Zainab Al-Dhaher

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Aripiprazole is typically regarded as a metabolically sparing agent, in contrast to other second-generation antipsychotics, which are widely known to lead to weight gain and increase the cardiometabolic risk. We report for the first time the emergence of Acanthosis nigricans, a dermatological correlate of insulin resistance, during treatment with(More)
Elevated blood urea nitrogen (BUN) is associated with increased severity of illness and mortality, but its predictive value has not been studied in patients admitted to free-standing psychiatric hospitals. To determine the clinical outcome of psychiatric inpatients with elevated BUN on admission and to create a quantitative method of using BUN for(More)
OBJECTIVE To assess activating and tranquilizing effects of second-generation antipsychotics (SGAs) in youth. METHODS As part of the naturalistic inception cohort study, "Second-generation Antipsychotic Treatment Indication, Effectiveness and Tolerability in Youth (SATIETY)," subjective ratings of activating and tranquilizing symptoms were obtained(More)
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