Author | Jeannie D. Lochhead, MD

Articles

Pseudobulbar Affect Versus Depression: Issues in Diagnosis and Treatment

July 31, 2018

The most challenging aspect of pseudobulbar affect is differentiating it from depression. Episodes of uncontrollable, sudden, and even inappropriate emotions may point to neurologic or psychiatric conditions.

Dignity in a Handshake

March 03, 2016

A simple handshake is no longer a formal gesture to symbolize parting ways. It has become that moment, with a patient, when we both agree to embark on a journey together.