Relationship between insight, cognitive function, social function and symptomatology in schizophrenia

@article{Mutsatsa2006RelationshipBI,
  title={Relationship between insight, cognitive function, social function and symptomatology in schizophrenia},
  author={Mr. Stanley H. Mutsatsa and Eileen Maria Joyce and Sam B. Hutton and Thomas R. E. Barnes},
  journal={European Archives of Psychiatry and Clinical Neuroscience},
  year={2006},
  volume={256},
  pages={356-363}
}
To examine the nature and clinical correlates of insight in first-episode schizophrenia, and how these differ from findings in established schizophrenia. Insight (and insight dimensions), clinical symptoms, neurocognitive function and social function were assessed in 94 patients with first-episode schizophrenia or schizophreniform disorder according to DSM-IV criteria. Greater global insight was associated with more severe depression. Poor overall insight was associated significantly with more… CONTINUE READING