Fast Five Quiz: Borderline Personality Disorder Key Aspects

Steve Soreff, MD


March 20, 2023

Borderline personality disorder (BPD) is a condition that is frequently stigmatized and misunderstood, even within the medical profession. Individuals with BPD demonstrate instability in mood, affect, and functioning, with a direct impact on relationships and even their perception of reality. Prevalence rates vary, but at least 0.5%-1.4% of the general population may be affected and benefit from robust medical support and clinicians who understand how to communicate effectively with them. Do you know the practice essentials for BPD, including key criteria, who is at risk, common comorbid disorders, and the best practices for workup and diagnosis? Test yourself with this quick quiz.


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