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Alzheimer's Disease: Current Approaches to Practice

Nemeroff, Raskind

11/30/2012  
  Evidence-based practice guidelines, such as the American Psychiatric Association’s 2007 Practice Guideline for the Treatment of Patients with Alzheimer’s Disease and Other Dementias, suggest that the strongly support early assessment and intervention.(1) The U. S. Food and Drug Administration...

Work and Wakefulness: Promoting Guideline-Based Care for Shift Work Disorder

Doghramji, Zee

4/12/2013  
  Roughly one in five workers in the United States does some form of shift work—a term that includes a broad array of nonstandard work schedules including permanent night shift work, rotating shifts, occasional on-call overnight duty, and even schedules that demand an early awakening from nocturnal sl...

Chart Review

Bipolar Depression - Differential Diagnosis in the Community

Nemeroff, Calabrese

4/24/2013  
  More than one in five primary care patients with depression have bipolar disorder, a recurrent and sometimes chronic illness involving episodes of depression and mania or hypomania. The most frequent presentation is depression; mania, as a presentation, is much less frequently encountered in physici...

Chart Review

Delivering Patient-Focused Care for Testosterone Deficiency

Carson, Miner

6/13/2013  
  Testosterone deficiency (TD) affects approximately 30% of men aged 40 – 79 years. The disorder and use of testosterone (T) repletion to treat it have largely has been largely thought of in terms of the sexual ramifications; however, there are critical implications for low T’s role in broader men's h...

Chart Review

Bipolar Depression - Clinical Management in the Community

Nemeroff, Frye

6/26/2013  
  An accurate diagnosis is, of course, the first step in making treatment decisions. Treatment choices in psychiatry are rarely straightforward, and bipolar depression is no exception to this general rule. Further, the number of FDA-approved medications for bipolar mania has tripled over the past deca...

Journal Club

RLS for RLS: Resources, Learnings, and Strategies for Improving Outcomes in Restless Legs Syndrome

McCall, Ondo

7/10/2013  
  When appropriately treated, patients with restless legs syndrome (RLS) can experience good benefits of therapy, leading to improved quality of life. However, evidence suggests that RLS remains underdiagnosed and undertreated in routine clinical practice. Undertreatment of RLS has negative effects on...

Webcast

Gaining Ground in Men's Genitourinary Health: Maximizing Outcomes for Patients with Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia and Erectile Dysfunction

Rosenberg

8/23/2013  
  Prostate enlargement, or benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), is a common disease in men with initial development usually occurring after 40 years of age. At the age of 60, its prevalence is greater than 50% and by age 85 is as high as 90%.1 Where the prostate enlarges, often lower urinary...

Webcast

Identification and Management of Bipolar Depression

Nemeroff, Hirschfeld

12/4/2013  
  Bipolar disorder (BPD) is a mood disorder characterized by alternating periods of depression and mania/hypomania or mixed states. Patients with BPD spend the majority of time in depressed states, so bipolar depression is, far and away, the more common presentation of bipolar disorders that psychiatr...

Monograph

Targeting Neurotransmitters for the Management of Insomnia

Krystal, Doghramji, Roth, Scammel

10/17/2014  
  Insomnia can affect many aspects of an individual’s life: impairing concentration and memory, increasing the risk of incident depression or recurrence of a depressive episode, diminishing a patient’s ability to enjoy family and social relationships, and increasing the risks of falls and motor vehicl...

Monograph

The Challenges of Bipolar Depression

Nemeroff, Calabrese

11/3/2014  
  Depression is the most common clinical presentation of bipolar disorder (BPD) and often challenges clinicians with a more complex approach to treatment than unipolar depression. Unlike the options available for the treatment of other psychiatric disorders, there are only three FDA-approved treatment...

Monograph

The Challenges of Early Intervention in Alzheimer's Disease

Nemeroff, Kumar

11/4/2014  
  The rate of Alzheimer's disease and other dementias continue to grow as the U.S. population ages, and the number of individuals 65 and older continues to increase. The pathophysiological process of AD begins many years before clinically obvious symptoms appear. In addition, the concept of a presympt...

Monograph

Perspectives in Major Depressive Disorder

Steffens, Nemeroff

11/5/2014  
  Major depressive disorder (MDD) is now the second leading cause of disability worldwide and a major contributor to the health care burden, new data indicate.1 Establishing an effective treatment remains an outstanding need: up to 70% of patients with MDD do not reach remission with an ade...

Monograph

Managing the Complex Patient with Chronic Pain for the Non-Pain Specialist

Nemeroff, Caraway

11/6/2014  
  According to Phillip Pizzo, MD, of Stanford University School of Medicine, “clinicians’ limited understanding of pain remains a major barrier to effective pain management.”1 The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that one in four adults in the United States said that...

Live Symposium

Successful Strategies in Intrathecal Pain Management

Caraway

11/8/2014  
  Physicians who treat patients with chronic pain find themselves in a dilemma: offering adequate care for their patients that may include prescribing opioids that have the potential to be misused or diverted. Over 50% of individuals with chronic pain state that their pain is not well controlled or th...

Journal Club

Hepatitis B Virus Reading Room

Kowdley, Han

11/20/2014  
  Chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection is a serious liver disease that has infected 400 million people worldwide . Many clinicians are failing to identify and screen those at high risk for HBV infection who need the vaccine or appropriately selecting patients who may benefit from treatment or uti...

Journal Club

Expert Interview: Strategies in Intrathecal Pain Management

Caraway

11/21/2014  
  Physicians who treat patients with chronic pain find themselves in a dilemma: offering adequate care for their patients that may include prescribing opioids that have the potential to be misused or diverted. Over 50% of individuals with chronic pain state that their pain is not well controlled or th...

Live Symposium

A Patient-Centered Approach to Achieve Remission in Ulcerative Colitis

Abreu, Cross

12/6/2014  
  Ulcerative colitis (UC) is a chronic condition that generally results in a long-term illness with high indirect costs to the patient and to society. The treatment paradigm in UC is evolving to a long-term approach in which both symptom relief and mucosal healing are the goals. As science advances an...

Live Symposium

The Art and Science of Intrathecal Pain Management

McDowell, Saulino

12/13/2014  
  Intrathecal (IT) therapy has become an increasingly accepted alternative to standard medical management for patients with moderate-to-severe intractable pain. Suitable patient and treatment selections are imperative for achieving optimum outcome.1 However, even in the right patient, the r...

Live and On Demand

Bipolar Depression Case Series: The Art and Science of Clinical Management

Nemeroff, Ketter, Rasgon

12/15/2014  
  Bipolar disorder is one of the world’s 10 most disabling conditions, taking away years of healthy functioning from individuals who have the illness. According to Judd and colleagues, individuals with bipolar disorder spend most of their time in a symptomatic, depressed phase. In fact, a significantl...

Live and On Demand

Remission in MDD: What Does the Future Hold for Clinicians and Patients?

Nemeroff, McIntyre, Thase

1/7/2015  
  Although many antidepressants are available to treat major depressive disorder (MDD), as many as 70% of patients diagnosed with MDD do not reach remission even after receiving an adequate course of treatment.1 Remission is currently being redefined. The outcome measure that is generally r...

Live Symposium

Bringing the Patient and Treatment Team Together in the Discussion of Recognition and Management of Psoriatic Arthritis

Friedman, Curtis

1/18/2015  
  Because psoriasis precedes most cases of psoriatic arthritis (PsA) by 12 years and occurs in up to 39% of those with psoriasis, screening of patients with psoriasis is vital to its early identification and treatment intervention. Dermatologists are in a key position to identify and treat PsA early i...

Webcast

The Art and Science of Intrathecal Pain Management

McDowell, Saulino

1/21/2015  
  Intrathecal (IT) therapy has become an increasingly accepted alternative to standard medical management for patients with moderate-to-severe intractable pain. Suitable patient and treatment selections are imperative for achieving optimum outcome.1 However, even in the right patient, the r...

Webcast

Bipolar Depression Case Series-The Art and Science of Clinical Management: Treatment Choices and Monitoring Change

Nemeroff, Ketter, Rasgon

2/5/2015  
  Bipolar disorder is one of the world’s 10 most disabling conditions, taking away years of healthy functioning from individuals who have the illness. According to Judd and colleagues, individuals with bipolar disorder spend most of their time in a symptomatic, depressed phase. In fact, a significantl...

Webcast

Bipolar Depression Case Series-The Art and Science of Clinical Management: Adjusting and Monitoring Treatment Toward Remission

Nemeroff, Ketter, Rasgon

2/5/2015  
  Bipolar disorder is one of the world’s 10 most disabling conditions, taking away years of healthy functioning from individuals who have the illness. According to Judd and colleagues, individuals with bipolar disorder spend most of their time in a symptomatic, depressed phase. In fact, a significantl...

Webcast

Bipolar Depression Case Series-The Art and Science of Clinical Management: Balancing Efficacy and Safety

Nemeroff, Ketter, Rasgon

2/5/2015  
  Bipolar disorder is one of the world’s 10 most disabling conditions, taking away years of healthy functioning from individuals who have the illness. According to Judd and colleagues, individuals with bipolar disorder spend most of their time in a symptomatic, depressed phase. In fact, a significantl...

Webcast

Bipolar Depression: Diagnosis Confirmed, Next Steps?

McIntyre, Mansur

2/24/2015  
  Bipolar disorder is a complex, chronic, psychiatric condition for which long-term therapy and ongoing clinical monitoring is critical. Bipolar depression presents special challenges for treatment. A significant percentage of time is spent in a depressed mood as compared to mania, hypomania, or euthy...

Medical Simulation

Not Just Skin-Deep: Psoriasis, Part I

Armstrong, Menter

2/27/2015  
  A significant number of dermatologists are under-treating moderate-to-severe psoriasis despite the availability of effective agents and professional treatment guidelines. Patients with moderate-to-severe psoriasis are at risk for cardiovascular and psoriatic arthritis comorbidities and should be tre...

Live and On Demand

Novel Treatment of Inflammatory Bowel Disease Informed by Science and Patient Choice

Cohen, Lichtenstein, Regueiro

3/11/2015  
  Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), which consists of Crohn’s disease (CD) and ulcerative colitis (UC), is a chronic inflammatory disease of the gut, which develops because of an excessive immune response to the normal gut flora in a genetically susceptible host.1 Current therapies for IBD...

Medical Simulation

Not Just Skin-Deep: Psoriasis, Part II

Armstrong, Menter

3/12/2015  
  Patients with moderate-to-severe psoriasis are at risk for cardiovascular disorders and psoriatic arthritis. Dermatologists are in a unique position to screen for these disorders and counsel patients to be aware of early symptoms and risk factors. Prevention and early intervention of these disorders...

Medical Simulation

Optimizing Patient Self-Management in Rheumatoid Arthritis: Strategies for Improved Adherence, Quality of Life, and Integrated Patient-Reported Outcomes: An Expert Interview with Dr. Allan Gibofsky

Gibofsky

4/1/2015  
  There are three major domains of assessing efficacy in rheumatoid arthritis (RA): 1) signs and symptoms, 2) improvement in patient function, and 3) inhibition of structural progression. Accordingly, some assessment of patient-reported outcomes (PROs) is a necessary component of measuring RA activity...

Webcast

Novel Treatment of Inflammatory Bowel Disease Informed by Science and Patient Choice: Prognostic Factors and Treatment Options in Aggressive Disease

Cohen, Lichtenstein, Regueiro

4/2/2015  
  Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), which consists of Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis, is a chronic inflammatory disease of the gut that develops because of an excessive immune response to the normal gut flora in a genetically susceptible host.1 Current therapies for IBD have not, as...

Webcast

Novel Treatment of IBD Informed by Science and Patient Choice: Identifying Primary vs. Secondary Non-Response to Treatment

Cohen, Lichtenstein, Regueiro

4/2/2015  
  Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), which consists of Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis, is a chronic inflammatory disease of the gut that develops because of an excessive immune response to the normal gut flora in a genetically susceptible host.1 Current therapies for IBD have not, as...

Webcast

Novel Treatment of IBD Informed by Science and Patient Choice: Achieving Remission and Mucosal Healing Through Maintenance Treatment

Cohen, Lichtenstein, Reguiero

4/2/2015  
  Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), which consists of Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis, is a chronic inflammatory disease of the gut that develops because of an excessive immune response to the normal gut flora in a genetically susceptible host.1 Current therapies for IBD have not, as...

Webcast

Treatment of Ulcerative Colitis for Improved Patient Outcomes and Quality of Life

Abreu, Cross

4/15/2015  
  Patients with ulcerative colitis are managed on long-term medications to maintain remission and mucosal healing. Patients may not understand the importance of maintaining therapy once they begin to feel better. Further, patients may experience side effects and may quit their medication or not take a...

Webcast

HCC (Hierarchical Condition Category) Coding for Medical Providers: A Ten Part Video Series

breeding

4/20/2015  
 

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In 2004 Medicare implemented an HCC (Hierarchical Condition Categories) model to adjust capitation payments to Medicare Advantage plans for the health expenditure risk of their enrollees. The Centers for M...

Live and On Demand

Coordinating Care Between Dermatologists and Rheumatologists to Improve Outcomes in Patients with Psoriatic Arthritis

Armstrong, Borenstein, Gelfand

5/1/2015  
  Psoriatic arthritis (PsA) occurs in approximately 30% of patients with psoriasis.1 The skin manifestation of psoriasis precedes joint disease in 85% of patients by an average of 12 years.2 Because of the significant incidence of PsA in patients with psoriasis, and because there...

Webcast

Welcome to the Ring: Bipolar Depression Faculty Debate

Calabrese

5/1/2015  
  Let’s get ready to rumble!
This video is a replay of one of the most entertaining and clinically impactful plenary sessions from the 7th Annual Chair Summit: Master Class for Neuroscience Professional Development held in Tampa Florida on September 11-13, 2014. Focusing on the many complexitie...

Webcast

Obesity And Food Addiction: A Global Concern

Gold

5/7/2015  
  This video is a replay of a plenary session from the 7th Annual Chair Summit Master Class for Neuroscience Professional Development held in Tampa Florida on September 11-13, 2014....

Webcast

Integrating Patient Reported Outcomes to Optimize Self-Management and Improve Adherence in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis

Gibofsky

5/7/2015  
  There are 3 major domains of assessing efficacy in rheumatoid arthritis (RA): 1) signs and symptoms, 2) improvement in patient function, and 3) inhibition of structural progression. Accordingly, some assessment of patient-reported outcomes (PROs) is a necessary component of measuring RA activity. Ne...

Webcast

Emerging Treatments for Epilepsy: Mechanisms, Targets and Side Effects

Sirven

5/15/2015  
  This video is a replay of a plenary session from the 7th Annual Chair Summit Master Class for Neuroscience Professional Development held in Tampa Florida on September 11-13, 2014....

Webcast

Addressing Depression: Current and Emerging Treatment Options for Getting Our Patients to Remission

Nemeroff

5/15/2015  
  This video is a replay of a plenary session from the 7th Annual Chair Summit Master Class for Neuroscience Professional Development held in Tampa Florida on September 11-13, 2014....

Live Symposium

Engaging Patients to Optimize Outcomes in Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

Cash, Chey, Shaheen

5/16/2015  
  The prevalence of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) appears to be rising. The etiology of this increasing prevalence is multifactorial and includes effects of obesity, high calorie intake, and sedentary lifestyle. Patients with GERD and nocturnal reflux have worse quality of life than healthy i...

Webcast

Biologically Targeted Early Intervention in Alzheimer’s Disease

Kumar

6/10/2015  
  This video is a replay of a plenary session from the 7th Annual Chair Summit Master Class for Neuroscience Professional Development held in Tampa Florida on September 11-13, 2014....

Webcast

Use of MRI in Clinical Decision Making in Multiple Sclerosis

Racke

6/10/2015  
  This video is a replay of a plenary session from the 7th Annual Chair Summit Master Class for Neuroscience Professional Development held in Tampa Florida on September 11-13, 2014....

Webcast

Exploring Treatment Options for Psoriasis

Armstrong, Borenstein

6/12/2015  
  Psoriasis is an inflammatory, autoimmune disorder with predominately joint and skin symptoms characterized by scaling and erythematous plaques that may be painful or severely pruritic, and may cause significant quality of life issues.

Psoriasis is severely undertreated or not treated at...

Webcast

Engaging Patients to Optimize Outcomes in Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

Cash, Chey, Shaheen

6/15/2015  
  The prevalence of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) appears to be rising. The etiology of this increasing prevalence is multifactorial and includes effects of obesity, high calorie intake, and sedentary lifestyle. Patients with GERD and nocturnal reflux have worse quality of life than healthy i...

Live and On Demand

Taking Action Against Chronic Hepatitis B Infection

Kowdley, Brown, Han

6/18/2015  
  Hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection is a largely undetected and untreated disease in the United States. Only 33% of the estimated one million Americans living with HBV are aware that they are infected, placing them at risk for spreading the infection to others, and developing liver failure, cirrhosis,...

Webcast

Substance and Alcohol Abuse

Ziedonis

6/23/2015  
  This video is a replay of a plenary session from the 7th Annual Chair Summit Master Class for Neuroscience Professional Development held in Tampa Florida on September 11-13, 2014....

Live and On Demand

Insights Into the Assessment, Prevention, and Management of Opioid-Induced Constipation

Stanos, Lembo, Paster

6/25/2015  
  Opioid-induced constipation (OIC) is a common and serious side effect from opioid use in patients with chronic and moderate-to-severe pain not relieved by non-opioid analgesics. OIC may have a significant impact on the quality of life of a patient demonstrated by discomfort, impaired work quality, m...

Webcast

The Patient with Mixed Mood and Cognitive Symptoms

Steffens

7/13/2015  
  This video is a replay of a plenary session from the 7th Annual Chair Summit Master Class for Neuroscience Professional Development held in Tampa Florida on September 11-13, 2014....

Webcast

Taking Action Against Chronic Hepatitis B Virus Infection: Increasing Screening Rates

Kowdley, Brown, Han

7/21/2015  
  Hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection is a largely undetected and untreated disease in the United States. Only 33% of the estimated one million Americans living with HBV are aware that they are infected, placing them at risk for spreading the infection to others, and developing liver failure, cirrhosis,...

Webcast

Taking Action Against Chronic Hepatitis B Virus Infection: Counseling Patients on Serological Results

Kowdley, Brown, Han

7/21/2015  
  Hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection is a largely undetected and untreated disease in the United States. Only 33% of the estimated one million Americans living with HBV are aware that they are infected, placing them at risk for spreading the infection to others, and developing liver failure, cirrhosis,...

Webcast

Taking Action Against Chronic Hepatitis B Virus Infection: Determining Which Patients to Treat or Monitor

Kowdley, Brown, Han

7/21/2015  
  Hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection is a largely undetected and untreated disease in the United States. Only 33% of the estimated one million Americans living with HBV are aware that they are infected, placing them at risk for spreading the infection to others, and developing liver failure, cirrhosis,...

Webcast

Improving Quality of Life and Functioning in Patients with Narcolepsy

McCall

7/28/2015  
  This video is a replay of a plenary session from the 7th Annual Chair Summit Master Class for Neuroscience Professional Development held in Tampa Florida on September 11-13, 2014....

Webcast

The Schizophrenia Syndrome: Extensive Clinical and Neurobiological Heterogeneity

Nasrallah

7/28/2015  
  This video is a replay of a plenary session from the 7th Annual Chair Summit Master Class for Neuroscience Professional Development held in Tampa Florida on September 11-13, 2014....

Live and On Demand

Reconsidering Adult ADHD

Wilens, Greenberg, Robb

Premieres
9/1/2015
 
  Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a common neuropsychiatric disorder in adults in the United States, with a prevalence rate of 4.4%, making it second only to major depression. The National Comorbidity Survey Replication study revealed that only one in 10 adults identified as having...
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