Dr Sanil RegeApril 29, 2018Time to read: 9 minutes
A Simplified Guide to Oral Antipsychotic Medications – Mechanism of Action, Side Effects and Need to Know Points
Antipsychotic medications were discovered serendipitously in the 1950’s, when Chlorpromazine, which has antihistaminic properties was also observed to...READ MOREDr Sanil RegeApril 28, 2018Time to read: 10 minutes
Mood disorders are broadly classified as bipolar or depressive disorders.
Bipolar disorder is a chronic recurrent mood disorder where patients ca...READ MOREProf David CastleApril 25, 2018Time to read: 8 minutes
Body dysmorphic disorder (BDD) is an oft under-recognised psychiatric disorder which can have dreadful outcomes for patients, including social isolation...READ MOREDr Sanil RegeMarch 26, 2018Time to read: 10–12 minutes
In early February 2018, the Australian government published their health spending figures for 2015/2016, which showed that $9 billion was spent on menta...READ MOREDr Sanil RegeMarch 26, 2018Time to read: 5 minutes
Meet the Big 21 from the Largest Ever Study on Antidepressants – Mechanisms of Actions, Side effects and Indications
The recent Cipriani et al. systematic review and network meta-analysis is the largest and most comprehensive examination of antidepressant efficacy and ...READ MOREDr Sanil RegeMarch 23, 2018Time to read: 10 minutes
Efficacy and Acceptability of Antidepressants in Acute Depression – What Does the Largest Ever Research Study on Antidepressants Tell Us?
Antidepressants are widely used treatments for major depressive disorder. However, there is considerable debate on their effectiveness because their sho...READ MORE