A Need for Innovation in Bipolar I Disorder: Improving Patient Adherence and Outcomes with Long Acting Injectable Antipsychotics
Leslie Citrome, MD, MPH
Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
New York Medical College
Valhalla, New York
Craig Chepke, MD, FAPA
Adjunct Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Atrium Health
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, UNC School of Medicine
Medical Director, Excel Psychiatric Associates
Huntersville, North Carolina
This session was previously presented at Psych Congress 2021. If you claimed credit for this session at Psych Congress 2021, you are not eligable to claim credit for this session again.
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This activity is designed for psychiatrists, primary care physicians, psychologists, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, psychiatric nurses, and other healthcare professionals who seek to improve the care of patients with mental health disorders.
After participating in this activity, learners should be better able to:
- Assess barriers to optimal management of bipolar I disorder (BD-I), including medication nonadherence
- Evaluate the potential therapeutic applications, safety, and efficacy of LAI antipsychotics in the treatment of BD-I
- Employ a timely and patient-centered treatment approach to assess the utility of LAI antipsychotics in appropriate patients
To be eligible for credit, participants must complete the online activity and the evaluation. Upon completing the activity, there will be instructions on how to complete the evaluation and print a certificate or other documentation of credit.
Release Date: December 15, 2021
Expiration Date: December 31, 2022
Estimated Time to Complete: 90 minutes
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NACCME would like to thank the following companies who have supported "A Need for Innovation in Bipolar I Disorder: Improving Patient Adherence and Outcomes with Long Acting Injectable Antipsychotics" through educational grant support: Otsuka America Pharmaceutical, Inc. and Lundbeck.
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Dr. Chepke: Advisory Board—AbbVie, Acadia, Alkermes, Eisai, Intracellular, Ironshore, Janssen, Jazz, Lundbeck, Karuna, Neurocrine, Noven, Otsuka, Takeda, Teva; Consultant—AbbVie, Acadia, Alkermes, Corium, Eisai, Intracellular, Janssen, Jazz, Lundbeck, Neurocrine, Noven, Otsuka; Grant/Research Support—Acadia, Axsome, Harmony, Neurocrine, Teva; Speakers Bureau—AbbVie, Acadia, Alkermes, Eisai, Genomind, Intracellular, Ironshore, Janssen, Jazz, Lundbeck, Merck, Neurocrine, Noven, Otsuka, Sunovion, Takeda, Teva.
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William C. Torrey, MD
Professor of Psychiatry
Geisel School of Medicine
Lebanon, New Hampshire
Douglas Noordsy, MD
Clinical Professor Director of Lifestyle Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Stanford University School of Medicine
Palo Alto, California
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Andrew Penn, RN, MS, NP, CNS, APRN-BC (nurse planner)
Associate Clinical Professor
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco, California
Mr. Penn: Grant/Research Support—Usona Institute; Salary—Usona Institute.
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