Antipsychotics

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Abstract Number: 709

ARIPIPRAZOLE-INDUCED DIABETIC KETOACIDOSIS

Case Presentation: A 47-year-old woman with migraines, bipolar disorder, and hypothyroidism presented with a 2-day headache that was not improving with sumatriptan. She also complained of generalized weakness, dizziness, nausea, and vomiting. Workup revealed diabetic [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:33:42-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on ARIPIPRAZOLE-INDUCED DIABETIC KETOACIDOSIS

Abstract Number: 183

THE ASSOCIATION BETWEEN CUMULATIVE DOSES OF ANTIPSYCHOTICS AND QT PROLONGATION AS WELL AS ADVERSE CARDIAC OUTCOMES

Background: Antipsychotics are frequently used in the hospital setting for managing both acute and chronic psychiatric disorders. However, antipsychotics have been associated with higher rates of mortality due to their cardiovascular risk factors, such as [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:20:08-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Outcomes Research, Research|Comments Off on THE ASSOCIATION BETWEEN CUMULATIVE DOSES OF ANTIPSYCHOTICS AND QT PROLONGATION AS WELL AS ADVERSE CARDIAC OUTCOMES