Apathy in schizophrenia: clinical correlates and association with functional outcome

@article{Kiang2003ApathyIS,
  title={Apathy in schizophrenia: clinical correlates and association with functional outcome},
  author={Michael Kiang and Bruce K. Christensen and Gary J. Remington and Shitij Kapur},
  journal={Schizophrenia Research},
  year={2003},
  volume={63},
  pages={79-88}
}
Apathy is considered one of the negative symptoms of schizophrenia, but its natural history and relationship to other clinical characteristics have not been systematically studied. The purpose of this cross-sectional study was to measure the level of apathy in schizophrenia and its relation to other symptoms and functional outcome. Twenty-eight patients with schizophrenia, and receiving antipsychotic treatment, were assessed with the Apathy Evaluation Scale (AES). The mean level of apathy of… CONTINUE READING

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