Duration of illness and duration of untreated illness in relation to drug response in psychiatric disorders Practice points

@inproceedings{Altamura2011DurationOI,
  title={Duration of illness and duration of untreated illness in relation to drug response in psychiatric disorders Practice points},
  author={Alfredo Carlo Altamura and Massimiliano Buoli and Marta Serati},
  year={2011}
}
ISSN 1758-2008 10.2217/NPY.10.2 © 2011 Future Medicine Ltd Neuropsychiatry (2011) 1(1), 81–90 Summary Recent literature considers duration of illness (DI) and duration of untreated illness (DUI) as important factors influencing outcome in many psychiatric conditions. The aim of the present article is to analyze the relationship between DI and DUI, and pharmacological response in the different psychiatric disorders with particular emphasis on neurodegenerative aspects. An updated review of the… CONTINUE READING