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Practitioner attitudes to clozapine initiation.

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OBJECTIVE: Clozapine is the most effective antipsychotic for treatment-resistant schizophrenia. It is recommended as third-line treatment for schizophrenia in national and local guidelines. Despite this, it is underutilised. This survey aimed to clarify barriers to prescribing and elucidate factors that may improve patient access to clozapine. METHOD: A questionnaire was made available to all staff members at South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust. RESULTS: In total, 144 clinical staf...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1111/acps.12193

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Psychiatry
Role:
Author
Publisher:
Blackwell Publishing Ltd Publisher's website
Journal:
Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica Journal website
Volume:
130
Issue:
1
Pages:
16-24
Publication date:
2013-01-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1600-0447
ISSN:
0001-690X
Source identifiers:
421042
Language:
English
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pubs:421042
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uuid:54b38f5f-df0d-45de-af23-268fe93cad36
Local pid:
pubs:421042
Deposit date:
2013-09-26

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