Month: March 2015

Actualización: Pregunta de antidepresivos

Información previa: Pregunta de antidepresivos (Marzo 26, 2015) Actualización: 1. https://www.clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/results?term=amitriptyline 2. https://www.clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/results?term=mirtazapine 3. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=mirtazapine+or+amitryptiline   Respuesta J (ninguna de las anteriores)* Información relacionada: Suicidio en Médicos Es en realidad una encuesta y no una pregunta.

What is the evidence supporting the safety and effectiveness of 12-step programs? 

There is no medical or scientific evidence to support that benefits of 12-step programs outweighs the risks. There is also no evidence to promote the creation and maintenance of 12-step centers. There are also ethical and legal issues related to the coercion (even subtle) of patients (addicts or not) to 12-step intervention centers. Laboratory tests…

Pregunta de antidepresivos

Originally posted on Chaos Theory and Pharmacology:
PREGUNTA: ¿Cuál de los siguientes fármacos antidepresivos es indispensable dentro del listado de medicamentos esenciales para un sistema de salud? A. Fluoxetina B. Sertralina C. Paroxetina D. Venlafaxina E. Duloxetina F. Agomelatina G. Mirtazapina H. Reboxetina I. Otro.    ¿Cuál?  ___________________ J. Ninguna de los anteriores Referencias Website of CEP, the…

Physician Suicide, the “Impaired Physician Movement” and ASAM: The Dead Doctors at Ridgeview Institute under G. Douglas Talbott

Originally posted on Disrupted Physician:
“It is easier to believe a lie one has heard a hundred times than a truth one has never heard before.” –American sociologist Robert S. Lynd Ridgeview Institute was a drug and alcohol treatment program for “impaired physicians” in Georgia created by G. Douglas Talbott, a former cardiologist who lost control of…

Peter Gøtzsche: Psychotropic Drugs | Medicamentos Psicotropicos

“My studies in this area lead me to a very uncomfortable conclusion: Our citizens would be far better off if we removed all the psychotropic drugs from the market, as doctors are unable to handle them. It is inescapable that their availability creates more harm than good.” — Peter Gøtzsche http://davidhealy.org/psychiatry-gone-astray/#sthash.8V0TXwKs.dpuf http://www.nogracias.eu/2014/08/10/la-psiquiatria-se-hunde/ — I am probably…

Storia illustrata

Originally posted on Vultureşti:
Photos posted on Doru’s blog entails compassion, kindness and humanity. I feel very good after seeing a few posts on this blog, it’s like a prescription for the soul and reminds me the joy of life. Thanks a lot Doru for doing what you do. Cheers! Vultureşti View original post