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journal article 
Author(s):
Nosè, M; Bighelli, I; Castellazzi, M; Martinotti, G; Carrà, G; Lucii, C; Ostuzzi, G; Sozzi, F; Barbui, C; STAR NETWORK GROUP 
Title:
Prevalence and correlates of QTc prolongation in Italian psychiatric care: cross-sectional multicentre study. 
Abstract:
In recent years several warnings have been issued by regulatory authorities on the risk of electrocardiogram abnormalities in individuals exposed to psychotropic drugs. As a consequence of these warnings, monitoring of the QT interval corrected for heart rate (QTc) has become increasingly common. This study was conducted to measure the frequency of QTc prolongation in unselected psychiatric patients, and to document the associated factors using a cross-sectional approach.The study was carried ou...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Epidemiol Psychiatr Sci 
Year:
2016 
Journal volume:
25 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
532-540 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
2045-7960 
TUM Institution:
Klinik und Poliklinik für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie