Geriatric psychiatry returns. We tackle sleep problems and behavioral disturbances in patients with dementia with returning guest, and Geriatric Psychiatrist Dennis Popeo MD, Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry at NYU Langone Medical Center. Topics include: pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic management of insomnia; treating agitation and irritability; medical management of psychotic symptoms and paranoia; ethical concerns about the treatment of challenging behaviors in dementia; and the shortage of geriatricians and geriatric psychiatrists.
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Written & Produced by: Jordana Kozupsky NP, Matthew Watto MD
Artwork by: Kate Grant MD
Hosts: Jordana Kozupsky NP, Matthew Watto MD
Editor: Matthew Watto MD
Guest: Dennis Popeo, MD
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