Neurological soft signs in schizophrenia.

  title={Neurological soft signs in schizophrenia.},
  author={Alessandro Rossi and Stefano de Cataldo and Vittorio di Michele and V Manna and S Ceccoli and Paolo Stratta and Massimo Casacchia},
  journal={The British journal of psychiatry : the journal of mental science},
A standardised clinical examination which focused on neurological soft signs (NSS) was used by a neurologist blind to diagnosis to assess the presence of neurological soft signs. A comparison of NSS score was made among three groups of subjects consisting of 58 DSM-III schizophrenics, 31 of their healthy first-degree relatives and 38 normal controls. The schizophrenic group had significantly higher NSS total scores than normal controls but did not differ significantly from their first-degree… CONTINUE READING

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