Beginning Antidepressant Treatment: A Recommended Approach
The Carlat Psychiatry Report, Volume 15, Number 7&8, July 2017
Michael Posternak, MD
Psychiatrist in private practice in Boston, MA
Dr. Posternak has disclosed that he has no relevant financial or other interests in any commercial companies pertaining to this educational activity.
How do you start a new patient on antidepressant treatment? We do this countless times in our practices, and reviewing the topic may feel a bit like returning to residency. However, it’s important to revisit our standard operating procedures from time to time to ensure we’re thinking carefully about our decisions during our busy days.