Involuntary admission and posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms in schizophrenia patients.

  title={Involuntary admission and posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms in schizophrenia patients.},
  author={Stefan Priebe and M Br{\"o}ker and Stefan Gunkel},
  journal={Comprehensive psychiatry},
  volume={39 4},
In a sample of 105 community-care patients suffering from schizophrenia, the relationship between reports of involuntary admission in the past, current posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptoms, and other aspects of psychopathology was examined. PTSD symptoms were obtained on the PTSD interview, and psychopathology was rated on the Brief Psychiatric Rating Scale (BPRS) and on the Present State Examination (PSE). Fifty-seven percent of the patients reported they had experienced involuntary… CONTINUE READING


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