PEF Coffee Club: Bipolar Depression

Psychiatry Education Forum’s (PEF) Coffee Club is a new feature for Physician’s Guide for Clinical Psychiatry course subscribers. PEF Coffee Club contains short discussions with clinical experts in the field of psychiatry. 

Post Contribution by Dr. Lena Palaniyappan

In our next coffee club: we have a discussion with one of the leading expert in the field of bipolar disorder: Dr. Lakshmi Yatham, who will discuss this topic in the following six sections:

(1) Is Watchful Waiting Appropriate for Bipolar Depression?

(This first coffee club video is available for a free preview)

(2) Antidepressants in Bipolar Depression: When to Use & When to Avoid?

(3) How Long to Continue Adjunct Antidepressants in Bipolar Depression?

(4) Is Lamotrigine >200 mg Effective for Bipolar Depression?

(5) Is Quetiapine 600 mg More Efficacious than 300 mg for Bipolar Depression?

(6) Which Subgroup of Bipolar Disorder Patients Respond Well to Lithium?

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