Prescription Practices in the Treatment of First-Episode Schizophrenia Spectrum Disorders: Data From the National RAISE-ETP Study

Christoph U. Correll, Robert Heinssen, Patricia Marcy, Amy Goldstein, David Penn, James Robinson, Delbert G. Robinson, Robert A. Rosenheck, Nina R. Schooler, Majnu John, John M. Kane, Jean Addington (+5 others)
Treatment guidelines suggest distinctive medication strategies for first episode and multi-episode patients with schizophrenia. How much community clinicians adjust their usual treatment regimens for first episode patients is unknown. We examined prescription patterns and factors associated with prescription choice within a national cohort of early phase patients.
doi:10.17615/64wt-0757 fatcat:6skbllizdbdmfi3e4v4merxfbq