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Expert Perspectives in Schizophrenia to Cover Key Topics in Schizophrenia Treatment

Overview

Expert Perspectives delivers health care providers with insights from key thought leaders on the latest advancements and current practices in medicine, in a concise and timely format. This issue of Expert Perspectives in Schizophrenia will feature selected topics in Schizophrenia that we hope you will find of value in your clinical practice.

The clinicians who were surveyed selected the following experts and topics.

Community-Selected Experts: 

Leslie Citrome, MD, MPH

Clinical Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
New York Medical College
Valhalla, NY

John M. Kane, MD

Senior Vice President, Behavioral Health Services
Northwell Health
Zucker Hillside Hospital
Professor and Chairman, Department of Psychiatry
Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
New Hyde Park, NY

Jonathan M. Meyer, MD

Clinical Professor of Psychiatry
University of California, San Diego
Psychopharmacology Consultant
California Department of State Hospitals
Sacramento, CA


Community-Selected Topics: 

Expert Roundtables 

    Newer Antipsychotic Therapies: Safety and Tolerability
    Treatment Perspectives: The Negative Symptoms of Schizophrenia
    Individualizing Pharmacotherapy for Patients With Schizophrenia
    Reducing Cardiometabolic Risk in Patients With Serious Psychiatric Illness

Clinical Topic Updates 

    Differing Mechanisms of Action in the Treatment of Schizophrenia
    Blood Glucose and Prolactin Levels in Patients With Schizophrenia
    Current Thinking on Antipsychotic Medications for Relapse Prevention
    Identifying High-Risk Individuals Prior to Schizophrenia Onset

Patient Care Perspectives 

    Managing Adherence and Tolerability Issues in Patients With Schizophrenia
    Family Support and Nonpharmacologic Interventions in Schizophrenia
    Cognition and Socio-Cognitive Skills in Patients With Schizophrenia
    Functional Level in Schizophrenia Post Stabilization With Antipsychotic Medication

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Differing Mechanisms of Action in the Treatment of Schizophrenia

Clinical Topic Updates by Leslie Citrome, MD, MPH

No patient or medication can be reduced to a set of neural circuits or receptor binding affinities; however, there can be clinically relevant disti...READ MORE

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Metabolic and Endocrine Considerations in Patients With Schizophrenia

Clinical Topic Updates by Leslie Citrome, MD, MPH

A number of second-generation antipsychotics have a reduced potential for causing metabolic dysregulation and/or weight gain. Additionally, many of...READ MORE

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Managing Adherence and Tolerability Issues in Patients With Schizophrenia

Patient Care Perspectives by Jonathan M. Meyer, MD

Nonadherence is a frequent issue with antipsychotic medication. Although managing adherence in this patient population is challenging, there are st...READ MORE

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