Journal article

Atypical antipsychotics cause an acute increase in cutaneous hand blood flow in patients with schizophrenia and schizoaffective disorder

Esther Blessing, Linda Kader, Reza Arpandy, Youichirou Ootsuka, William W Blessing, Christos Pantelis

Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry | SAGE PUBLICATIONS LTD | Published : 2011

University of Melbourne Researchers


Awarded by NHMRC

Funding Acknowledgements

Reza Arpandy undertook this work as part of his Advanced Medical Science thesis completed in 2008. William Blessing was supported by NHMRC Senior Principal Research Fellowship (480408). Christos Pantelis was supported by a NHMRC Senior Principal Research Fellowship (ID: 628386) and NHMRC Program Grants (ID: 566529). In the last five years, Christos Pantelis has received grant support from Janssen-Cilag, Eli Lilly, Hospira (Mayne), Astra Zeneca. He has provided consultancy to Janssen-Cilag, Eli Lilly, Hospira (Mayne), Astra Zeneca, Pfizer, Schering Plough, Lundbeck. The study was supported by the clinical team at the Adult Mental Health Rehabilitation Unit (AMHRU), Sunshine Hospital, St. Albans, Australia. The equipment to assess hand temperature was supported by a grant to William Blessing from Flinders Medical Centre Research Foundation.