137273 - 'Update on brain stimulation in psychiatry'
- : Online
Dr Leo Chen – psychiatrist will discuss power point & case study presentation focusing on the depressed patient treatment pathway. The current treatments available and when neuro stimulation (TMS & ECT) could be considered as a possible treatment option for these patients.Relevance to General Practice
Patients with mental health concerns are a common presentation in general practice. Major depression disorder (MDD) is a commonly occurring disorder, and with a lifetime prevalence of 17%, it ranks as the second leading cause of disability according to WHO.Learning outcomes