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Psychopharmacology and Psychiatry Updates

Feb 26, 2024

What are some common signs that suggest a cancer patient may be developing delirium?

In this episode, we explore the complex issue of delirium in advanced cancer patients. We discuss important considerations regarding medication management, the importance of distinguishing terminal from reversible delirium, and the...

Feb 21, 2024

In this episode, we discuss the treatment of agranulocytosis or neutropenia in patients on clozapine therapy, a rare yet serious scenario that clinicians may encounter. We delve into the possibility of rechallenging clozapine treatment after such an event and explore the use of colony-stimulating factors. What's...

Feb 16, 2024

In this episode, we delve into the management of anxiety in cancer patients, including the effective psychotherapeutic interventions and pharmacologic options for treating anxiety in this vulnerable group. The episode also touches on the importance of cultural sensitivity and patient education when managing anxiety in...

Feb 11, 2024

In this podcast episode, Dr. David Rosenberg explores practical strategies to asess and manage common antidepressant side effects in the pediatric population. Get useful takeaways regarding activation, insomnia, withdrawal symptoms, and more.

Faculty: David Rosenberg, M.D.
Host: Richard Seeber, M.D.

Feb 6, 2024

In this podcast episode, Jaroslava Salman, M.D., discusses the treatment options for depressed patients with cancer. Stay a step ahead in your practice with practical tips on which psychotherapies are helpful, which antidepressants to use and for how long, what to be mindful of, and even insights into prescribing...