Long term antipsychotic medication, how well are we doing??
Long term antipsychotic medication, how well are we doing??
Document number : 222681
Created by: Tuan Anh Bui, 2017-10-13
Last revised by: Tuan Anh Bui, 2017-10-27
Document created in: James Cook University

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1. Summary

Abstract for the general public

Clozapine is a treatment indicated Schizophrenia when others have failed, however, it is associated with serious side effects, requiring strict mandatory monitoring, we will attempt to see evaluate how well we are doing with our Clozapine program, and its benefit in long term use.

Workplaces involved in this project

information Added workplaces
Health Care - Health care providers - Queensland Health - Mackay Hospital and Health Service - Mackay Base Hospital - Mental Health Unit

2. In depth information

Scientific title

Hospital admission rate and length of stay in long term Clozapine use: A retrospective cohort two-year mirror-image study.

3. Ethics and information for classification purposes

Waiver of the need for individual consent

A waiver of the need for individual consent is given by a HREC

Date commenced

2017-08-05

Long term antipsychotic medication, how well are we doing??, from James Cook University
http://au.researchweb.org/is/jcu/document/222681