Issue : CP October 2017 online
A study finds that the use of androgen deprivation therapy to treat prostate cancer is associated with a heightened risk of developing cardiovascular disease and recommends closer cardiac monitoring during treatment
Pharmacologic treatment options for children and adolescents with autism spectrum disorder Subscription
Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a heterogeneous neuropsychiatric condition that is often associated with severe behavioural challenges that can be as diverse in response to treatment as they are in presentation. While environmental, behavioural, communicative, therapeutic and supportive interventions are critical considerations for any individual with ASD, pharmacologic interventions are often helpful and can be necessary for improving level of functioning and quality ...