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https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/22938760/maintenance-treatment-with-long-acting-injectable-risperidone-in-first-episode-schizophrenia-a-randomized-effectiveness-study
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RANDOMIZED CONTROLLED TRIAL
Peter J Weiden, Nina R Schooler, Jeremy C Weedon, Abdel Elmouchtari, Ayako Sunakawa-McMillan
BACKGROUND: Because long-acting injectable (LAI) antipsychotics are largely reserved for persistently ill patients, little is known about the use of LAIs early in the course of illness for first-episode outpatients. METHOD: A prospective, open-label, randomized controlled trial was conducted in which outpatients with first-episode DSM-IV schizophreniform disorder, schizophrenia, or schizoaffective disorder were enrolled from December 2004 to March 2007. Participants were randomly assigned at a 2:1 ratio to a recommendation of changing to LAI risperidone microspheres (RLAI) (n = 26) or continuing oral antipsychotic treatment (n = 11) for up to 104 weeks...
September 2012: Journal of Clinical Psychiatry
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/19906343/a-randomized-controlled-trial-of-long-acting-injectable-risperidone-vs-continuation-on-oral-atypical-antipsychotics-for-first-episode-schizophrenia-patients-initial-adherence-outcome
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RANDOMIZED CONTROLLED TRIAL
Peter J Weiden, Nina R Schooler, Jeremy C Weedon, Abdel Elmouchtari, Ayako Sunakawa, Stephen M Goldfinger
OBJECTIVE: Nonadherence for first-episode schizophrenia is a major unsolved challenge. The long-acting injectable route is an appealing strategy, but there are concerns about acceptability. We report on acceptance and initial adherence outcomes with risperidone long-acting injection (RLAI) in first-episode schizophrenia patients. METHOD: We conducted a prospective randomized controlled trial in which we enrolled patients defined by appropriate Structured Clinical Interview for DSM-IV diagnosis and < or = 16 weeks of lifetime antipsychotic exposure...
October 2009: Journal of Clinical Psychiatry
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