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Tackling Medication-Resistant Epilepsy with Behavioral Interventions

Progressive muscle relaxation (PMR) as well as focused-attention activities diminish the frequency of seizures in patients with medication-resistant...

22 Feb, 2018

 
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Unraveling the Link between Sleep Disturbances and Late-Life Cognitive Status

Sleep disturbances in earlier life stages can adversely impact cognition in later life. This assertion from a recently published study was based on...

19 Feb, 2018

 
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Lipid Profile and Risk of MI and Stroke: An In-depth Analysis

A recently conducted study demonstrated that lipoproteins and lipids share similar associations with myocardial infarction (MI) and ischemic stroke...

16 Feb, 2018

 
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Tackling Clozapine-Resistant Schizophrenia with Sodium Benzoate

Adjuvant therapy with sodium benzoate improved symptomatology of schizophrenia patients resistant to clozapine, according to a recently conducted...

13 Feb, 2018

 
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Effective Doctor-Patient Communication - Module - 4: Role Plays & Conclusion

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M.D., D.P.M., F.I.P.S.
Consultant Psychiatrist Institute for Psychological Health, Thane
Effective Doctor-Patient Communication - Module - 3: Approaches Towards Communication

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Speaker(s):
Dr. Anand Nadkarni
M.D., D.P.M., F.I.P.S.
Consultant Psychiatrist Institute for Psychological Health, Thane
Effective Doctor-Patient Communication: Module - 2: Styles of Communication & Listening

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Dr. Anand Nadkarni
M.D., D.P.M., F.I.P.S.
Consultant Psychiatrist Institute for Psychological Health, Thane

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Mind Matters (Issue 5) – Depression and Epilepsy: The Bidirectional Relationship

Depression is under-diagnosed and under-treated in patients with epilepsy. Epilepsy is a complex disease which is frequently associated with other...

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Mind Matters (Issue 4) - Effective Management of Comorbid Depression and Hypertension: Role of Escitalopram

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Midazolam Nasal Spray vs. Diazepam Rectal Solution for Treating Seizure Exacerbations in Adults

Midazolam nasal spray is equally effective but more preferred than diazepam rectal solution in adult patients with epilepsy and seizure...

Safety and Effectiveness of Long-Term Lurasidone Treatment in Patients with Schizophrenia

The present study demonstrated that long-term treatment with lurasidone (40-120 mg/day) was safe and effective in patients with schizophrenia.

Safety and Effectiveness of Lurasidone Treatment Over Two Years in Patients with Bipolar I Disorder

Lurasidone as monotherapy or adjunctive therapy with lithium or valproate for up to 2 years was found to be safe and well tolerated in patients with...

NEAD Study: Fetal Exposure to Antiepileptic Medications and Its Impact on IQ and Cognitive Outcomes at Age 6 Years

The Neurodevelopmental Effects of Antiepileptic Drugs (NEAD) study aimed at determining whether fetal exposure to the commonly used antiepileptic...

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Stress Management

Stress is a common problem in everyday life. The slide set discusses about signs and symptoms of stress, effective stress management strategies, and...

 
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Understanding Depression

The slide set encompasses basic understanding of depression and its symptoms, treatment and support, common myths and facts, and healthy lifestyle...

 
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Schizophrenia – Caregiver’s Guide

Caregiver’s guide contains basic understanding of schizophrenia and general caregiving and healthy living tips for the patients and their caregivers...

 
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Experience the Clinical Debate: AGAINST - Should Recently Approved Antiepileptic Drugs be used early in the Treatment?

The choice of first antiepileptic drug (AED) is probably the most important decision in the treatment of epilepsy. This slide set describes that...

 
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