International Journal of Scientific and Research Publications

IJSRP, Volume 10, Issue 8, August 2020 Edition [ISSN 2250-3153]


Steps To Success Exercise Program In Weight Management For Psychiatric Patients Taking Atypical Antipsychotic Drugs
      Homelo V. Estoque
Abstract: Background: Patients taking atypical antipsychotics are in danger of antipsychotic-induced weight gain. Weight increases rapidly in the initial period after starting antipsychotics. Cardiovascular and cerebrovascular morbidity and mortality and reduced quality of. Both nonpharmacologic prevention and intervention strategies have shown modest effects on weight. Changes in physical appearance can lead to body image issues and problems with self-esteem, which in turn could lead to poor compliance with medication.

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Homelo V. Estoque (2020); Steps To Success Exercise Program In Weight Management For Psychiatric Patients Taking Atypical Antipsychotic Drugs; International Journal of Scientific and Research Publications (IJSRP) 10(08) (ISSN: 2250-3153), DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.29322/IJSRP.10.08.2020.p10443
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