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  • Using Mechanism of Action to Choose Medications for Treatment-Resistant Depression

    Michael E. Thase, MD (Chair), and Thomas L. Schwartz, MD

    Watch this Webcast to learn about the mechanism of action of various antidepressant classes and how to apply that knowledge to your patients with depression. Then, post your comments.

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  • Strategies to Improve Outcomes for Patients With MDD

    Rakesh Jain, MD, MPH (Chair), et al

    In these CME podcast activities, experts discuss patient cases that illustrate how to use measurement-based strategies to identify major depressive disorder in the primary care setting and ways to recognize patients who may benefit from a change in treatment.

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  • Mental Health Care for African American Adults

    Anthony L. Rostain, MD (Chair), et al

    Read this Commentary to discover how the history of psychiatry and African Americans may contribute to attitudes of fear and mistrust regarding diagnosis and treatment and how these and other barriers to care may be addressed.

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  • Latest Guidelines and Advances for Treatment of Restless Legs Syndrome

    Christopher J. Earley, MBBCh, PhD, FRCPI

    Here, get an overview of treatment options for RLS, including dopamine agonists, α-2δ agents, opioids, and iron, and learn how prescribing these agents on the basis of symptom frequency and pain level can help effectively manage RLS.

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Treating and Caring for the Patient With Moderate-to-Severe Alzheimer’s Disease

Visit this Neurology Report series with video cases and interactive graphics. Experts from Banner Alzheimer’s Institute tell you how to effectively communicate with patients and caregivers about an Alzheimer’s disease diagnosis and prognosis.

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Understanding and Managing Cognition in the Depressed Patient

George I. Papakostas, MD, and Larry Culpepper, MD, MPH

Patients with major depressive disorder may experience cognitive dysfunction that makes recovery difficult or incomplete. Explore this Academic Highlights to better understand problems with cognition in depressed patients and how to identify them. Plus, learn about new antidepressant therapies that improve all areas of cognition.

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Out of Sight, Out of Mind: The Case of a 62-Year-Old Man With Visual Complaints and Cognitive Decline

Saurav Das, Adam S. Fleisher, Roy Yaari, James D. Seward, Anna D. Burke, Helle Brand, and Pierre N. Tariot

Have any patients come to you with vision problems that their eye doctors can't solve? Read this Primary Care Companion interactive case report to learn about how these symptoms may be indicative of a variant of Alzheimer's disease or a precursor. Diagnostic tests and potential treatments are discussed.

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