Association between the duration of untreated psychosis and short- and long-term outcome in schizophrenia within the Northern Finland 1966 Birth Cohort.

@article{Penttil2013AssociationBT,
  title={Association between the duration of untreated psychosis and short- and long-term outcome in schizophrenia within the Northern Finland 1966 Birth Cohort.},
  author={Matti Penttil{\"a} and Jouko Miettunen and Hannu T. Koponen and Merja Kyll{\"o}nen and Juha Veijola and Matti Isohanni and Erika J{\"a}{\"a}skel{\"a}inen},
  journal={Schizophrenia research},
  year={2013},
  volume={143 1},
  pages={3-10}
}
BACKGROUND Long duration of untreated psychosis (DUP) may relate to poor outcome in schizophrenia. However, the associations between DUP and outcomes, particularly in later course of illness, remain unclear. Our aim was to explore the associations between DUP and short- and long-term outcomes in schizophrenia. METHODS Data was collected for subjects with schizophrenia (n=89) in the population-based Northern Finland 1966 Birth Cohort. DUP was obtained from medical records, and its associations… CONTINUE READING

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