Emanuela Di Giovambattista

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The aim of this study is to investigate whether subjective well-being in patients under treatment with typical (ATPs) and atypical antipsychotic (ATPsA) compounds can be compared with the improvement of psychopathological state and to verify if both variables correlate to adherence to treatment. We assessed 106 consecutive patients receiving ATPs or ATPsA(More)
Background. Antipsychotic polypharmacy is used in several psychiatric disorders, despite poor evidence existing to support this practice. Aim. We evaluated whether psychotic patients in acute relapse exposed to antipsychotic polypharmacy (AP + AP) showed different demographic, clinical, or psychopathological features compared to those exposed to one(More)
BACKGROUND The aim of this study was to assess whether different affective temperaments could be related to a specific mood disorder diagnosis and/or to different therapeutic choices in inpatients admitted for an acute relapse of their primary mood disorder. METHOD Hundred and twenty-nine inpatients were consecutively assessed by means of the Structured(More)
Hyperprolactinemia is a clinical condition characterized by a stable and persistent increase in the ematic prolactin levels. That condition presents some serious health consequences for the affected subjects determining both sexual and endocrine not sexual dysfunctions. Drugs which act on the dopaminergic system and/or on the dopamine hypophysis receptors,(More)
OBJECTIVES The aim of our study is to evaluate, in youth schizophrenic responders outpatients coming to the SMILE (Service for Monitoring and for early Intervention Looking at the fight against the onset of mental Even psychological suffering of youths of the Psychiatric Department of the University of L'Aquila), the efficacy and tolerability of a low dose(More)
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