Learning Objectives, Bipolar Disorder, TCPR, January 2011

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After reading these articles, you should be able to:

  1. Explain considerations for prescribing, dosing, and dealing with side effects of lithium.
  2. Counsel your patients newly diagnosed with bipolar disorder on common concerns.
  3. Describe the differences between bipolar and unipolar depression.
  4. Understand some of the current findings in the literature regarding psychiatric treatment.