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  Dr. Kennedy is professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, and director of the Division of Geriatric Psychiatry at Montefiore Medical Center in the Bronx, New York. Disclosure: Dr. Kennedy has received research support or honoraria from AstraZeneca, Eli Lilly, Forest, Janssen, Myriad, and Pfizer. Please…
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  Contents • Introduction • Cognitive Constructs and Aging • Constructs from Imaging Studies of Brain Regions and Neural Circuitry • From “CRUNCH” to “STAC” • Conclusion • References   Dr. Kennedy is professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, and director of the Division of Geriatric…
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  This interview took place on June 10, 2010 and was conducted by Norman Sussman, MD. Disclosure: Dr. Holt reports no affiliation with or financial interest in any organization that may pose a conflict of interest. If you would like to access this interview online, please visit www.primarypsychiatry.com. Are we at a point where neuroimaging…
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  Dr. Levenson is professor in the Departments of Psychiatry, Medicine, and Surgery, chair of the Division of Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry, and vice chair for clinical affairs in the Department of Psychiatry at Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine in Richmond. Disclosure: Dr. Levenson is on the depression advisory board for Eli Lilly.     Important…
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  Contents • Focus Points • Abstract • Introduction • Case Report • Discussion • Conclusion • References   Dr. Haridas is a final year resident, Dr. Oluwabusi is a Child Fellow, and Dr. Gurmu is Chief resident in the Psychiatry Program at Drexel University College of Medicine in Philadelphia. Dr. Kushon is Clinical Associate…
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    Contents • Focus Points • Abstract • Introduction • Factitious Disorder Case Reports        • Patient A: Factitious Disorder with Predominantly Physical Signs and Symptoms        • Patient B: Factitious Disorder with Combined Psychological and Physical Signs and Symptoms        • Patient C: Factitious Disorder with Predominantly Psychological Signs and Symptoms • Discussion…
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  Dr. Rapport is associate professor of psychiatry and director of the Consultation Liaison Service in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Toledo College of Medicine in Ohio. Disclosures: Dr. Rapport reports no affiliation with or financial interest in any organization that may pose a conflict of interest. To the Editor:        …
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  Dr. Weiss is head of the Provincial ADHD Program and clinical professor at the University of British Columbia Children’s and Women’s Health Centre in Vancouver. Disclosure: Dr. Weiss is a consultant to and receives grant support from Eli Lilly, Janssen, Purdue, and Shire. She also receives grant support from the Canadian Institutes of Health…
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  Dr. Sussman is editor of Primary Psychiatry as well as Associate Dean for Post-Graduate Programs and professor of psychiatry at the New York University School of Medicine in New York City. Dr. Sussman reports no affiliation with or financial interest in any organization that may pose a conflict of interest. Please e-mail questions or…
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Contents • Abstract • Introduction • Acute Management of The Agitated Patient • Guidelines for Acute Management of Agitation in the Emergency Setting • Limitations of Current Pharmacologic Treatment Options        • Oral Drug Administration        • Intramuscular Injection        • Excessive Sedation        • Other Adverse Events Associated with Current Acute Treatments for Agitation…
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