Development and Theoretical Approach to an Adaptive Text Message Program to Promote Well-Being and Health Behaviors in Primary Care Patients
Patients increasingly want to use their mobile devices to obtain health content. Could utilization of adaptive text message programs that provide specific health messages based on patient input be an effective way to promote health? Read this informative article to find out more.
This commentary discusses the implications of a recent article by Chen et al that investigated whether a patient's happiness level during ketamine infusion can predict their eventual antidepressant response to it.
Naltrexone/Bupropion Combination Therapy in Overweight or Obese Patients With Major Depressive Disorder: Results of a Pilot Study
In this study, 25 overweight or obese women with major depressive disorder received up to 24 weeks of open-label treatment with a combination of 32 mg per day of naltrexone sustained-release and 360 mg per day of bupropion sustained release, along with dietary and behavioral counseling.
RECENT CME ACTIVITIES
Explore the neurobiological, psychological, psychosocial, and cultural determinants of opioid use disorder, and review approaches to integrated, culturally competent care.
High Prevalence and Incidence of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder Among Women Across Pregnancy and the Postpartum
When screening for perinatal OCD, do you ask infant-specific questions? If not, patients may not make the connection to their symptoms. Learn more in this journal CME article.
Antipsychotics can be used in the short-term to manage dementia-related psychosis, but serious adverse effects can outweigh benefits. Novel antipsychotics or other agents may offer superior efficacy and safety. Explore the evidence in this CME activity.
Pharmacotherapy for Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder and Retention in Outpatient Substance Use Disorder Treatment: A Retrospective Cohort Study
How does comorbid attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) affect individuals with substance use disorder (SUD)? Is treatment for ADHD associated with retention in outpatient SUD therapy?
What should you rule out to diagnose tardive dyskinesia (TD)? How do treatment options differ? In this journal CME activity, Drs Citrome and Saklad team up to review the best clinical strategies.