Divergent effects of first-generation and second-generation antipsychotics on cortical thickness in first-episode psychosis

@inproceedings{Ansell2015DivergentEO,
  title={Divergent effects of first-generation and second-generation antipsychotics on cortical thickness in first-episode psychosis},
  author={Brendan R E Ansell and Dominic B Dwyer and Stephen J. Wood and Emre Bora and Warrick J. Brewer and Tina M Proffitt and Dennis Velakoulis and Patrick D. McGorry and Christos Pantelis},
  booktitle={Psychological medicine},
  year={2015}
}
BACKGROUND Whether there are differential effects of first-generation antipsychotics (FGAs) and second-generation antipsychotics (SGAs) on the brain is currently debated. Although some studies report that FGAs reduce grey matter more than SGAs, others do not, and research to date is limited by a focus on schizophrenia spectrum disorders. To address this… CONTINUE READING