Schizophrenia & Other Psychotic Disorders
ORLANDO – Phospholipids and sphingolipids were found in differing levels at the time of a first episode of psychosis.
Dr. Carl C. Bell uses a psychosis NOS diagnosis until it’s possible to ascertain patients’ post psychotic functioning.
ORLANDO – Dr. Sohee Park has worked with her colleagues to develop a kind of catalog of pictures representing experiences of self-disturbance.
ORLANDO – Researchers in the field need to do a better job of getting the right patients enrolled in the right trials, experts say.
ORLANDO – Dr. Deanna Kelly has expanded her research into the benefits of a gluten-free diet for schizophrenia patients who are positive for a...
ORLANDO – “I am against the sole reliance on antipsychotics,” Dr. Tony Morrison said.
Dr. David Lehman and Dr. Nicolas Badre take the field of psychiatry to task for making “unfounded claims.”
From the Editor
Pimavanserin: A potentially safer alternative to clozapine for refractory hallucinations and delusions
Our clinical team made a serendipitous discovery about the efficacy of pimavanserin in patients with schizophrenia who failed...
The COMBS mnemonic can be used to recall 3 treatment modalities often used to address negative symptoms of schizophrenia.
Urgent identification and treatment are needed to prevent potentially fatal consequences.
From the Journals
After 1 or 2 months of pimavanserin (Nuplazid) usage, symptoms “were completely gone” in 10 patients, Dr. Henry A. Nasrallah said.