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first line tx for OCD

exposure and response prevention (a type of CBT)
then SSRI

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therapy for borderline PD

dialectical behavior therapy

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patients with Tourettes have incr chance of

ADHD
OCD

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side effect of benzos in elderly

confusion
agitation
falls

5

eye movement desensitization and reprocessing treatment is to treat

PTSD

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tx of choice for specific phobia

behavioral therapy using exposure

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tx of akathisia

beta blocker
benzo

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bupropion MOA

DA and NE reuptake inhibitor

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TCA OD and QRS greater than 100, give

sodium bicarb

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patient with cyclic vomiting syndrome also have family history of

migraines

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indications for hemodialysis for lithium toxicity

lithium level greater than 4
lithium level greater than 2.5 plus seizures or depressed mental status
can't excrete lithium (renal dz, decompensated HF)

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somatic symptom vs illness anxiety d/o

somatic symptom: anxiety about at least one symptom (for at least 6 months)
illness anxiety: fear of having illness WITHOUT symptoms or with minimal symptoms (aka hypochondriasis)

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PCP vs LSD

PCP: muscle rigidity, has nystagmus
LSD: tremors, no nystagmus

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maintenance for bipolar
maintenance for severe bipolar

lithium, valproate, quetiapine, or lamotrigine

lithium or valproate with second ten antipsychotic (like quetiapine)

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carbamazepine ADRs

aplastic anemia
SIADH

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management of panic disorder, immediate vs long term

immediate: benzo
long term: SSRI and CBT

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management of akathisia

reduce dose
tx with beta blocker or benzo (ativan)