Lifetime DSM-III-R diagnostic outcomes in the offspring of schizophrenic mothers. Results from the Copenhagen High-Risk Study.

@article{Parnas1993LifetimeDD,
  title={Lifetime DSM-III-R diagnostic outcomes in the offspring of schizophrenic mothers. Results from the Copenhagen High-Risk Study.},
  author={Josef Parnas and Tyrone D. Cannon and Bjoern Jacobsen and H Schulsinger and Fini Schulsinger and Sarnoff A. Mednick},
  journal={Archives of general psychiatry},
  year={1993},
  volume={50 9},
  pages={707-14}
}
OBJECTIVES To perform a long-term prospective follow-up of children at high risk for schizophrenia to identify risk factors for the development of this disorder. DESIGN Prospective follow-up population study of children of schizophrenic mothers and their matched controls from age 15 years to age 42 years, with multiple diagnostic assessments performed by senior clinicians using structured interviews blindly with respect to the group membership of the subject. PARTICIPANTS Two hundred seven… CONTINUE READING