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Antipsychotics and mortality in first-onset schizophrenia: Prospective Finnish register study with 5-year follow-up
OBJECTIVE Our aim was to assess the impact of the most commonly used typical and atypical antipsychotics on mortality of patients with first-onset schizophrenia. METHOD We conducted a nationwide,Expand
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Regional differences in five-year mortality after a first episode of schizophrenia in Finland.
OBJECTIVE This study analyzed gender-specific mortality of patients with a first episode of schizophrenic illness, particularly deaths from circulatory system diseases and suicide. METHODS This wasExpand
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Mortality, disability, psychiatric treatment and medication in first-onset schizophrenia in Finland : the register linkage study
The focus of this study was to examine mortality, disability, psychiatric treatment and medication utilizing register-based five-year follow-up data on all first-onset schizophrenia patients betweenExpand
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Five-year follow-up study of disability pension rates in first-onset schizophrenia with special focus on regional differences and mortality.
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the rate and regional determinants of disability pension in first-admission schizophrenia. In addition, we investigated whether patients with disability pension had increasedExpand
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The characteristics and outcomes of hospitalised and outpatient‐treated first‐onset schizophrenia patients: a 5‐year register linkage study
We compared the course and outcome of schizophrenia in two groups: (i) hospitalised patients (HP) (n = 5980) who were identified based on their first hospital admission for schizophrenia and (ii)Expand
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Ageing in schizophrenia: a review
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