Positive and negative symptom response to clozapine in schizophrenic patients with and without the deficit syndrome.

@article{Buchanan1998PositiveAN,
  title={Positive and negative symptom response to clozapine in schizophrenic patients with and without the deficit syndrome.},
  author={Robert W. Buchanan and Almut Breier and Brian Kirkpatrick and Patricia Ball and William T. Carpenter},
  journal={The American journal of psychiatry},
  year={1998},
  volume={155 6},
  pages={751-60}
}
OBJECTIVE In a preliminary report, the authors observed that clozapine was superior to haloperidol in the treatment of positive and negative symptoms in stable outpatients with schizophrenia. In this final report, they examine the effects of clozapine on positive and negative symptoms in patients with and without the deficit syndrome to determine which patients receive the positive symptom advantage of clozapine and the extent of clozapine's therapeutic effects on negative symptoms. In addition… CONTINUE READING

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