Bipolar Disorders: I and II

by Cathy Parkes October 20, 2021 Updated: December 29, 2021

Bipolar I Disorder is characterized by episodes of severe mania and depression. Bipolar II Disorder is marked by episodes of hypomania (less severe than true mania) and depression.

Bipolar I Disorder is characterized by episodes of severe mania and depression.

Bipolar II Disorder is marked by episodes of hypomania (less severe than true mania) and depression.



Related Posts

Patient Controlled Analgesia (PCA) pumps should only be used by the patient. Educate families/visitors not to press the button for the patient!

Patient Controlled Analgesia (PCA) Pumps

Patient Controlled Analgesia (PCA) pumps should only be used by the patient. Educate families/visitors not to press the button for the patient!
Read Article
Because ipratropium is an anticholinergic medication, educate patients that they should increase their fluid intake and suck on candy for dry mouth.

Ipratropium

Because ipratropium is an anticholinergic medication, educate patients that they should increase their fluid intake and suck on candy for dry mouth.
Read Article
Cardiac Enzymes are released in response to cardiac ischemia. They include CK-MB, Myoglobin, Troponin T, and Troponin I. Troponin is the most specific!

Cardiac Enzymes

Cardiac Enzymes are released in response to cardiac ischemia. They include CK-MB, Myoglobin, Troponin T, and Troponin I. Troponin is the most specific!
Read Article