Daily Archives: 11/02/2016

Tachyphylaxis/tolerance to antidepressants

Tachyphylaxis/tolerance to antidepressants in treatment of dysthymia: Results of a retrospective naturalistic chart review studypcn_2231 499..504 Gregory Katz, MD* The Jerusalem Mental Health Centre–Kfar Shaul Psychiatric Hospital, Hadassa Medical School, Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel Aim: The main goals of this chart-review study were to examine the rate of tachyphylaxis during treat- ment of dysthymia with […]

The Straight Line

Dr. Rajas Deshpande 1 hr ·  © Dr. Rajas Deshpande “Her stomach tube appears blocked, she appears to be in lot of pain, her BP is low” my sister said, crying, panicked.  My mother was in the ICU last four days, critical and fluctuating. I was returning home to change in the morning after spending […]