Prospective study of adult mental disturbance in offspring of women with psychosis.

@article{Schubert2003ProspectiveSO,
  title={Prospective study of adult mental disturbance in offspring of women with psychosis.},
  author={Erland W Schubert and Thomas Farrell McNeil},
  journal={Archives of general psychiatry},
  year={2003},
  volume={60 5},
  pages={473-80}
}
BACKGROUND The high-risk method is an important strategy for studying the antecedents and causes of schizophrenia and other psychoses. The Swedish High-Risk Project is a prospective longitudinal study of offspring of women with a history of schizophrenic, schizoaffective, affective, or unspecified functional psychoses and control women with no history of psychosis. The offspring and their environments were studied beginning before birth, and again during childhood. This article reports the… CONTINUE READING