Title

"It's all in your head:" Somatic Symptom Disorder in Primary Care

Document Type

Presentation

Presentation Date

3-2-2017

Abstract

Objectives:

Gain familiarity with recent DSM-V terminology changes regarding somatic symptoms

Recognize the clinical presentation and epidemiological prevalence of somatic symptom disorder

Identify screening tools available to physicians

Learn applicable treatment and physician management strategies

Understand the context of somatic symptoms in primary care medicine and normalize physician attitudes towards medically unexplained symptoms

Presentation: 41:32