Analysis of body mass index in pediatric patients with newly initiations of antipsychotics in taiwan
- At: 2018 FIP Congress in Glasgow (Scotland)
- Type: Poster
- By: CHUANG, Yi Wun (Keelung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Department of Pharmacy)
- Co-author(s): Yi Wun Chuang
Shih-Chieh Shao: Department of Pharmacy, Keelung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Keelung, Taiwan, Province of China
Yuk-Ying Chan: Department of Pharmacy, Linkou Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan, Province of China
Hui-Yu Chen: Department of Pharmacy, Keelung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Keelung, Taiwan, Province of China
Some evidence from large administrative databases explored the cardio-metabolic risks in pediatric patients receiving antipsychotics, but their baseline body mass index (BMI) was usually unknown which may lead to biased effect estimates.
MethodsWe analyzed the electronic medical records from pediatrics with mental disorders in four.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.