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What is bipolar one?

one manic episode with or without a depressive or hypomanic disorder

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What is bipolar two?

hypomaniac and depressive

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What is dysthymia?

less severe depression

34

What is a cyclothymic disorder?

dysthymia and hypomania

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How long does a cyclothymic disorder need to last?

two years

36

How long does a persistent depressive disorder last?

at least two years

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What is an important screening question for depression regarding sleep?

early morning awakenings

38

Do depressed patients have an increase or decrease in their REM sleep?

increase

39

How quickly should post-partum blues resolve?

ten days

40

Pathological grief should resolve within how many months?

6-12 months

41

What other drug can be used for panic, other than SSRIs?

venlefaxine

42

What is the treatment for Specific Phobia?

systematic desensitization

43

What is buspirone used to treat?

general anxiety

44

How long must a disorder last to be considered a general anxiety disorder?

at least 6 months

45

What tricyclic is used for OCD?

clomipramine

46

How long must a disorder last to be considered PTSD?

one month

47

Treatment of choice for PTSD?

SSRIs

48

What is the MOA of PCP?

NMDA antagonist

49

Does PCP lead to increase or decrease in excitatory neurotransmitter release?

increase

50

What is the mnemonic to remember the three types of cluster disorders?

Weird

wild

worried

51

Whats the difference between avoidant and schizoid?

avoidant desires relationship

52

What is schizotypical?

schizoid and odd thinking

53

What is schizoaffective?

schizophrenic plus bipolar or depression

54

Where can anorexics get stress fractures?

metatarsals

55

Is lanugo found during anorexia or bulimia?

anorexia

56

What is the reason for stress fractures in anorexics?

decreased estrogen

57

What type of waves are seen during sleep terrors?

slow wave

58

Do sleep terrors occur during REM or non-REM?

non-REM

59

Do nightmares occur during REM or non-REM?

REM

60

Does malingering or factitious syndrome present with wanting to play the sick role?

factitious