UW School of Nursing
May 6, 2022
Neuropsychotropic Drug Therapy 2020 | An Update on Long Acting Injectable Antipsychotics
Neuropsychotropic Drug Therapy 2020
When Psychiatry Breaks Skin: An Update on Long Acting Injectable Antipsychotics
Chelsea Markle, PharmD, BCPP, Clinical Pharmacist, UW Medicine/Harborview Psychiatry
Advanced practice nurse practitioners, especially psychiatric and family nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, nurses, pharmacists and other interested healthcare professionals.
Objectives for Learning Outcomes
At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be better able to:
- Discuss history and utility of long acting injectable antipsychotics.
- Review pharmacokinetic considerations with regard to long acting injectable antipsychotics.
- Discuss practical application of each long acting injection.