Dr Ayis investigates cardiovscular risk factors amongst patients with psychiatric disorders

Published in European Psychiatry, Dr Ayis, along with colleagues have investigated the ‘Cardiovascular risk factors among patients with schizophrenia, bipolar, depressive, anxiety, and personality disorder‘.

The authors concluded that ‘cardiovascular risk factors require special clinical attention among patients with psychiatric disorders. Further research could study the effect of antidepressants and antipsychotics on cardiovascular risk factors‘.