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The STRIDE Weight Loss & Lifestyle Intervention For Individuals Taking Antipsychotic Medications: A Randomized Trial

Research Summary | March 11, 2015

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Key Messages Individuals with serious mental illness (SMI) are at increased risk of metabolic disturbances, and existing lifestyle modification programs have reported modest results. This study assessed the impact of STRIDE, a comprehensive lifestyle intervention for individuals taking antipsychotic medications, on outcomes such as body weight, blood glucose, and hospitalization rates, as compared to usual…

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