A follow-up study of childhood psychosis.

@article{Fombonne1989AFS,
  title={A follow-up study of childhood psychosis.},
  author={E. J. Fombonne and I Talan and France Bouchard and Greg Lucas},
  journal={Acta paedopsychiatrica},
  year={1989},
  volume={52 1},
  pages={12-25}
}
A cohort of 227 children having attended the same day treatment facility during their childhood was followed-up in adult life. A questionnaire was designed to collect data on various aspects of social and personal adjustment. The length of the follow-up period is 17 years. Information was obtained on 99 subjects whose mean age was 27-years. Of these, 55 had been admitted to the facility for childhood psychosis, and the remaining 44 subjects served as a comparison group. The results show that… CONTINUE READING