Morbid risk of schizophrenia in first-degree relatives of white and African-Caribbean patients with psychosis.

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BACKGROUND The high rate of schizophrenia among the second-generation African-Caribbean population in Britain has prompted much concern and speculation. Sugarman and Craufurd have reported that the morbid risk in the siblings of second-generation African-Caribbean schizophrenic patients was unusually high compared with that of the siblings of White patients… (More)

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@article{Hutchinson1996MorbidRO, title={Morbid risk of schizophrenia in first-degree relatives of white and African-Caribbean patients with psychosis.}, author={G. J. Hutchinson and Norio Takei and Thomas Fahy and Divya Bhugra and Catherine M Gilvarry and P Mor{\'a}n and R. C. Mallett and Pak Sham and Jared A. Leff and Robin MacGregor Murray}, journal={The British journal of psychiatry : the journal of mental science}, year={1996}, volume={169 6}, pages={776-80} }