Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology, Volume 27, Issue 7, Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., September 2017, Swedo, MD, Frankovich, MD, MS, Murphy, MD, MS
List of Articles To Refer
Introduction - Overview of Treatment of Pediatric Acute-Onset Neuropsychiatric Syndrome Swedo, MD, Frankovich, MD, MS, Murphy, MD, MS
Clinical Management of PANS
Part I - Psychiatric and Behavioral Interventions, Thienemann, MD, et al. Presents consensus guidelines for treating the psychiatric and behavioral symptoms of children with PANS/PANDAS. Symptom improvement is aimed at decreasing suffering, improving functioning, and making it easier for the children to adhere to therapeutic interventions.
Part II - Use of Immunomodulatory Therapies, Frankovich, MD, et al. Provide recommendations to help guide the use of therapies targeting the neuroinflammation and post-infectious autoimmunity that are common in PANS-PANDAS.
Part III - Treatment and Prevention of Infections, Cooperstock, MD, MPH, et al. Present a consensus guideline for managing the infection components of these neuropsychiatric conditions.