In this lecture, you will learn how to suspect, diagnose and treat patients. You will also learn what differentiates this from major depressive disorder (MDD) and anxiety disorders. You will learn when it is appropriate that the patient see specialty services.
1. State the importance of considering and ruling out secondary presentations of psychiatric pathology before considering the primary presentation of psychiatric pathology.
2. Understand the differential diagnosis of “manic-like” behavior arising out of both medical and drug-related causes (secondary psychiatric pathologies) as well as those primary psychiatric pathologies which can present with “manic-like” behavior.
3. Understand the differential diagnosis of “manic-like” behavior arising out of both medical and drug-related causes (secondary psychiatric pathologies) as well as those primary psychiatric pathologies which can present with “manic-like” behavior.
4. Understand how to rule-in and rule-out key disorders and presentation of “manic-like” behavior.
5. Understand broad treatment strategies to control manic-like behavior, be it arising from a primary or a secondary psychiatric cause.
6. Differentiate the various types of bipolar disorders, and relate this to the presentation of borderline personality disorder.
The Missouri Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons (MAOPS) is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association to provide osteopathic continuing medical education for physicians. MAOPS designates this program for a maximum of 1 AOA Category 1-A credits and will report CME and specialty credits commensurate with the extent of the physician's participation.
Missouri Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons (MAOPS) designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Creditä. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The MAOPS Education Planning Committee has no relevant financial relationships with any organization producing, marketing, reselling, distributing health care goods or services consumed by, or used on, patients relative to the content of this presentation.
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