Listen to the podcast: The Buzz on Long-Acting Injectable Antipsychotics
Premiere Date: March 20, 2020
Expiration Date: September 20, 2021
This activity offers CE credits for:
1. Physicians (CME)
All other clinicians either will receive a CME Attendance Certificate or may choose any of the types of CE credit being offered.
The goal of this activity is to provide an understanding of long-acting injectable antipsychotics and how they can benefit treatment adherence.
After engaging with the content of this CME activity, you should be better prepared to:
• Identify the formulation differences between oral and long-acting injectable (LAI) antipsychotics.
• Assess the efficacy and safety profiles of LAI second-generation antipsychotics.
• Discuss LAI antipsychotics as they relate to treatment adherence.
This continuing medical education (CME) activity is intended for psychiatrists, psychologists, primary care physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and other health care professionals who seek to improve their care for patients with mental health disorders.
ACCREDITATION/CREDIT DESIGNATION/FINANCIAL SUPPORT
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership Physicians’ Education Resource®, LLC and Psychiatric Times. Physicians’ Education Resource®, LLC is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians
Physicians’ Education Resource®, LLC designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This activity is funded entirely by Physicians’ Education Resource®, LLC. No commercial support was received.
This CME activity may or may not discuss investigational, unapproved, or off-label use of drugs. Participants are advised to consult prescribing information for any products discussed. The information provided in this CME activity is for continuing medical education purposes only and is not meant to substitute for the independent clinical judgment of a physician relative to diagnostic or treatment options for a specific patient’s medical condition.
The opinions expressed in the content are solely those of the individual faculty members and do not reflect those of Physicians’ Education Resource®, LLC.
FACULTY, STAFF, AND PLANNERS’ DISCLOSURES
The author and the staff members of Physicians’ Education Resource®, LLC and Psychiatric Times have no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests.
John J. Miller, MD, external peer reviewer, reports that he is on the Speaker Bureaus for Sunovion, Otsuka, Allergan, Teva, Neurocrine, and Janssen; and he is on the Advisory Board for Janssen and Align2Action.
Eric Achtyes, external peer reviewer, reports that he has received research support from Alkermes, Astellas, Biogen, Boehringer-Ingelheim, Janssen, Neurocrine Biosciences, Otsuka, Pine Rest Foundation, Takeda, and Vaguard Research Group; and he has served as a consultant or on advisory boards for Alkermes, Indivior, Janssen, Neurocrine Biosciences, and Roche.
For content-related questions, email us at [email protected]; for questions concerning the accreditation of this CME activity or how to claim credit, please contact [email protected] and include Understanding Long-Acting Injectable Antipsychotics for Better Treatment Adherence in the subject line.
HOW TO CLAIM CREDIT
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Dr Jann is Professor, Department of Pharmacotherapy, University of North Texas, System College of Pharmacy, UNT Health Sciences Center, Fort Worth, TX; he is the founder of Jann Medical Writing, LLC.
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