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Should You Consider TMS for Kids?

October 7, 2019 | The Carlat Psychiatry Blog | 0 Comment

With concerns about both safety and efficacy surrounding antidepressant use in children and adolescents, we are always looking for safe, effective treatments for our patients. Transcranial Stimulation (TMS) has been around for many years, and its use in youth is...

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Top Myths in Psychopharmacology

September 30, 2019 | The Carlat Psychiatry Blog | 0 Comment

Nassir Ghaemi takes issue with some of psychiatry's cherished notions in this expert interview. From the practical to the philosophical, he considers symptomatic treatments, preventative medicine, and whether medications are best given in divided doses or once-a-day. Date Published: 9/30/19 Duration: 12...

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Remeron Runs out of Rocket Fuel

September 23, 2019 | The Carlat Psychiatry Blog | 0 Comment

When a popular antidepressant combination is discredited, what do we do with it? Dr. Aiken sorts through the possibilities for mirtazapine (Remeron) augmentation, and pulls up a few more myths about this medicine. Date Published: 9/23/19 Duration: 9 minutes 11...

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