Evidence regarding overestimation of the efficacy of antipsychotics and underestimation of their toxicity, as well as emerging data regarding alternative treatment options, suggests it may be time to introduce patient choice and reconsider whether everyone who meets the criteria for a schizophrenia spectrum diagnosis requires antipsychotics in order to recover.
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||The British Journal of Psychiatry|
|Publication status||Published - Aug 2012|
- Antipsychotic Agents
- Choice Behavior
- Risk Assessment
- Treatment Outcome