[The 5 factor model of childhood schizophrenia].

Forty-four first-admission patients with childhood-onset schizophrenia (age at onset < or = 14 years) were examined retrospectively for 30 clinical symptoms using the Positive and Negative Syndrome Scale (PANSS; 15). A principal component analysis with varimax rotation was applied to the full item set of this scale and revealed five orthogonal independent… CONTINUE READING