Managing Bipolar Disorder in the Clinical Setting: Guidelines Applied to Practice

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Learning Objectives
As a result of participating and interacting in this activity, participants will be better able to:

  • Clarify the current standard treatment algorithm for a patient with previously well controlled bipolar disorder who becomes depressed on medication and discuss potential causes for breakthrough
  • Evaluate available psychopharmacologic therapy options which would be appropriate in various bipolar disease scenarios along the continuum of care
  • Describe the potential side effects of mood enhancing agents in individuals diagnosed with bipolar disorder and review options for managing these events

This learning activity has been designated for 1.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credits commensurate with the extent of their participation in this activity.
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Target Audience
This learning activity is intended for a broad audience of healthcare practitioners, including primary care physicians, family physicians, emergency medicine physicians, psychiatrists, psychologists, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants or other healthcare professionals with an interest in treating patients with Bipolar Disorder.

Release date: September 1, 2009
Expiration date: September 1, 2010

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