Mount Sinai Health Partners Mind Matters ECHO: Understanding and Managing Side Effects of Commonly Prescribed Anxiolytics

Mount Sinai Health Partners Mind Matters ECHO: Understanding and Managing Side Effects of Commonly Prescribed Anxiolytics

Dr. Nikita Barai presents a case of a geriatric patient presenting with anxiety and depression, as well as multiple ED visits. The patient has been engaged in talk therapy for 6 months but Dr. Barai feels the patient would benefit from medication as well and seeks pharmacological consultation. Drs. Seema Quraishi and Jordan Schwartzberg then present a didactic on managing side effects of commonly prescribed anxiolytics. Their talk covers common medications and use cases, special populations, high utilizers, and more.

Chapters (Click to go to chapter start)

Case Presentation
Case Discussion
Didactic Presentation
Didactic Q&A


Published

April 14, 2022

Created by

Physician's Channel - Mount Sinai New York

Featured Faculty

Anitha Iyer, PhD

Anitha Iyer, PhD

Course Director
Director, Behavioral Health Population Management
Mount Sinai Health Partners
Associate Professor of Psychiatry
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

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Nakita Barai, MD

Nakita Barai, MD

Internal Medicine Associates

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Seema Quraishi, MD

Seema Quraishi, MD

Director, Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry
Mount Sinai Beth Israel

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Jordan Schwartzberg, DO

Jordan Schwartzberg, DO

Fellow, Consultation-Liaison Pyschiatry
Mount Sinai Hospital