Psychopharmacology and Psychiatry Updates
Psychopharmacology and Psychiatry Updates
Psychopharmacology Institute
Akathisia: Tips for Psychiatrists
11 minutes Posted Nov 9, 2020 at 9:00 am.
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In this episode, we discuss the diagnosis and management of akathisia. Here are some questions Dr. Pontone addresses:

  • Why is akathisia important?
  • For differential diagnosis, what are the most common conditions that can mimic akathisia?
  • What is pseudoakathisia?
  • What can you do to treat akathisia before adding any new medication?
  • If you need to add a medication, which one should you choose?

Faculty: Greg Pontone, M.D.