DEPRESSION EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Internist Misses the Diagnosis of Acromegaly DEPRESSION Expert Case

Internist Misses the Diagnosis of Acromegaly

…  was very self-conscious about his appearance and developed depression and anxiety over the last two years. He was especially displeased …

Pediatric Psychiatrist Discharges Child; Results in Suicide DEPRESSION Expert Case

This case involves a fifteen-year-old male patient who presented to the emergency room after being arrested by the police for displaying strange behavior in public. The patient was admitted to the inpatient psychiatric ward for observation and was started  …

Testosterone Gel Causes Prostate Cancer to Grow DEPRESSION Expert Case

Testosterone Gel Causes Prostate Cancer to Grow

…  male with a significant medical history of depression. The patient saw his primary care physician for depression and a decreased libido. The PCP prescribed a “trt” testosterone gel …

Abilify’s Possible Role in Child Suicide DEPRESSION Expert Case

Abilify’s Possible Role in Child Suicide

This case involves a 12-year-old male who was displaying signs of inappropriate behavior, visual hallucinations, and a depressed mood with flat affect. He was brought to the emergency room and was admitted to the psychiatric department for observation beca …

Trazadone Medication Leaves Man Impotent DEPRESSION Expert Case

Trazadone Medication Leaves Man Impotent

…  case involves a 45-year-old man taking Trazadone for depression and subsequently developed a priapism. He waited a day or two and …