Overview of Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry: April 2017
Keck School of Medicine of USC and Psychiatric Annals
Table of Contents
The Psychiatric Consultation-Liaison Service: Function and Follies
John Laurent, MD; Britta Ostermeyer, MD, MBA, FAPA; Charles H. Dukes, MD; and Ondria Gleason, MD
Delirium and Dementia: Bedside Assessment of Confusional States
John F. Linck, PhD, ABPP-CN; Christopher T. Copeland, PhD; Akshay Lokhande, MD, MHA; Irina Baranskaya, MD; Roopma Wadhwa, MD; Asim A. Shah, MD; and Britta Ostermeyer, MD, MBA, FAPA
Somatic Symptom and Related Disorders
Jessica Holster, PhD; Erin M. Hawks, PhD; and Britta Ostermeyer, MD, MBA, FAPA
Acute Management of Substance-Related and Addictive Disorders: A Review
Elizabeth Foote, MD; and Charles H. Dukes, MD
Chemotherapy, Immunotherapy, and Psychotropic Use in Cancer Patients: A Review of Psychiatric Side Effects
Natalie Kurkjian, MD; Phebe Tucker, MD; Britta Ostermeyer, MD, MBA, FAPA; and Alan Valentine, MD, FAPOS
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1. Describe the role and composition of the consultation-liaison psychiatry service.
2. Recognize the types of cognitive problems that will present in the hospital setting.
3. Identify the symptoms, etiology, assessment, and treatment of a somatic symptom and related disorders.
4. Recognize diagnosis and treatment recommendations for acute presentations of common intoxication and withdrawal syndromes presenting to the psychiatric consultation-liaison service.
5. Recognize psychiatric side effects and complications associated with chemotherapy and immunotherapy treatments.
Faculty names and affiliations: See authors above
Guest Editor: Britta Ostermeyer, MD, MBA, FAPA
Reviewer names: Jan Fawcett, MD, Editor, Psychiatric Annals; Andrew A. Nierenberg, MD, CME Coordinator, Psychiatric Annals
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Authors report the following financial relationships: Britta Ostermeyer has no relevant financial relationships to disclose. John Laurent has no relevant financial relationships to disclose. Charles H. Dukes has no relevant financial relationships to disclose. Ondria Gleason has no relevant financial relationships to disclose. John F. Linck has no relevant financial relationships to disclose. Christopher T. Copeland has no relevant financial relationships to disclose. Akshay Lokhande has no relevant financial relationships to disclose. Irina Baranskaya has no relevant financial relationships to disclose. Roopma Wadhwa has no relevant financial relationships to disclose. Asim A. Shah has no relevant financial relationships to disclose. Jessica Holster has no relevant financial relationships to disclose. Erin M. Hawks has no relevant financial relationships to disclose. Elizabeth Foote has no relevant financial relationships to disclose. Natalie Kurkjian has no relevant financial relationships to disclose. Phebe Tucker has no relevant financial relationships to disclose. Alan Valentine is a stock shareholder in Abbvie, Eli Lilly, Express Scripts, Johnson & Johnson, Merck, and Sanofi.
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Release date: April 1, 2017. Expiration Date: May 1, 2020.
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