increased access to firearms, according to…

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Teen angst may indicate depression risk to PCPs

May 5, 2017
Common expressions of teen angst may indicate the need for further evaluation for depression among adolescents, according to findings presented at…

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Estradiol/progesterone changes may trigger premenstrual dysphoric disorder onset

May 4, 2017
Onset of premenstrual dysphoric disorder symptoms was associated with estradiol/progesterone levels changing from low to high, according to recent…

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