Older people with chronic schizophrenia.

  title={Older people with chronic schizophrenia.},
  author={Salman Karim and Ross Overshott and Alistair Burns},
  journal={Aging & mental health},
  volume={9 4},
Older people with chronic schizophrenia are a numerically small but important group with complex clinical and service needs. Along with a reduction in positive schizophrenic symptoms with increasing age, a majority suffer from negative symptoms, cognitive deficits, depression, side effects due to long-term use of antipsychotics and co-morbid medical… CONTINUE READING