Practitioner attitudes to clozapine initiation.
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...Expand abstract
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