Antipsychotic-induced extrapyramidal syndromes

@article{Schillevoort2001AntipsychoticinducedES,
  title={Antipsychotic-induced extrapyramidal syndromes},
  author={Igor Schillevoort and Anthonius de Boer and Ron M.C. Herings and Raymund A. C. Roos and Paul Jansen and Hubert G. M. Leufkens},
  journal={European Journal of Clinical Pharmacology},
  year={2001},
  volume={57},
  pages={327-331}
}
Abstract. Aim: To compare the risk of extrapyramidal syndromes (EPS) between patients using risperidone and those using low-potency conventional antipsychotic drugs (APDs) in outpatient clinical practice, as measured by the use of anticholinergic medication. We tried to replicate results from previous clinical trials that compared risperidone with high-potency APDs. Method: Data was obtained from the PHARMO database containing filled prescriptions of 450,000 community-dwelling people in The… 

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