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Treatment of Patients With Schizophrenia

Published: August 2020
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  • Introduction
  • Assessment
  • Algorithm: Managing Schizophrenia
  • Tables:
    • Suggested physical and laboratory assessments for patients with schizophrenia
    • Antipsychotic medications: available oral and short-acting intramuscular formulations
    • Antipsychotic medications: relative side effects of oral formulations
    • Long-acting injectable antipsychotic medications: dosing
    • Reversible inhibitors of human vesicular monoamine transporter type 2
    • Medications for treatment of medication-induced parkinsonism
  • Pharmacotherapy
  • Psychosocial Interventions
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The American Psychiatric Association is the main professional organization of psychiatrists and trainee psychiatrists in the United States, and the largest psychiatric organization in the world.


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