ARIPIPRAZOLE USE 4
The article, unfortunately, does not provide sufficient details concerning the methods and
results that were used to make the finding. This is undesirable for an article providing facts about
a medical issue. The use of aripiprazole to treat bipolar I disorder has not been extensively
explored. The drug is known to have many complex issues surrounding its use. It is also common
knowledge that the drug's side effects can be deadly yet the article fails to reveal this unfortunate
reality ("Aripiprazole Uses, Side Effects & Warnings - Drugs.com", 2018).
The article also fails to carry out clinical trials to show the effectiveness of using the
drug. This would be significant since it would allow health practitioners to prove the results of
the findings in the article. The trials would also prove instrumental in showing evidence of how
the drug works in adolescents and encourage research into its use for younger bipolar patients.
I would highly recommend this article to a colleague for analysis and implementation in
their medical practices. This is because the article is quite informative of the guidelines used in
administering patient care to bipolar patients. The article is also quite instructive and advice
medical practitioners on how to deal with young bipolar patients. This makes it quite significant
to health professionals hence recommendable to my colleagues.
Bipolar disorder is a much neglected mental illness, and it has not been researched
extensively. This, therefore, introduces a perception that its treatment should be researched and
improved (Goodwin et al. 2016). The use of guidelines has provided medical practitioners the
opportunity to improve the quality of care by advocating for the implementation of particular