Why Do Antipsychotics Cause Weight Gain?
Researchers from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center have discovered the cellular receptor that causes weight gain from antipsychotic drugs.
As psychosis and substance use disorder comorbidity can make oral medication adherence difficult, long-acting injectable agents may be an effective therapeutic alternative in patients in this demographic.
Each of the studied brain modalities could be classified as "gray matter abnormalities" or "white matter disruptions" and may be significant in the pathology of schizophrenia.
This study created a validated model for determining brain age and brain age gap, which then can be used to predict early-onset psychosis in younger clinically high-risk adolescents who exhibit ...