Episodic schizophrenia with a regressive course with marked and sustained remission in old age

@article{Molchanova2005EpisodicSW,
  title={Episodic schizophrenia with a regressive course with marked and sustained remission in old age},
  author={E. Molchanova},
  journal={Neuroscience and Behavioral Physiology},
  year={2005},
  volume={9},
  pages={45-49}
}
  • E. Molchanova
  • Published 2005
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Neuroscience and Behavioral Physiology
A marked predominance of episodic forms of schizophrenia was found in patients surviving to old age (83.8% compared with 56% in the general population of schizophrenics, according to Zharikov [4]). It was also found that 61.5% of patients studied were admitted to hospital periodically because of repeated attacks or exacerabations of the disease, which continued to be observed until old age. The number of patients surviving to old age in colonies and asylums was small (3.5%). Meanwhile 35% of… Expand

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