What does the evidence tell us about digital sensors for treatment adherence in patients with schizophrenia and other psychiatric disorders?
How to decrease recidivism for individuals with serious mental illnesses who are released from jails or prisons or discharged from hospitals? Here are several effective mechanisms.
New evidence links vitamin D status with cognition in patients with psychosis.
Which genes have recently been associated with TD? That question and more in this quiz.
New evidence bolsters the reputation of clozapine as the “gold-standard” antipsychotic for patients with treatment-resistant schizophrenia.
No, there is no generalized epidemic of mental illness in the US, nor credible evidence that psychiatric drugs are driving up rates or severity of mental illness. But there is an urgent need for more and better treatment of psychiatric disorders.
What factors come into play in the diagnosis of tardive dyskinesia? How is TD distinguished from other movement disorders? Find out more in this quiz.
Schizophrenia and T2 DM risk; short-term weight gain with specific antipsychotics; interventions to reduce weight and/or metabolic abnormalities. . .answers here.
Do prolactin-elevating antipsychotics put women at risk for endometrial cancer?
A novel neuromodulatory intervention for an often-overlooked but nonetheless damaging effect of schizophrenia.