Premorbid functioning and treatment response in recent-onset schizophrenia.

  title={Premorbid functioning and treatment response in recent-onset schizophrenia.},
  author={Jonathan Rabinowitz and Philip D. Harvey and Marielle H Eerdekens and Michael Davidson},
  journal={The British journal of psychiatry : the journal of mental science},
BACKGROUND Investigating the relationship between premorbid functioning and treatment response in schizophrenia is relevant to understanding the illness and predicting treatment outcomes. AIMS To examine the relationship between premorbid characteristics and treatment response of people with recent-onset schizophrenia. METHOD Data came from a large, double-blind trial of recent-onset psychosis treated with a flexible dose of risperidone or haloperidol. Median treatment length was 206 days… CONTINUE READING
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