Borderline personality disorder can be complicated to treat, especially in frantic and high stress settings like the emergency department or inpatient psychiatric unit. In today’s episode, we’ll address the best practices for managing patients with borderline personality disorder in emergency settings.
Naloxone saves lives, and it’s critical that we get naloxone into the hands of as many people as we can. In this podcast, Dr. Phillip Coffin and I will discuss the risk factors associated with opioid overdose, the different naloxone formulations, who should be prescribed naloxone, and how we as clinicians can promote the availability of naloxone in our communities.
Each year in the US, there are about 1.04 million divorces, affecting about 800,000 children, and it may not be the divorce itself that is hard on children, but how the divorce is handled. How can we navigate the complexities of treating a child with divorced or separated parents?
Can we treat depression by targeting inflammation? Do SSRIs for post-stroke depression increase the risk of second intracranial hemorrhage? And how effective is the new combination treatment, olanzapine/samidorphan, for mitigating antipsychotic-induced weight gain? We will answer these questions in this Hospital Psychiatry Research Update Extravaganza!
Omega-3 fatty acids do treat depression, but not with the formulations that are commonly found on the shelves. Here we point you in the right direction, and give a winding origin story of these essential fatty acids.