A meta-analysis of head-to-head comparisons of second-generation antipsychotics in the treatment of schizophrenia.

@article{Leucht2009AMO,
  title={A meta-analysis of head-to-head comparisons of second-generation antipsychotics in the treatment of schizophrenia.},
  author={Stefan Leucht and Katja Komossa and Christine Rummel-Kluge and Caroline Corves and Heike Hunger and Franziska F-F Schmid and Claudia Asenjo Lobos and Sandra Schwarz and John M Davis},
  journal={The American journal of psychiatry},
  year={2009},
  volume={166 2},
  pages={152-63}
}
OBJECTIVE Whether there are differences in efficacy among second-generation antipsychotics in the treatment of schizophrenia is a matter of heated debate. The authors conducted a systematic review and meta-analysis of blinded studies comparing second-generation antipsychotics head-to-head. METHOD Searches of the Cochrane Schizophrenia Group's register (May 2007) and MEDLINE (September 2007) were conducted for randomized, blinded studies comparing two or more of nine second-generation… CONTINUE READING

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