Estimated time to complete session: 60 mins.
Upon completion of this session, you should be able to:
1. Screen and diagnose patients for bipolar disorder using validated tools.
2. Differentiate the etiology of mania type symptoms as primary bipolar disorder from secondary causes.
3. Categorize the management strategies for bipolar disorders based on the presenting phase: mania, hypomania, mixed state, depression, or maintenance or acute episodes.
4. Explain how the treatment for bipolar depression differs from other forms of depression.
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Ahsan A. Naseem, MD – Medical Director Bryan Heartland Psychiatry, Bryan Physician Network, Lincoln, Nebraska
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