May 19, 2019
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AMDA On-The-Go podcast host Wayne Saltsman, MD, PhD, CMD, asked some tough questions at the beginning of his April 29 show on Appropriate Use of Antipsychotics in Long-Term Care Facilities. Specifically, “In the ever-swinging pendulum of health care, where are we now with regard to antipsychotic medication? Is it useful ‘off label?’ How do we best utilize geriatric psychiatry? How do we manage appropriately our challenging behavioral medicine patients in the skilled nursing setting…on our own sometimes?" Read more to hear the response from guest expert, Lea Watson, MD, MPH, LLC, an adult and geriatric psychiatrist and associate professor of psychiatry and geriatrics at the University of Colorado.