Neuropsychiatry

Is It a Psychiatric Disorder or TBI Medical Mimic?

May 03, 2021

Too often, the medical issues associated with traumatic brain injury are mistakenly diagnosed as psychiatric disorders. A few simple questions and tests can elucidate the real culprit and lead to appropriate treatment.

ECT: Dangerous on Either Side of the Pond

April 05, 2021

No one has precise data about how many Americans receive ECT each year, let alone how many treatments each patients receives or how closely providers space treatments. This is a troubling dilemma, according to the authors.

8 Neuropsychiatric Symptoms and Treatments of Huntington Disease

March 25, 2021

In approximately half of patients with Huntington disease, symptoms of depression, irritability/aggression, executive dysfunction, psychosis, cognitive decline, and dementia present long before progressive motor symptoms.