Infectious agents associated with schizophrenia: A meta-analysis

@article{Arias2012InfectiousAA,
  title={Infectious agents associated with schizophrenia: A meta-analysis},
  author={I. Arias and A. Sorl{\'o}zano and E. Villegas and J. Luna and J. Guti{\'e}rrez},
  journal={Schizophrenia Research},
  year={2012},
  volume={136},
  pages={128-136}
}
  • I. Arias, A. Sorlózano, +2 authors J. Gutiérrez
  • Published 2012
  • Medicine, Psychology
  • Schizophrenia Research
  • Schizophrenia is a highly disabling and limiting disorder for patients and the possibility that infections by some microorganisms may be associated to its development may allow prevention and recovery. In the current study we have done a meta-analysis of studies that have assessed the possible association between detection of different infectious agents and schizophrenia. We report results that support the idea that there is a statistically significant association between schizophrenia and… CONTINUE READING

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