MIMS Mental Health Clinic
Latest news and quick-reference resources collated by the MIMS editors to support primary care prescribing for mental health conditions, including depression, schizophrenia and Alzheimer's disease.
Recent research indicates a significant increase in...
Non-drug therapies as, or more, effective than drugs for dementia patients with depression, research suggests
Researchers identified 10 non-drug interventions associated...
The MHRA advises prescribers to consider adjustment...
Observational data suggest that the use of SSRIs and...
Guide to treatment options for selected mental health conditions:
Depression (including SSRIs/SNRIs, MAO inhibitors and tricyclic antidepressants)
Anxiety (including benzodiazepines and beta-blockers)
Psychosis, mania (including phenothiazines, atypical antipsychotics and lithium)
Alcohol dependence (including disulfiram)
Opiate dependence (including buprenorphine)
Useful websites and online tools to support prescribing for mental health conditions.