Insight and recovery in schizophrenic patients.

  title={Insight and recovery in schizophrenic patients.},
  author={Dario Cannav{\`o} and Giuseppe Minutolo and Eliana Battaglia and Eugenio Aguglia},
  journal={International journal of psychiatry in clinical practice},
  volume={20 2},
OBJECTIVE To investigate the correlation between insight and recovery in schizophrenic patients according to criteria for both symptomatic and functional remission. METHODS Seventy patients affected by paranoid schizophrenia were recruited and treated with olanzapine, risperidone, aripiprazole, haloperidol and ziprasidone; visits were scheduled at baseline, 12 and 36 months. We administered PANSS (Positive and Negative Syndrome Scale), GAF (Global Assessment of Functioning), SF-36 (Short Form… CONTINUE READING