The prevalence of metabolic syndrome in patients receiving antipsychotics in Qatar: A cross sectional comparative study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Attitude
  • Biomedical Research
  • Parental Consent
  • Parents
  • Patient Selection
  • Smoking

abstract

  • The prevalence of MetS in both groups is high and mostly attributed to obesity and high BP. Public health interventions are needed to address this major health problem overall. Larger studies are needed to further assess the impact of antipsychotics and mental illness on the development of MetS.

publication date

  • 2019

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC5870932

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1186/s12888-018-1662-6

PubMed ID

  • 29587717

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 81

volume

  • 18

number

  • 1