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Anti-depressant

“Anti-depressant Medication Authorization”: “We cannot be certain that the cause of a patient’s alleged depression falls upon us. The patient could be depressed for a number of reasons, and we are not going to get caught up approving anti-depressants for these folks.” This is a very common source of resistance when patients were depressed before, during …

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Exacerbation of Pre-Existing Problems

Let_s take a brief example. A young adult male strains his back at work. There are no remarkable physical findings. He complains …
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Tertiary

Gain: “The concept of secondary gain is a frequently addressed observation as to the benefits a patient receives from …
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Differentiating Pain and Depression

The Pain Depression Interface We do not diagnose major depressive disorder by asking a patient about his/her various pain …
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