Schizophrenia

Long-Acting Injectables Delay Hospitalization for Schizophrenia

July 18, 2020

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The number needed to treat to prevent at least 1 additional hospitalization was 7 individuals treated with aripiprazole once monthly compared with clinician’s choice.

Research Suggests Streamlined Approach to Schizophrenia Trials

July 07, 2020

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The earliest time point where a treatment outcome could be observed was 1 week after initiation of medication compared to placebo.

Jelena Kunovac, MD: Decreased Schizophrenia Screenings During COVID-19

June 01, 2020

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More prospective studies are needed to examine how different drugs can be effective for schizophrenia patients based on the cluster of symptoms.

Jelena Kunovac, MD: The Difficulty of Treating Schizophrenia

May 31, 2020

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Antipsychotic discontinuation remains a major hurdle for effective schizophrenia treatment.

Jelena Kunovac, MD: Aripiprazole Lauroxil to Treat Schizophrenia

May 29, 2020

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The results of a phase 3B study show the medication is effective treating the disorder despite only needing to be taken once every 8 weeks.

New Study Backs Ketamine as Treatment Option for Depression

May 26, 2020

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Investigators find a greater increase in positive symptoms after a ketamine infusion when compared to placebo.

Erin Crown, PA-C: Using Telemedicine to Help Schizophrenia Patients

May 12, 2020

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Because symptoms can manifest differently in each patient, some individuals with schizophrenia have handled social isolation better than others.

Erin Crown, PA-C: Best Practices for Treating Schizophrenia

May 10, 2020

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A combination of medications and therapy is viewed as the most effective method of treating schizophrenia.

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