Author | Ralph J. Koek, MD

Articles

Mini Quiz: Treatment for PTSD

October 12, 2018

Which medications have consistently replicated randomized placebo-controlled trial evidence of efficacy in treating symptoms that are unresponsive to sertraline or paroxetine? Take the quiz and learn more.

10 Factors to Consider When Assessing PTSD

March 02, 2018

The author addresses some of the complexities in assessing and managing treatment-resistant PTSD.

Treatment-Resistant PTSD

November 27, 2017

Trauma-focused cognitive-behavioral therapy, pharmacotherapy, and combinations thereof. Expert guidance here.

Tips, Cautions, and Successes in Treating Bipolar Patients With Lithium

April 20, 2015

Lithium plays an important role in reducing morbidity and mortality associated with bipolar disorder. Psychiatrists can optimize the benefits of lithium by carefully choosing patients for long-term treatment and educating them about the risks and benefits.