Patterns of cortical thinning in different subgroups of schizophrenia.

  title={Patterns of cortical thinning in different subgroups of schizophrenia.},
  author={Igor Nenadic and Rachel Aine Yotter and Heinrich Sauer and Christian Gaser},
  journal={The British journal of psychiatry : the journal of mental science},
  volume={206 6},
BACKGROUND Alterations of cortical thickness have been shown in imaging studies of schizophrenia but it is unclear to what extent they are related to disease phenotype (including symptom profile) or other aspects such as genetic liability, disease onset and disease progression. AIMS To test the hypothesis that cortical thinning would vary across different subgroups of patients with chronic schizophrenia, delineated according to their symptom profiles. METHOD We compared high-resolution… CONTINUE READING