Chapter 39. Antipsychotic Therapies and Glucose Dysregulation in the Mental Illness Population

  1. Dr Jean-Marie Ekoé Professor of Medicine Faculty of Medicine member recipient principal investigator co-investigator Chairman5,
  2. Dr Marian Rewers principal investigator Core director Program Chair Chair6,
  3. Rhys Williams Dean of Medicine Professor of Clinical Epidemiology chair Vice President Editor-in-Chief member visiting consultant7 and
  4. Paul Zimmet Director Hon. Professor Officer8
  1. Gilbert L'Italien1,2,3 and
  2. John Newcomer4

Published Online: 11 SEP 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470779750.ch39

The Epidemiology of Diabetes Mellitus, Second Edition

The Epidemiology of Diabetes Mellitus, Second Edition

How to Cite

L'Italien, G. and Newcomer, J. (2008) Antipsychotic Therapies and Glucose Dysregulation in the Mental Illness Population, in The Epidemiology of Diabetes Mellitus, Second Edition (eds J.-M. Ekoé, M. Rewers, R. Williams and P. Zimmet), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470779750.ch39

Editor Information

  1. 5

    Endocrinologie, Métabolisme et Nutrition, Centre de Recherche du CHUM, Montreal, Canada

  2. 6

    Barbara Davis Center for Childhood Diabetes, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, CO, USA

  3. 7

    Clinical Epidemiology at the School of Medicine, University of Swansea, Swansea, UK

  4. 8

    International Diabetes Institute Caulfield, Victoria, Australia

Author Information

  1. 1

    Global Epidemiology and Outcomes Research, Bristol Myers Squibb, Pharmaceutical Research Institute, 5 Research Parkway, Wallingford, CT, USA

  2. 2

    Yale University Medical School, New Haven, CT, USA

  3. 3

    Yale University Medical School, 333 Cedar Street, New Haven, CT, USA

  4. 4

    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 S. Euclid, St Louis, MO 63110, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 SEP 2008
  2. Published Print: 19 SEP 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470017272

Online ISBN: 9780470779750



  • antipsychotic therapies and glucose dysregulation;
  • metabolic syndrome epidemiology in mentally ill;
  • atypical antipsychotics and diabetes;
  • metabolic syndrome and glucose dysregulation/diabetes;
  • lifestyle modification and antipsychotic regimen change;
  • glucose dysregulation/diabetes reverse findings;
  • antipsychotic therapies and glucose dysregulation in mentally ill


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • The Epidemiology of Metabolic Syndrome in the Mentally Ill

  • Atypical Antipsychotics and Diabetes

  • Reversal of Metabolic Syndrome and Glucose Dysregulation/Diabetes

  • Conclusions

  • References