TOOL FOR MONITORING ANTIPSYCHOTIC SIDE EFFECTS (TMAS)
Schizophrenia and use of antipsychotics are independently associated with increased motor and metabolic abnormalities, which can contribute to non-adherence to medication, and increased morbidity and mortality. The CCEIP has developed a one-page clinical assessment tool for monitoring these potential side effects along with a corresponding video.
Author: Dr Thomas Hastings
This initiative has been sponsored in part by Janssen Inc. through an educational grant.