Depression during the longitudinal course of schizophrenia.

@article{Sands1999DepressionDT,
  title={Depression during the longitudinal course of schizophrenia.},
  author={Joseph R. Sands and Martin Harrow},
  journal={Schizophrenia bulletin},
  year={1999},
  volume={25 1},
  pages={157-71}
}
This prospective research investigated the occurrence and persistence of depression during the longitudinal course of schizophrenia. The research goals were to (1) compare depression in schizophrenia with that in schizoaffective and major depressive disorders, (2) assess whether some schizophrenia patients are vulnerable to depression, and (3) assess the relationship of depression to posthospital adjustment in schizophrenia. A total of 70 schizophrenia, 31 schizoaffective depressed, 17… CONTINUE READING