Morphology of the corpus callosum at different stages of schizophrenia: cross-sectional study in first-episode and chronic illness.

@article{Walterfang2008MorphologyOT,
  title={Morphology of the corpus callosum at different stages of schizophrenia: cross-sectional study in first-episode and chronic illness.},
  author={Mark Walterfang and Amanda G. Wood and David C. Reutens and Stephen J. Wood and Jian Chen and Dennis Velakoulis and Patrick D. McGorry and Christos Pantelis},
  journal={The British journal of psychiatry : the journal of mental science},
  year={2008},
  volume={192 6},
  pages={
          429-34
        }
}
BACKGROUND The shape of the corpus callosum may differ in schizophrenia, although no study has compared first-episode with established illness. AIMS To investigate the size and shape of the corpus callosum in a large sample of people with first-episode and established schizophrenia. METHOD Callosal size and shape were determined using high-resolution magnetic resonance imaging on 76 patients with first-episode schizophrenia-spectrum disorders, 86 patients with established schizophrenia and… CONTINUE READING