Case-Based Review

Case-Based Review

Calcineurin inhibitor–induced psychosis

Mrs. C, age 68, is experiencing worsening paranoid delusions. She believes that because she lied about her income when she was younger, the FBI...

Cases That Test Your Skills

Persistent altered mental status

Mr. O, age 24, presents to the ED weak, sluggish, and incoherent. He has a history of schizophrenia and poor medication adherence. What could be...

Cases That Test Your Skills

An unquenchable thirst

Mr. F, age 44, has schizophrenia that includes religious delusions. After a presumed seizure and fall, he develops delirium. What’s causing these...

Cases That Test Your Skills

Stuck in a rut with the wrong diagnosis

Ms. N, age 58, has a history of bipolar disorder with psychotic features. While being treated in the ED for violent behavior, she develops signs...

Savvy Psychopharmacology

Prazosin for PTSD: Sorting out the evidence

Mr. H, age 43, presents to your clinic for management of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD).