This SMI Adviser consultation is not intended to serve as a guideline or directive for individual patient care management. It should not be considered a statement of the standard of care or inclusive of all potential treatments or methods of care. Information about any diagnoses, procedures, medications, or other courses of treatment discussed in this consultation is provided for educational purposes only. Ultimate treatment decisions must be made by the treating clinician, including in light of each individual patient’s specific conditions and possible contraindications or dangers in use, applicable manufacturer product information, the psychiatric and medical evidence, other relevant clinical data, and diagnostic and treatment options available for such patient. This consultation may include discussion of unlabeled and/or investigational uses of agents that are not currently labeled for such use by the FDA. Please consult the product prescribing information for full disclosure of labeled uses. APA does not endorse or recommend use of any pharmaceutical or other device. The decision to use any particular pharmaceutical is solely up to the prescriber. Effort has been made in preparing this consultation to provide accurate and up-to-date information that is in accord with accepted standards and practice at the time of release. Nevertheless, APA and its consultants provide the consultation on an “as is” basis and make no warranties, expressed or implied, regarding the consultation, including that the information contained herein is free from error. APA and its consultants assume no responsibility and disclaim all liability for any injury or damage to persons or property arising out of or related to any use of this consultation or for any errors or omissions. By initiating this consultation, you warrant that you: (i) are currently a practicing provider of the type selected above; (ii) will not impersonate any other person or entity or defame or otherwise harm any party, including APA, through your use of this consultation; and (iii) will not include any protected health information (PHI) or other personal data belonging to any third party in your submission or any subsequent discussion related to this consultation. To the fullest extent permitted by law, you shall indemnify and hold harmless APA and its consultants from and against any and all damages or liabilities arising from or in any way related to your use of the consultation or failure to comply with these terms.
The SMI Adviser consultation service should not be used for immediate, urgent medical or mental health needs. For a medical emergency call 911; for a mental health emergency call 988; or otherwise have the patient seek immediate attention in the nearest ER.
By initiating this consultation, you agree that you have reviewed the above, accept these terms, and are ready to begin.