Roberta Foster

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We describe a case of clozapine-induced seizures in a patient with treatment-resistant schizophrenia. She had previously been treated unsuccessfully with a number of atypical antipsychotic medications, before she was eventually started on clozapine. She experienced two separate episodes of observed fits whilst on an initial daily dose of 125 mg and,(More)
The etiopathogenesis behind the formation of atypical craniofacial facial clefts remains unknown. To test the hypothesis that physical restricting forces such as amniotic bands can lead to the formation of these unusual clefts in the postorganogenesis period, we have modified a previously reported fetal lamb model of amniotic band syndrome to examine the(More)
OBJECTIVE Sports practice alters the homeostasis of athletes. To achieve homeostatic equilibrium, the integrated action of the neuroendocrine and immune systems is necessary. Here we studied the relation between cytokines, hormones and mood states in marathon runners. METHODS A total of 20 male recreational marathon runners (mean age = 35.7 ± 9 years) and(More)
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