An interactive voice application’s assessment of patient well-being through analysis of their speech was highly comparable with physicians’ tracking of patient well-being, according to a study published online in PLOS One.
After a miscarriage or ectopic pregnancy, women experience high levels of post-traumatic stress, anxiety, and depression, according to a study published online in the American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology.
In this Q&A, Steven Chan, MD, MBA, explores signs of technology addiction and describes possible interventions and treatment tools. Dr. Chan is cochair of the upcoming Elevate by Psych Congress conference and will give a presentation on the topic there.
A single dose of psilocybin combined with psychotherapy produced significant improvements in emotional and existential distress in patients with cancer that lasted more than 4 years, according to a published study.
BLOG: When we sit with the pain of our patients, it’s important to remember that our psyches do not end at the edges of our skin, and that which is going on in the larger world impacts our inner worlds.