Neurobiological basis of relapse prediction in stimulant-induced psychosis and schizophrenia: the role of sensitization

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A number of consistent clinical observations provide direction for the hypothesis that pathological sensitization of neuronal systems may be an important factor for relapse or the onset of stimulant-induced psychosis (eg, methamphetamine or amphetamine psychosis, cocaine psychosis and phencyclidine psychosis) and schizophrenia. First, psychotic symptoms can… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/sj.mp.4000575

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@article{Yui1999NeurobiologicalBO, title={Neurobiological basis of relapse prediction in stimulant-induced psychosis and schizophrenia: the role of sensitization}, author={Kunio Yui and Katsutoshi Goto and Satoshi Ikemoto and Tetsuya Ishiguro and Burton M. Angrist and Gary E. Duncan and Brian B. Sheitman and Jeffrey A. Lieberman and Stefan Bracha and Syed Farooq Ali}, journal={Molecular Psychiatry}, year={1999}, volume={4}, pages={512-523} }