Osteoporosi ed Anoressia Nervosa, un rischio sottovalutato

L’anoressia nervosa è una patologia psichica che molto spesso affrontata esclusivamente dal punto di vista psicologico. Purtroppo questa malattia comporta anche delle conseguenze dal punto di vista medico generale che possono mettere in serio pericolo la salute dei pazienti. Uno degli esempi più eclatanti è quello dell’osteoporosi che può esporre …

17th conference of Bridging Eastern and Western Psychiatry; Warsaw, Polland 2014

Dear Colleagues, we are privileged to inform you that our traditional yearly conference dedicated to scientific and cultural exchange between Eastern and Western psychiatrists in 2014 will take place in Warsaw, Poland. We are glad to invite you toWarsaw, the capital of Poland, a most important trade-financial and political centre of …

Bridging Eastern and western psychiatry: Kiev 2010, una scelta degli argomenti

Riportiamo una selezione delle presentazioni proposte al congresso di Kiev 2010 psychometric evaluation of Eating Disorders fluoxetine1 and beyond, Kiev Personality and Temperament in Bipolar Disorders Residential Treatment for Eating Disorders

Convegno bridging eastern and western psychiatry 2010

Kyiv(Ukraine)13th conference of Bridging Eastern and Western Psychiatry June 10th-13th 2010 Organizzatore:: Bridging Western and Eastern Psychiatry  Inizio: giovedì 10 giugno 2010 alle ore 18.30 Fine: domenica 13 giugno 2010 alle ore 13.30 Luogo: hospital’s Assembly Hall. Indirizzo: Cosack Road Telefono: 380676759236 E-mail: dasho@mail.lviv.ua – tyd@j-l.com.ua We are privileged to …

selective serotonine reuptake inibitors and suicidal behavior

In the last years a variety of anecdotal studies suggested that treatment with selective sertraline inibitors (SSRIs) (paroxetine, sertraline, citalopram, escitalopram, fluoxetine, fluvoxamine) may induce suicidal behaviours. Taking into account all methodological difficulties in studying suicidal behaviour in a population of depressed patients (by definition with higher suicide risk than …

Sertraline treatment of Bulimia Nervosa

Control trials show that fluoxetine is effective in Eating Disorders, particularly in bulimia nervosa. Despite the relative paucity of evidence other selective serotonine reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) than fluoxetine are commonly used to treat bulimia nervosa in clinical practice. Sertraline is one of the SSRIs being used in Eating Disorders with …