Self-Study | Neuropsychotropic Drug Therapy 2012 - Psychopharmacological Interventions for Eating Disorder Patients

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Psychopharmacological
Interventions for
Eating Disorder Patients
This lecture explores the psychopharmacological interventions available for eating disorder patients. Topics include the diagnosis of anorexia and bulimia nervosa, efficacy of using atypical antipsychotics for early disorders and various SSRIs used for treating of anorexia.
 
This course was recorded in June 2012 at a conference provided by Continuing Nursing Education at the Univeristy of Washington School of Nursing. Teaching methods include video, audio and handouts. 
 
Publish Date: July 1, 2012. This course will be available for three years from this date.
 

Target Audience

For nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, nurses, pharmacists and other healthcare professionals in all settings

Objectives for Learning Outcomes

After taking this course, you will be better able to:

  • Explain the diagnosis of anorexia and bulimia nervosa.
  • Evaluate data on the efficacy of using atypical antipsychotics for early disorders.
  • Describe different SSRIs used for treating of anorexia.

Additional Information

Format: 
Audio and Video
Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 1.20 Contact hours
  • 1.20 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level
Available: 
07/01/2012
Expires: 
07/01/2015
Cost:
$30.00

Cora Collette Breuner, MD, MPH
Faculty Pediatrician and Adolescent Medicine Provider, Seattle Children’s; Professor, Adolescent Medicine, Pediatrics; Adjunct Professor, Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, UW School of Medicine

Available Credit

  • 1.20 Contact hours
  • 1.20 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level

Price

Cost:
$30.00
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