Dopamine and norepinephrine activity in schizophrenia. An integrative perspective.

@article{Kammen1991DopamineAN,
  title={Dopamine and norepinephrine activity in schizophrenia. An integrative perspective.},
  author={Daniel P van Kammen and Mary E. Kelley},
  journal={Schizophrenia research},
  year={1991},
  volume={4 2},
  pages={173-91}
}
The dopamine (DA) hypothesis of schizophrenia stated that increased DA activity is the primary cause of schizophrenia. Recently, even though increased DA activity is in fact involved in psychotic symptoms and antipsychotic drug response, it has become clear that decreased DA activity is present in remitted and chronic states and may relate to deficit… CONTINUE READING