Management of Inadequate Response in MDD: Evidence-Based Strategies to Improve Outcomes
Craig Chepke, MD, FAPA
Medical Director, Excel Psychiatric Associates;
Paul P. Doghramji, MD
Senior Family Physician, Collegeville Family Practice
Medical Director of Health Services, Ursinus College
Vanessa Joy Walker
Advocate, Speaker, and Coach
President and Founder of Living After Crisis Inc.
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- Describe the benefits of early intervention for inadequate treatment response
- Implement strategies to promptly identify patients with a partial response to therapy
- Evaluate evidence-based strategies to escalate therapy, including adjunctive therapy with second-generation antipsychotics
- Employ an understanding of patient and pharmacologic factors when tailoring treatment for patients experiencing inadequate response to initial antidepressant monotherapy
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Release Date: October 28, 2022
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William C. Torrey, MD
Department of Psychiatry
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Susie Seaman, NP, MSN, CWCN, CWS (nurse planner)
Wound Clinic, Family Health Centers of San Diego
San Diego, California
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