Schizophrenia and cancer: in 2010 do we understand the connection?

@article{Bushe2010SchizophreniaAC,
  title={Schizophrenia and cancer: in 2010 do we understand the connection?},
  author={Chris J. Bushe and Richard Hodgson},
  journal={Canadian journal of psychiatry. Revue canadienne de psychiatrie},
  year={2010},
  volume={55 12},
  pages={
          761-7
        }
}
OBJECTIVE in recent years, there has been a plethora of cancer mortality and incidence data reported in schizophrenia. Despite this, there has been little focus on cancer in schizophrenia guidelines. Additionally, there have been suggestions that schizophrenia may provide inherent protection against cancer. The goal of this review is to establish, using recent data, the incidence and mortality rates for cancer in schizophrenia. METHOD we identified systematic reviews and meta-analyses and… CONTINUE READING

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