Antipsychotic-induced weight gain is a huge problem. Today's episode will remind you of some important concepts from the general medicine perspective.
This episode will help you be more systematic about the diagnosis of metabolic syndrome in your clinical practice. It will also give you a framework for monitoring metabolic side effects when you prescribe second-generation antipsychotics.
Faculty: Sandra Jacobson, M.D.
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