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Psychosis prediction: 12-month follow up of a high-risk (“prodromal”) group
Intervention in the prodromal phase of schizophrenia and related psychoses may result in attenuation, delay or even prevention of the onset of psychosis in some individuals. However, a "prodrome" isExpand
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Neuroanatomical abnormalities before and after onset of psychosis: a cross-sectional and longitudinal MRI comparison
BACKGROUND Psychotic disorders, such as schizophrenia, are associated with neuroanatomical abnormalities, but whether these predate the onset of symptoms or develop progressively over the course ofExpand
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Randomized controlled trial of interventions designed to reduce the risk of progression to first-episode psychosis in a clinical sample with subthreshold symptoms.
BACKGROUND Most disability produced by psychotic illnesses, especially schizophrenia, develops during the prepsychotic period, creating a case for intervention during this period. However, onlyExpand
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Long-chain omega-3 fatty acids for indicated prevention of psychotic disorders: a randomized, placebo-controlled trial.
CONTEXT The use of antipsychotic medication for the prevention of psychotic disorders is controversial. Long-chain omega-3 (omega-3) polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFAs) may be beneficial in a rangeExpand
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The prodromal phase of first-episode psychosis: past and current conceptualizations.
The initial prodrome in psychosis is potentially important for early intervention, identification of biological markers, and understanding the process of becoming psychotic. This article reviews theExpand
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Prediction of psychosis. A step towards indicated prevention of schizophrenia.
BACKGROUND The identification of people at high risk of becoming psychotic within the near future creates opportunities for early intervention prior to the onset of psychosis to prevent or minimiseExpand
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The psychosis high-risk state: a comprehensive state-of-the-art review.
CONTEXT During the past 2 decades, a major transition in the clinical characterization of psychotic disorders has occurred. The construct of a clinical high-risk (HR) state for psychosis has evolvedExpand
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Risk factors for psychosis in an ultra high-risk group: psychopathology and clinical features
The identification of individuals at high risk of developing a psychotic disorder has long been a goal of clinicians because it is thought that early treatment of this group may prevent onset of theExpand
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EPPIC: an evolving system of early detection and optimal management.
Early intervention at the onset of psychotic disorders is a highly attractive theoretical notion that is receiving increasing international interest. In practical terms, it amounts to first decidingExpand
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People living with psychotic illness in 2010: The second Australian national survey of psychosis
Objective: The 2010 Survey of High Impact Psychosis (SHIP) is Australia’s second national psychosis survey. This paper provides an overview of its findings, including comparisons with the firstExpand
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