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      Improving metabolic monitoring in patients maintained on antipsychotics in Penang, Malaysia.

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          Abstract

          To evaluate the monitoring of metabolic parameters among outpatients maintained on antipsychotic medications in a general hospital setting in Malaysia and to assess the impact of a local monitoring protocol.

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          Journal
          Australas Psychiatry
          Australasian psychiatry : bulletin of Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists
          SAGE Publications
          1440-1665
          1039-8562
          Feb 2016
          : 24
          : 1
          Affiliations
          [1 ] 3rd Year Medical Student, School of Medicine and Medical Sciences, University College Dublin (UCD), Belfield, Dublin, Ireland.
          [2 ] Research Officer, Penang General Hospital, Penang, Malaysia.
          [3 ] Lecturer, Department of Pre-University Studies, Disted College, Penang, Malaysia.
          [4 ] Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Penang Medical College, Penang, Malaysia.
          [5 ] Senior Lecturer, Department of Psychiatry, Penang Medical College, Penang, Malaysia.
          [6 ] Consultant Psychiatrist, Penang General Hospital, Penang, Malaysia.
          [7 ] Clinical Director, Department of Psychiatry, Penang General Hospital, Penang, Malaysia.
          [8 ] Honorary Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin, Ireland vincentrussell@rcsi.ie.
          Article
          1039856215604484
          10.1177/1039856215604484
          26400455
          15282c66-1a7d-4f22-a1e8-c5c35e7f426c
          © The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists 2015.
          History

          Malaysia,antipsychotic agents,cultural issues,mental disorders,metabolic monitoring,metabolic syndrome,patient monitoring,staff behaviour,waist circumference

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