Courtney DeThomas

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OBJECTIVE A recent 12-week controlled comparison demonstrated the superiority of clozapine to "high-dose" olanzapine in adolescents with treatment-refractory schizophrenia. In the present study, the authors conducted a 12-week, open-label, follow-up study to examine changes in lipid and glucose metabolism in youths maintained on clozapine and to determine(More)
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the effectiveness of clozapine on aggressive behavior for treatment-refractory adolescents (age range 8.5-18) with schizophrenia (295.x) at Bronx Children's Psychiatric Center. METHOD Clozapine treatment was administered in an open-label fashion using a flexible titration schedule. The frequency of administration of emergency oral(More)
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