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Section 1: Metabolic syndrome

(1.1) Section 1: Metabolic syndrome

(1.2) Interactive exercise: metabolic syndrome warning flags

(1.3) What is metabolic syndrome?

(1.4) Diagnosis and epidemiology

(1.5) Interactive exercise: aetiology

(1.6) Section 1: Recap

(1.7) Section 1: Summary

 

Section 2: The relationship between schizophrenia and metabolic syndrome

(2.1) Section 2: The relationship between schizophrenia and metabolic syndrome

(2.2) Epidemiology of metabolic syndrome in schizophrenia

(2.3) Aetiologies for high prevalence

(2.4) The effects of comorbidity

(2.5) Section 2: Recap

(2.6) Section 2: Summary

 

Section 3: The relationship between antipsychotic agents and metabolic syndrome

(3.1) Section 3: The relationship between antipsychotic agents and metabolic syndrome

(3.2) Metabolic effects of antipsychotic agents

(3.3) Clinical vignette: Laura

(3.4) Suggested answer and reflection

(3.5) Mechanisms of antipsychotic-induced metabolic abnormalities

(3.6) Safety profiles of different agents

(3.7) Clinical vignette: Daniel

(3.8) Suggested answer

(3.9) Section 3: Recap

(3.10) Section 3: Summary

 

Section 4: The management of metabolic syndrome

(4.1) Section 4: The management of metabolic syndrome

(4.2) Complexities in management of metabolic syndrome

(4.3) Suggested answer

(4.4) Initial screening and monitoring of metabolic parameters

(4.5) Interactive exercise: lifestyle changes and reflection

(4.6) Suggested answer

(4.7) Interactive exercise: pharmacological modifications or surgery

(4.8) Conclusion

(4.9) Clinical vignette: Madan

(4.10) Section 4: Recap

(4.11) Section 4: Summary

 

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