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Safety of antipsychotics in people with intellectual disability.

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Background

Despite frequent use, little is known about the metabolic and endocrine side-effects of antipsychotics in individuals with intellectual disability.

Aims

To compare indices of obesity, glucose, lipids and prolactin between antipsychotic-treated and antipsychotic-naive individuals with intellectual disability and also between participants with intellectual disability and controls from the general population.

Method

Observational study comp...

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Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1192/bjp.bp.110.085670

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Psychiatry
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDORMS
Sub department:
Centre for Statistics in Medicine
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Name:
Baily Thomas Charitable Fund
Publisher:
Royal Society of Psychiatry
Journal:
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Volume:
199
Issue:
4
Pages:
289-295
Publication date:
2011-09-01
Acceptance date:
2011-05-17
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EISSN:
1472-1465
ISSN:
0007-1250

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