The Scottish first episode schizophrenia study. VIII. Five-year follow-up: clinical and psychosocial findings. The Scottish Schizophrenia Research Group.

@article{1992TheSF,
  title={The Scottish first episode schizophrenia study. VIII. Five-year follow-up: clinical and psychosocial findings. The Scottish Schizophrenia Research Group.},
  author={},
  journal={The British journal of psychiatry : the journal of mental science},
  year={1992},
  volume={161},
  pages={
          496-500
        }
}
  • Published 1992 in
    The British journal of psychiatry : the journal…
Forty-four schizophrenic patients were followed up for five years after their first admission to hospital for a first episode of illness. Thirteen (30%) of 43 patients had not relapsed; 28 of the 30 patients who did relapse did so within the first 42 months. The relapses occurred despite antipsychotic drug therapy. Also, 24% of patients had at least one… CONTINUE READING