A list of noteworthy psychiatry-related stories from around the Web during the month of May.

Supplemental or alternative screening for breast cancer does not need to be an automatic process for women with dense breast tissue.

Our coding expert discusses coding for unspecified diagnosis at the time of encounter; a problem-focused exam; and scribe services.

As a physician, I depend on my clinical team to take care of the busy work. But I have a problem when staff make medical decisions without my input.

Patients with PD commonly suffer from depression. A recent cohort study investigated the association between depression and subsequent PD diagnosis.

Health care is a big target for data breaches, according to experts at SIIM 2015.


Rates of severe mental illness in children and adolescents have dropped 16% since 1996, according to a new study. The lead author explains possible reasons for this surprising finding and concludes: "We're moving in the right direction!"

A new study of amyloid PET brings imaging to the forefront of research for Alzheimer's disease.


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