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Anxiety and its associated disorders are common in patients with cardiovascular disease and may significantly influence cardiac health. Anxiety disorders are associated with the onset and progression of cardiac disease, and in many instances have been linked to adverse cardiovascular outcomes, including mortality. Both physiologic (autonomic dysfunction,(More)
Background and Presentation Ms. A, a 29-year-old woman who carries a diagnosis of major depressive disorder with psychotic features, presented to our outpatient clinic to seek routine psychopharmacologic management following multiple inpatient psychiatric hospitalizations in the context of depressed mood, auditory hallucinations, paranoia, and referential(More)
BACKGROUND The teaching and learning of psychosomatic medicine has evolved with the better understanding of effective teaching methods and feedback delivery in medicine and psychiatry. OBJECTIVES We sought to review the variety of teaching methods used in psychosomatic medicine, to present principles of adult learning (and how these theories can be(More)
Dear Editor: The trend toward state legalization of medicinal and recreational cannabis has invited increased cannabis use by oncology patients. However, there are scant guidelines on the dosage, tolerability, efficacy, and side effect profile of cannabis in this population. Oncology clinicians have varying opinions regarding the recommendation of cannabis(More)
To the Editor: The stamina, flexibility, and versatility required to survive as a homeless person is remarkable. Although every city has a complex web of resources and personnel who provide services for the homeless, these services are spread out; there is not a centralized place to get food, shelter, health care, education, family support, or other social(More)