Delirium

 

Mini Quiz: Medical Catatonia

May 12, 2017

A patient with lupus presents with rash, arthralgias, and altered mental status. Various symptoms, including stupor and mutism, improve with treatment but higher doses of the drug cause more sedation. How would you proceed?

Vascular Psychiatry: A New Specialty?

July 21, 2014

Vascular surgeons, internists, and neurologists all exist-but why aren’t there any vascular psychiatrists? There certainly is a need.

Introduction: Dementia, Delirium, Depression, Drugs, and Driving

July 28, 2012

Of the 3 informative articles included in this special geriatric collection, 1 offers a perspective on the treatment of depression that does not focus on somatotherapy. The others remind us of 2 additional geriatric Ds of importance: drugs and driving.