Friday, February 22, 2008

Cannabis in Pain Management

One has to remain dubious. Pain is a pretext to get high. Both sides addressed here.

Review of Dialectical Behavior Therapy

Here. Here. Basically, argue and persuade the impulsive patient to stop acting on impulse.

Saturday, February 9, 2008

Pre-Existing Impulse Control Problems in Half of Parkinson Patients

Reported here. (Requires free registration.)

Any malpractice claim for the use of a medication causing increasing impulsivity should account for this pre-existing condition.