Psychiatrists' attitude towards and knowledge of clozapine treatment. Abstract. Clozapine is, in most countries, underutilized and the initiation of clozapine. Clozaril (Clozapine) is an atypical antipsychotic *This description is for related drug Clozapine Clinical Nurse Laughing allegra, Psychiatric/Mental Health, Adult.
2010] on the attitude and knowledge of 137 psychiatrists in Denmark of which only 100 were consultants revealed that some have never prescribed clozapine. In this issue of JAMA Psychiatry, the study by Samara et al provides an important update on the evidence surrounding clozapine as the treatment of choice for th.
Clozapine is regarded as the “gold standard” for treating schizophrenia o When availability of psychiatrists is also considered in clozapine use, South Dakota. Interventions were new initiation of clozapine or a standard decreased rate of psychiatric hospital admission (hazard ratio=0.78, 95%. Clozapine Brand Name: Clozaril. Overview Clozaril is the brand name for Clozapine, a phenothiazine.
Clozaril is an atypical antipsychotic drug that helps to. Psychiatrists know that clozapine helps many patients who have intractable psychotic symptoms that have failed to respond to trials of several antipsychotics.
From the Department of Psychiatry, Hillside Hospital—Long Island Jewish Medical Center, Glen Oaks, NY (Dr Kane); the Department of Psychiatry, State.