1. bookVolume 26 (2019): Issue 4 (December 2019)
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The Relative Risk of Developing Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus in Young Adults with Schizophrenia Treated with Different Atypical Antipsychotic

Published Online: 17 Feb 2020
Page range: 445 - 453
Received: 29 Dec 2019
Accepted: 03 Jan 2020
Journal Details
First Published
01 May 2012
Publication timeframe
4 times per year

Background and aim: While the link between antipsychotic treatment and metabolic adverse events, including type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) are clear in adults with schizophrenia, in young this association is not so well studied although the use of secondgeneration antipsychotics (SGA) is more and more frequent.


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