Measuring the Costs of Schizophrenia

  title={Measuring the Costs of Schizophrenia},
  author={Dr Kenneth C. Terkelsen and Alan Menikoff},
Schizophrenia is a stress-related biomedical condition of the brain. characterised by unusual internal experiences. severe and often persistent functional disability and socially inappropriate behaviour. It is estimated that schizophrenia affects approltimateiy 1 % of all adults worldwide. Young adults are especially vulnerable. It is an illness with profound economic impact on patients. their families and society at large. Before the 1950s, most patients with schizophrenia were admitted to… CONTINUE READING


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