Author Contributions: Dr Correll had full access to all of the data in the study and takes responsibility for the integrity of the data and the accuracy of the data analysis. Drs Kane and Malhotra contributed equally to the article.
Study concept and design: Correll, Kane, Malhotra.
Acquisition of data: Correll, Olshanskiy.
Analysis and interpretation of data: Correll, Manu, Napolitano, Kane, Malhotra.
Drafting of the manuscript: Correll, Manu, Napolitano, Kane, Malhotra.
Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: Correll, Manu, Olshanskiy, Kane, Malhotra.
Statistical analysis: Correll, Napolitano.
Obtained funding: Correll, Kane, Malhotra.
Administrative, technical or material support: Manu, Olshanskiy, Kane, Malhotra.
Study supervision: Kane.
Financial Disclosures: Dr Correll reported being a consultant or receiving honoraria from AstraZeneca, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Cephalon, Eli Lilly, Intra-Cellular Therapeutics, Medicure, OrthoMcNeill-Janssen, Otsuka, Organon, Pfizer, Schering-Plough, Solvay, Supernus, Vanda, and Wyeth, and serving on the speaker's bureau of AstraZeneca, Bristol-Myers Squibb/Otsuka, and Pfizer. Dr Manu reported being a consultant or receiving honoraria from Bristol-Meyers Squibb and Pfizer, and serving on the speaker's bureau of Bristol-Myers Squibb/Otsuka and Pfizer. Dr Kane reported being a consultant to or receiving honoraria from Abbott, Astra-Zeneca, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Cephalon, Dainippon Sumitomo, Eli Lilly, Intra-Cellular Therapeutics, Janssen Pharmaceutica, Johnson & Johnson, Lundbeck, NuPathe, Otsuka, Pfizer Inc, PgXHealth, Proteus, Schering, Shire, Solvay, Vanda, and Wyeth, serving on the speaker's bureau of AstraZeneca, Bristol-Myers Squibb/Otsuka, and Eli Lilly, and being a shareholder of MedAvante. Dr Malhotra reported being a consultant to or receiving honoraria from Bristol-Myers Squibb, Otsuka, Pfizer, and Vanda, and serving on the speaker's bureau of Bristol-Myers Squibb/Otsuka and Pfizer. No other authors reported financial disclosures.
Funding/Support: Supported in parts by grant MH01760 to Dr Malhotra from the National Institutes of Health, a National Alliance for Research in Schizophrenia and Depression Independent Investigator Award to Dr Malhotra, grant MH 074543-01 to Dr Kane for the Zucker Hillside Hospital National Institute of Mental Health Advanced Center for Intervention and Services Research for the Study of Schizophrenia, and by funding from the Feinstein Institute for Medical Research North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System General Clinical Research Center, and grant M01 RR018535 from the National Center for Research Resources, which is a component of the National Institutes of Health.
Role of the Sponsors: None of these noncommercial funding organizations had any role in the design and conduct of the study; collection, management, analysis, and interpretation of the data; and preparation, review, or approval of the article.
Disclaimer: The content of this article is solely the responsibility of the authors and does not necessarily represent the official view of National Center for Research Resources, National Institutes of Health, or the National Institute of Mental Health.
Additional Contributions: We thank Martin Lesser, PhD, and Meredith Ackerman, BS, for their statistical support (which was provided as part of their institutional affiliation, without additional financial compensation); the medical and nursing staff of the child and adolescent psychiatry programs at Schneider Children's Hospital and Zucker Hillside Hospital for their help with identifying eligible patients; and all of the patients and their families for their study participation and donation of their time during difficult periods in their lives.
This article was corrected online for error in data on 10/27/2009, prior to publication of the correction in print.