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Memory Training Opportunities Exist for Patients With Schizophrenia

Memory Training Opportunities Exist for Patients With Schizophrenia

Impaired recollection could be a vulnerability marker for schizophrenia, whereas impaired social context memory could be a disease-related marker.

Long-acting Antipsychotics: Better Efficacy in Some Outcomes for Schizophrenia

Long-acting Antipsychotics: Better Efficacy in Some Outcomes for Schizophrenia

Schizophrenia treatment with long-acting injectable antipsychotic agents resulted in lower rehospitalization rates.

Clozapine as Causal Agent in Gastrointestinal Hypomotility Events

Clozapine as Causal Agent in Gastrointestinal Hypomotility Events

Clozapine-induced gastrointestinal hypomotility is a medical emergency that requires urgent attention.

Results for Patients With Schizophrenia Who Transition to PP3M

Results for Patients With Schizophrenia Who Transition to PP3M

A high percentage of patients were persistent and adherent to their PP3M treatment.

Clozapine Protects Patients With Tx-resistant Schizophrenia Against Self-harm

Clozapine Protects Patients With Tx-resistant Schizophrenia Against Self-harm

Clozapine might lower risk of self-harm for patients with treatment-resistant schizophrenia.

Mental Illness Leads to Higher Prevalence of Blood Viruses

Mental Illness Leads to Higher Prevalence of Blood Viruses

HIV, hepatitis B and hepatitis C are more common among patients with mental illnesses.

Psychosis Relapse Risk With Continued Cannabis Use and Poor Medication Adherence

Psychosis Relapse Risk With Continued Cannabis Use and Poor Medication Adherence

Interventions targeted at improving medication adherence might mitigate adverse effects of cannabis use on psychosis outcomes.

Long-Acting Injectable Antipsychotic May Reduce Costs, Increase Adherence in Schizophrenia

Long-Acting Injectable Antipsychotic May Reduce Costs, Increase Adherence in Schizophrenia

Long-acting injectables should be considered earlier in the treatment of schizophrenia.

Childhood Maltreatment Associated With Increased Risk of Psychosis in Ultra-High Risk Individuals

Childhood Maltreatment Associated With Increased Risk of Psychosis in Ultra-High Risk Individuals

Child maltreatment is significantly more prevalent in young individuals who present with UHR symptoms compared with controls.

Increases in Autonomic Function May Predict Auditory Hallucinations in SCZ

Increases in Autonomic Function May Predict Auditory Hallucinations in SCZ

Increases in autonomic function may predict the occurrence and severity of auditory hallucinations in patients with schizophrenia, suggesting a regulation of these experiences by the autonomic nervous system.

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