Sociodemographic and clinical factors associated with relapse in schizophrenia.

@article{Chabungbam2007SociodemographicAC,
  title={Sociodemographic and clinical factors associated with relapse in schizophrenia.},
  author={Gobind Chabungbam and Ajit K. Avasthi and Pratap Sharan},
  journal={Psychiatry and clinical neurosciences},
  year={2007},
  volume={61 6},
  pages={587-93}
}
The aim of the present study was to examine sociodemographic and clinical factors associated with relapse in schizophrenia. The study group consisted of a convenience sample of 40 schizophrenia patients (20 patients each in relapse and remission). Relapse and remission were defined based on clinical criteria (ICD-10 criteria, course since last episode, and duration of remission) and psychometric criteria (scores on Socio-Occupational Functioning Assessment Scale [SOFAS] and Positive and… CONTINUE READING