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Recognizing signs and symptoms of bipolar disorder

, : Recognizing signs and symptoms of bipolar disorder. Journal of Clinical Psychiatry 76(11): E1479-E1479

Psychiatric mental health nurses and advanced practice nurses play an important role in the assessment and care of patients with bipolar disorder. Using appropriate rating scales and diagnostic criteria can aid in the assessment of patients who present with a variety of symptoms. In this game-based CME activity, you will assume the role of a psychiatric mental health advanced practice nurse who must recognize the signs and symptoms of bipolar disorder and select appropriate treatment for a 20-year-old patient with suicidal thoughts.


PMID: 26646046

DOI: 10.4088/JCP.14073gc1c

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