Awareness of metabolic concerns and perceived impact of pharmacotherapy in patients with bipolar disorder: a survey of 500 US psychiatrists. Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Antimanic Agents
  • Awareness
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Metabolic Syndrome
  • Psychiatry

abstract

  • Nearly all respondents have metabolic concerns with medical therapies used to treat bipolar disorder. Many now routinely monitor weight and other metabolic parameters. Most have referred patients for medical management and adjusted bipolar therapies due to metabolic abnormalities.

publication date

  • September 18, 2007

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 17514184

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 22

end page

  • 37; quiz 38-40

volume

  • 40

number

  • 2