Psychiatry Grand Rounds-16797-------11/8/2013, Votaw Auditorium
'Medical Conditions in the Psychiatric Patient: Selected Co-Morbidities, Psychotrophic Side-Effects, and Management', David N. Burrow, M.D.
Dr. Burrow reports there is NOT any relevant financial interest/arrangement of affiliation with one or more organizations which could be perceived as a real or apparent
COI in the context of this presentation. This Continuing Medical Education activity has not received support from any commercial source.
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Identify some medical conditions to be aware of when prescribing psychotrophic medications          
Understand various management options pertinent to the conditions and psychotropic prescription          
Understand screening recommendations when they exist          
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You are seeing an 80y/o male in clinic. He has been taking Citalopram 10mg daily for depression for the last 8wks with some improvement in symptoms, & ask if a higher dose of this
medication might help him with lingering feelings of hopelessness & helplessness, poor sleep, poor concentration, & decreased energy. If the patient has no cardiac history, and EKG
showing a QTc of 448ms & is on no other medications except for a daily multivitamin, what is the maximum FDA-recommended dose of citalopram?
A). 10mg daily-- B). 20mg daily-- C). 30mg daily-- D). 40mg daily-- E). Citalopram is contraindicated in patients >= 60 years of age
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Correct answer is: B          
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