Effect of Second-Generation Antipsychotics on Employment and Productivity in Individuals with Schizophrenia

  title={Effect of Second-Generation Antipsychotics on Employment and Productivity in Individuals with Schizophrenia},
  author={Maurlzlo Percudani and Corrado Barbui and Michele Tansella},
Schizophrenia is a serious mental illness that imposes a considerable burden not only on those who are ill, but also on their families, neighbours and the wider society. Costs associated with treating people with schizophrenia are those derived from the use of a wide range of services provided by public psychiatric facilities and/or by voluntary and private agencies. In addition, a large part of the economic impact of schizophrenia is related to the difficulties that patients encounter in… CONTINUE READING

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