Characteristics of hospital-treated schizophrenia in São Paulo, Brazil


This paper reports a study on the prevalence of hospital-treated schizophrenia in a large urban centre in Brazil. A sample of 124 individuals from a defined catchment area of São Paulo consecutively admitted to psychiatric hospitals due to acute episodes of non-affective psychoses were assessed by standardized instruments for mental state and social… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00795906


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