The risk of psychiatric rehospitalization was lowest when patients were on monotherapy with once-monthly palpiperidone LAI
, as evidenced by a 49% reduction, compared with no use of antipsychotic agents.
Do not rule out first-generation LAIs such as haloperidol and fluphenazine.
Do not rule out first-generation LAIs; data suggest older antipsychotics, such as haloperidol and fluphenazine, are not inferior to newer drugs
* Long-acting injectable antipsychotics (LAIs) are an important therapeutic option for patients with schizophrenia that allows clinicians to tailor pharmacotherapy to each patient's needs.
In tune with the changes taking place in nature, May--June also heralds in the celebration of Lai Haraoba at many localities in Manipur.
Most of the clan groups or sagei have their particular lai and lairema, which are worshipped by them.
Though there is extensive written literature in the ancient Meitei script that goes back more than 1,000 years, the essential core of the sacred lore associated with Lai Haraoba has been orally transmitted from maibi to maibi.
The meta-analysis examines three randomized controlled studies--two from 2015 and one from 2013--that compare second-generation LAIs to first- and second-generation oral antipsychotics after first episodes of psychosis.
According to the meta-analysis, relapses after first-episode psychosis were more likely (relative risk, 1.078; 95% confidence interval, 1.007-1.154; P = 0.012) in patients taking oral antipsychotics, compared with those on second-generation LAIs.
"There was an 8% greater efficacy for LAIs preventing relapse after early psychosis, compared to oral antipsychotics," Dr.
This reservoir in turn attracts others with talent, knowledge, and expertise to the educational activities of LAI at both the International and Chapter level.
In addition to recognizing and honoring men and women in all parts of the world whose achievements have contributed to the advancement of the science of land economics, the aims and purposes of LAI are as follows: