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In this topic library devoted to schizophrenia you’ll find helpful resources for diagnosis and treatment—best-practice guidelines, decision-support tools, and research summaries. Each week, new content publishes, so check back often to stay up to date.

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Long-Acting Injectable Antipsychotics Now Easier To Find Closer To Home

Long-Acting Injectable Antipsychotics Now Easier To Find Closer To Home

During their 2021 legislative sessions, both Maryland and North Carolina enacted bills to allow pharmacists to administer long-acting injectable antipsychotics (LAIA) and other injectable drugs to consumers with a doctor’s prescription. In Maryland, the new laws go into effect on September 1, 2021. In North Carolina, the new laws go…
PsychU Q&A: What Is The Difference Between Schizophrenia & Schizoaffective Disorder?

PsychU Q&A: What Is The Difference Between Schizophrenia & Schizoaffective Disorder?

Submitted Question: What is the difference between schizophrenia and schizoaffective disorder? Answer: Similarities exist in the presentation, diagnosis and treatment of schizophrenia and schizoaffective disorder that may contribute to the confusion regarding key or subtle differences1,2. Both are defined as psychotic disorders in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental…

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