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Schizophrenia [electronic resource]

Cengage Learning (Firm)
Format
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
Summary
This program gives an overview of the chemical imbalances in the brain believed to be the primary contributing factor to schizophrenia, the specific medications currently used in treatment, and the role of ongoing clinical care and psychiatric support. The difficulty of maintaining treatment compliance, potential side effects of the medications, and precautions to be observed are also discussed.
Release Date
2005
Run Time
21 min.
Language
English
Rating
12 & up
Notes
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on August 30, 2013.
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Series
Psychotropic Medications
Contents
  • What Is Schizophrenia? (4:02)
  • Comorbid Conditions/Assessment (1:54)
  • Medications for Schizophrenia (4:14)
  • Second-Generation Psychotropics (3:48)
  • Psychotropics and Nursing Responsibility (5:28)
  • Credits: Schizophrenia: Psychotropic Medications (0:50)
Published
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2013], c2005.
Publisher no.
  • 54694s Films Media Group
  • 54696 Films Media Group
Access Restriction
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand.
Description
1 streaming video file (21 min.) : sd., col.
Mode of access: Internet.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
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