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Treatment of mania

Mood stabilizer: lithium, valproate, carbamazepine
Atypical antipsychotics: quetiapine, olanazapine, Risperidone, aripiprazole, Clozapine, ziprasidone

2

PDD (dysthimia)

ANY depression >2 years (can by pure dysthymic, with MDEs, or Chronic MD

3

Requirement for hospice care

Prognosis

4

hypocretin-1 =

Orexin-A
Missing in the CSF of people with narcolepsy

5

Paranoid personality disorder vs. delusional disorder

Paranoid personality = pervasive across many situations

Delusional disorder = a specific delusion, subtypes as grandiose, erotomanic, persecutory, jealous, somatic

6

OSA vs OHS

OSA = at night only via fat neck, erythropoiesis, normal day blood gases

OHS = all the time (chest can't expand because so fat), erythropoiesis, altered blood gases

7

Physician Health Program

PHP
Committee at the hospital to report physician behaviour to i.e impaired

8

Who makes decisions if there is a non-family member proxy?

THE PROXY!
They trump all other possible surrogates

9

Nucleus ceruleus

NE

10

Raphe Nucleus

5HT

11

Nucleus baseless of Meynert

Ach

12

Striatum

= caudate + putamen
NT = Ach and GABA

13

MCC overdose-related deaths

Opioid analgesics

14

3 elements of a DNR

- no artificial ventilation
- no chest compressions
- no IV drugs with defibrillation

15

Dating patients

only unethical if its a current patient (or past if you are a psychiatrist)

16

Who should get the informed consent for a procedure?

The person doing the procedure

17

minors and pregnancy

Most states don't need parental consent for prenatal care
(also STD Rx, contraception, drug/alcohol Rx)

2/3 need permission for abortion, 1/3 need notification