Investigators aimed to assess the effect of psychotropic medications, BMI, duration of schizophrenia, number of hospitalizations, and physical activity on the risk for T2D.
Patients receiving treatment with antipsychotic agents would benefit from screening for tardive dyskinesia as these repetitive movements can negatively affect quality of life.
Repeated assessments improved the patients' ability to assess their own situation and the case workers' understanding of the patients' situations.
As antipsychotic medications are vital to the effective management of severe psychiatric disorders, investigators sought to examine reasons for medication nonadherence in patients with schizophrenia, bipolar disorders, and other psychotic disorders.
Schizophrenia, Major Depressive Disorder, Bipolar Disorder Linked With Abnormal Functional ConnectivityJune 22, 2018
Local functional connectivity may serve as neuroimaging marker to investigate the human brain connectome.
The US Food and Drug Administration has approved Abilify MyCite, which contains an ingestible sensor that records whether or not the medication was taken.
A better understanding of this complicated condition is key to helping patients reduce symptoms, maximize quality of life, and improve adaptive functioning skills.
Mothers who heavily used tobacco during pregnancy increased the risk of their children developing schizophrenia.
Low dose lithium can bring return absolute neutrophil count (ANC) to normal levels.
Rexulti is indicated for treating schizophrenia and for major depression after first-line treatments fail.