Self-reported diagnoses of schizophrenia and psychotic disorders may be valuable for monitoring and surveillance.


OBJECTIVE To examine whether a plausible estimate of the prevalence of schizophrenia can be obtained with a self-report item in a health survey. METHODS We estimated a self-reported prevalence of schizophrenia, using a grouped variable for all people who reported schizophrenia or any other psychotic disorder in the Canadian Community Health Survey: Mental… (More)


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