Monthly Archives: March 2016

No Changes to Maintenance Of Certification for Psychiatry, Neurology

A number of medical boards are in the process of reviewing their maintenance of certification (MOC) requirements and steps.  Jeffrey Lyness, MD, psychiatry director for the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN), professor of psychiatry and neurology, and senior … Continue reading

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Antipsychotic Use in Parkinson’s Disease Associated With Mortality Risk

A new study by researchers at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, the University of Michigan Medical School, and the Philadelphia and Ann Arbor Veterans Affairs (VA) Medical Centers and suggests that antipsychotic drugs may do … Continue reading

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