Psychiatry Cases & Quizzes

 
 
  • Reefer Madness: A Case of Cannabis-Induced Psychosis How common is cannabis-induced psychosis? Who is at risk and how is it treated?
  • Fast Five Quiz: Sexual Dysfunction Given the sensitive nature of sexual dysfunction, providing the best information regarding diagnosis and treatment is essential. Test your knowledge with this short quiz.
  • Fast Five Quiz: Schizophrenia The hallmark of schizophrenia is psychosis. Impaired cognition or disturbance in information processing is also a concern. What do you know about schizophrenia? Test yourself with our quick quiz.
  • Fast Five Quiz: Schizophrenia Presentation and Diagnosis Can you accurately diagnose schizophrenia? Test yourself with this short quiz.
  • A 65-Year-Old Man Brought to the ED by Military Police A 65-year-old man is brought to the ED by military police after an armed standoff. Can you determine what medical condition is most likely involved?
  • Dramatic Weight Loss in a Patient With Parkinson Disease A 67-year-old man who was diagnosed with Parkinson disease has experienced recent unintentional weight loss. Do you know how best to proceed with his care?
  • Fast Five Quiz: Autism Spectrum Disorder Reported rates of autism spectrum disorder have dramatically increased in many countries over the past decade. Are you able to properly identify and help treat patients? Take this short quiz.
  • A 12-Year-Old Boy With Falling Grades and Forgetful Behavior A 12-year-old boy with declining grades is disruptive at school, forgetful at home, and upset by tasks that are time consuming or cognitively demanding.
  • A 45-Year-Old Woman Who Feels 'Like a Zombie' A 45-year-old woman states that she feels 'like a zombie.' She has experienced continued confusion and sedation long after a respiratory illness resolved. Can you make the diagnosis?
  • A 26-Year-Old Man Who Passed Out at His Work Desk Paramedics bring a 26-year-old man to the ED with acute-onset altered mental status. He has a history of back pain. An open, unlabeled pillbox was found. An ECG is ordered. What is the diagnosis?
  • Fast Five Quiz: Alzheimer Disease Management Do you know current management recommendations for Alzheimer disease? Test your knowledge with this short quiz.
  • Fast Five Quiz: Alzheimer Disease Differential Diagnosis and Workup Are you aware of the differential diagnosis and workup of Alzheimer disease? Test your knowledge with this short quiz.
  • Fast Five Quiz: Ketamine With more patients inquiring about ketamine, are you familiar with key aspects, including new guidelines and potential interactions? Test your knowledge with this short quiz.
  • Fast Five Quiz: Addressing Sexual Assault Treating patients who present after sexual assault can be challenging. It is vital that medical professionals know how best to proceed. Refresh your knowledge with this short quiz.
  • Fast Five Quiz: Drug Side Effects All drugs are associated with adverse effects. However, some are serious and may not be familiar. Test yourself on key adverse drug effects you should know with this short quiz.
  • Fast Five Quiz: Tardive Dyskinesia Clinicians need a clear understanding of causative agents associated with tardive dyskinesia and optimal treatment strategies. How much do you know about TD? Check your knowledge with our short quiz.
  • Can Palliative Care Make a Difference in Parkinson Disease? As a serious, chronic disease with no cure, can quality of life be improved for patients with Parkinson disease?
  • Fast Five Quiz: Memory Loss Are you prepared to confront various conditions related to memory loss? Test your knowledge with this quick quiz.
  • Fast Five Quiz: FSIAD/HSDD Are you familiar with the pathophysiology and treatment options for FSIAD/HSDD? Test your knowledge with this short quiz.
  • Acute Liver Failure in a 64-Year-Old Man A 64-year-old man with a history of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, alcohol abuse, and depression presents with acute hepatic failure. Can you identify the correct cause?