Lithium concentrations in plasma of lithium-treated psychiatric patients in the Netherlands: commentary on Cusin et al.

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Seasonal variations in 68 psychiatric patients receiving prophylactic lithium treatment in the Netherlands between 1974 and 1994 were analyzed and compared with findings from Italy. Although lithium doses remained stable, there was a significant change in plasma levels of lithium, with values in spring and summer tending to exceed those in autumn and winter… (More)

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@article{Beersma2002LithiumCI, title={Lithium concentrations in plasma of lithium-treated psychiatric patients in the Netherlands: commentary on Cusin et al.}, author={Domien G. M. Beersma and Louise C. W. Dols and Peter Paul A. Mersch and Johan A. den Boer and Rutger H van den Hoofdakker}, journal={Psychiatry research}, year={2002}, volume={111 1}, pages={43-4} }