This video discuss the new atypical antipsychotic cariprazine that is indicated for bipolar disorder mania and bipolar disorder mixed moods and may be effective for bipolar disorder depression.
This video discusses kindling in bipolar disorder, the relationship between bipolar cycle length and number of mood episodes, and risk of triggering bipolar disorder in patients with a major depressive episode.
This video presents advice for bipolar disorder and pregnancy in women, including concepts of fertility, maternal bipolar disorder relapse risk, and teratogenic risks to the fetus.
This video discusses bipolar disorder treatments and risk for weight gain and reasons for obesity and weight gain in bipolar disorder, including drug-induced weight gain.
This video discusses the abnormal rhythms in bipolar disorder, observed correlation between cycles and exposure to light, and role of melatonin as a possible means for understanding and developing new treatments.
This video discusses axis I and II comorbidity in bipolar disorder, lifetime prevalence of substance use disorders, alcohol abuse, various anxiety disorders, and borderline personality disorder in patients with bipolar disorder.
This video discusses bipolar disorder in geriatric patients who have a more complicated presentation that is more difficult to treat. Common co-occurring conditions and acute treatment of manic and depressive episodes are reviewed.
This video discusses the treatment of bipolar disorder in the older patient. The role of antipsychotics, lithium, anticonvulsants including valproate are also discussed.
This video discusses risk of fetal malformations associated with medications for bipolar disorder. Risks and benefits of various mood stabilizers, antidepressants, and antipsychotics, as they relate to prenatal care, are reviewed.
This video discusses the cardinal symptoms of bipolar disorder in children and teens including clinical characteristics of prepubertal mania.
This video discusses the incidence, symptoms, and differential diagnosis of schizophrenia vs bipolar disorder in youth.
This video discusses medical comorbidity in bipolar disorder. Physical illness is common in patients with bipolar disorder; probable causes and recommendations for bipolar disorder with other medical conditions are provided.
This video discusses medical comorbidity in bipolar disorder: prevalence of selected medical disorders, including metabolic syndrome and obesity.
This video discusses co-occurring substance abuse and bipolar disorder, including lifetime prevalence of a substance use disorder as well as alcohol and marijuana abuse in bipolar patients. Common and distinguishing features of substance use disorder and bipolar disorder as well as treatment of both disorders is discussed.
This video discusses the use of atypical antipsychotics in the treatment of acute bipolar disorder mania, including efficacy of these treatments across manic subtypes (irritable, depressive, psychotic, and classic) and a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials.
This video discusses bipolar mania in the older populations, including age of onset and when clinical studies are warranted in a geriatric patient presenting with mania for the first time.
This video introduces the use of the antipsychotic cariprazine in the treatment of bipolar disorder, including its efficacy and adverse events.
This video discusses the causes of mortality in bipolar disorder and the different causes of death including cardiovascular, cerebrovascular, cancer, suicide, and neoplasms.
This video discusses the concepts of bipolar disorder genetics and neurobiology, such as heritability.