Modifiable risk factors for schizophrenia and autism — Shared risk factors impacting on brain development

@article{Hamlyn2013ModifiableRF,
  title={Modifiable risk factors for schizophrenia and autism — Shared risk factors impacting on brain development},
  author={Jess Hamlyn and Michael Duhig and John J. McGrath and James Scott},
  journal={Neurobiology of Disease},
  year={2013},
  volume={53},
  pages={3-9}
}
Schizophrenia and autism are two poorly understood clinical syndromes that differ in age of onset and clinical profile. However, recent genetic and epidemiological research suggests that these two neurodevelopmental disorders share certain risk factors. The aims of this review are to describe modifiable risk factors that have been identified in both disorders, and, where available, collate salient systematic reviews and meta-analyses that have examined shared risk factors. Based on searches of… Expand
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