RSSPsychiatry

Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors (SSRIs) and Their Effect on Patient Aggression in Adult Patients in a State Psychiatric Facility: A Retrospective Analysis

Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors (SSRIs) and Their Effect on Patient Aggression in Adult Patients in a State Psychiatric Facility: A Retrospective Analysis

| January 1, 2022

by Carolyn O’Donnell, PharmD; Tammie Lee Demler, PharmD, MBA, BCGP, BCPP; and Eileen Trigoboff, RN, PMHCNS-BC, DNS, DABFN;  Drs. O’Donnell, Demler, and Trigoboff are with the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Department of Pharmacy Practice in Buffalo, New York. Drs. O’Donnell and Demler are with the New York State […]

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Pimavanserin in the Treatment of Parkinson’s Disease Psychosis: Meta-analysis and Meta-regression of Randomized Clinical Trials

Pimavanserin in the Treatment of Parkinson’s Disease Psychosis: Meta-analysis and Meta-regression of Randomized Clinical Trials

| January 1, 2022

by Zeeshan Mansuri, MD, MPH; Abhishek Reddy, MD; Ramu Vadukapuram, MD; Chintan Trivedi, MD, MPH; and Amy Amara, MD, PhD  Dr. Mansuri is with the Department of Psychiatry, Boston Children’s Hospital/Harvard Medical School in Boston, Massachusetts. Dr. Reddy is with the Department of Psychiatry, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine in Roanoke, Virginia. Dr. Vadukapuram is with […]

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Letter to the Editor: Adjunct Ketamine in Electroconvulsive Therapy

Letter to the Editor: Adjunct Ketamine in Electroconvulsive Therapy

| July 1, 2021

Dear Editor: Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) is a medical treatment that involves the electrical stimulation of the brain under general anesthesia. This treatment modality has been utilized worldwide for over 80 years.1 According to the American Psychiatric Association, ECT is indicated for major depression, mania, and schizophrenia.2 Unfortunately, there are occasions in which a psychiatrist is […]

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Facial Diplegia with Preserved Reflexes: An Unusual Case of Anti-GD1b Antibody Associated Guillain-Barré Syndrome

Facial Diplegia with Preserved Reflexes: An Unusual Case of Anti-GD1b Antibody Associated Guillain-Barré Syndrome

| July 1, 2021

by Riwaj Bhagat, MD, and Martin Brown, MD Dr. Bhagat and Dr. Brown are with the University of Louisville, Department of Neurology in Louisville, Kentucky. FUNDING: No funding was provided for this study. DISCLOSURES: The author has no conflicts of interest relevant to the content of this article. ABSTRACT: Anti-ganglioside D1b (GD1b) Immunoglobulin G (IgG) […]

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Trends of Adverse Drug Reaction Reports in a Hospitalized Psychiatric Population: Exploring Prescriber Discontinuations as Potential Unreported Adverse Drug Events

Trends of Adverse Drug Reaction Reports in a Hospitalized Psychiatric Population: Exploring Prescriber Discontinuations as Potential Unreported Adverse Drug Events

| July 1, 2021

by Tammie Lee Demler, BS, PharmD, MBA, BCGP, BCPP, and Charisse Chehovich, PharmD  Drs. Demler and Chehovich are with the Buffalo Psychiatric Center, New York State Office of Mental Health, and the University at Buffalo School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences.  Dr. Demler is also with the University at Buffalo School of Medicine, Department of […]

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Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis: Psychiatric Presentation of a Rare Diagnosis

Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis: Psychiatric Presentation of a Rare Diagnosis

| July 1, 2021

by Ashok Baral, MBBS; Rajan Gyawali, MBBS; Dikshya Upreti, MBBS; Atindra Mishra, MD; and Anoop Krishna Gupta, MD Ashok Baral, Rajan Gyawali, Dr. Upreti, and Dr. Gupta are with the Department of Psychiatry at the National Medical College in Birgunj 44300, Nepal. Dr. Mishra is with the Department of Pediatrics at the  National Medical College […]

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