Postpsychotic depression in schizophrenia.

  title={Postpsychotic depression in schizophrenia.},
  author={Thomas H. McGlashan and William T. Carpenter},
  journal={Archives of general psychiatry},
  volume={33 2},
Several authors have described a severe depression in patients emerging from psychotic states. The clinical picture usually resembles that of a retarded depression with strong neurasthenic and schizoid components. It frequently emerges after a patient has been discharged from the hospital and may often go unnoticed. When manifest, the syndrome is usually… CONTINUE READING