The American Psychiatric Association practice guideline for the treatment of patients with schizophrenia / [electronic resource] Guideline Writing Group, Systematic Review Group, Committee on Practice Guidelines, APA Assembly Liaisons.

By: American Psychiatric Association [author,, issuing body]
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Washington, DC : American Psychiatric Association ; [2021]Edition: Third editionDescription: 1 online resource (xi, 297 pages)Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9780890424742 (electronic book); 0890424748 (electronic book); 0890424691 (electronic book); 9780890424698 (electronic book)Subject(s): Schizophrenia -- Treatment | Schizophrenia -- therapy | Schizophrenia -- TreatmentGenre/Form: Practice Guideline | Electronic books.DDC classification: 616.898 LOC classification: RC514 | .A44 2021Online Resources: Psychiatry Online
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Includes bibliographical references.

Introduction -- Rationale -- Scope of Document -- Overview of the Development Process -- Rating the Strengths of Guideline Statements and Supporting Research Evidence -- Proper Use of Guidelines -- Guideline Statement Summary -- Guideline Statements and Implementation -- Assessment and Determination of Treatment Plan -- Statement 1: Assessment of Possible Schizophrenia -- Implementation -- Balancing of Potential Benefits and Harms in Rating the Strength of the Guideline Statement -- Appendices; A. Clinical questions -- B. Search strategies, study selection and search results -- C. Review of research evidence supporting guideline statements -- D. Strength of evidence.

"The goal of this practice guideline is to improve the quality of care and treatment outcomes for patients with schizophrenia. The guideline aims to help clinicians optimize care for their patients by providing evidence-based statements that are intended to enhance knowledge and increase the appropriate use of evidence-based pharmacological and nonpharmacological treatments for schizophrenia. In addition, it includes statements related to assessment and treatment planning, which are an integral part of patient-centered care"-- Provided by publisher.

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