Insight in Schizophrenia: A Review

@article{Baier2010InsightIS,
  title={Insight in Schizophrenia: A Review},
  author={M. Baier},
  journal={Current Psychiatry Reports},
  year={2010},
  volume={12},
  pages={356-361}
}
  • M. Baier
  • Published 2010
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Current Psychiatry Reports
  • About 30% to 50% of people with schizophrenia experience lack of insight, meaning they may not acknowledge their illness or the need for treatment. Researchers have developed valid tools for measuring insight. Accordingly, a great deal of descriptive and correlational research has been done on insight, treatment adherence, symptom severity, and other associated variables. Several possible etiologic models and treatment modalities for lack of insight have been proposed. Possible brain… CONTINUE READING

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