Actor Alan Alda discusses using empathy as an antidote to burnout
The practice “kind of opens people up to one another, which inspirits them,” the iconic actor said.
New borderline personality disorder intervention less intensive, works for most
SAN DIEGO – A relatively new treatment approach called good psychiatric management (GPM) is available for patients...
How to use lofexidine for quick opioid withdrawal
SAN DIEGO – Lofexidine, the new kid on the block in the United States for opioid withdrawal, can help patients get...
Dr. John Mann discusses suicide prevention
J. John Mann, MD, joins Lorenzo Norris, MD, host of the MDedge Psychcast and editor in chief of MDedge Psychiatry, to talk about the need for...
Dr. Roger McIntyre discusses the role of inflammation in mental illness
Roger McIntyre, MD, joins Lorenzo Norris, MD, host of the MDedge Psychcast and editor in chief of MDedge Psychiatry, to talk about obesity,...
Quarterly intravenous eptinezumab prevents migraine
PHILADELPHIA – Results from a pair of dose-ranging, randomized studies showed one IV eptinezumab dose cut migraine recurrences for 3 months.
Psychiatry residents not getting training in treating chronic pain
SAN FRANCISCO – Given the unique role of psychiatrists in helping chronic pain patients, this void is concerning, said Dr. Ali Ahsan Ali.
Gender equity, sexual harassment in health care
SAN FRANCISCO – TIME’S UP Healthcare leaders seek to address transgressions and intervene.
Patients with intellectual disability require nuanced care
SAN FRANCISCO – Dr. Nita V. Bhatt talks with Dr. Julie P. Gentile about best practices for providing psychiatric interventions for patients with...
How to counsel patients interested in trying marijuana
SAN FRANCISCO – When it comes to cannabis use for psychiatric disorders, evidence is largely lacking, said Dr. David A. Gorelick.
Navigating racism while in medical training
SAN FRANCISCO – A team in the psychiatry department at Yale University explores issues tied to race and racism and examines possible solutions.