Antipsychotics associated with increased risk of pneumonia
Use of antipsychotic drugs is associated with a higher risk of pneumonia in patients of all ages with or without Alzheimer’s disease, study finds…..
Schizophrenia through the carers’ eyes results of a European cross-sectional survey
Schizophrenia through the carers’ eyes results of a European cross-sectional survey Schizophrenia carries a significant burden for families providing care. The Adherencia Terapéutica en la Esquizofrenia (ADHES) carers’ survey was designed to assess the opinions of family and friends of patients with schizophrenia across Europe and ascertain their attitudes towards the illness, medication and adherence […]
Diagnosis of borderline personality disorder
There is limited understanding of the experience of seeking and receiving treatment and care by people with a diagnosis of borderline personality disorder (BPD), their perceptions of barriers to care and the quality of services they receive. This study aimed to explore these experiences from the perspective of Australians with this diagnosis.