QTc prolongation is a common black box warning within medication labeling. However, it is unclear if QTc prolonging drugs carry the same risk for torsade de pointes as primary or congenital prolongation. The majority of previous studies regarding antipsychotics are limited by a variety of factors. This was a retrospective, cohort study amongst 114 patients at the FHCC to examine the risk of developing QTc prolongation and torsade de pointes in relation to antipsychotic dosing. The primary objective is to dete…
scite is a Brooklyn-based startup that helps researchers better discover and evaluate scientific articles through Smart Citations–citations that display the context of the citation and describe whether the article provides supporting or contrasting evidence. scite is used by researchers from dozens of countries and is funded in part by the National Science Foundation and the National Institute of Drug Abuse of the National Institutes of Health.