The relative contribution of cognition and symptomatic remission to functional outcome following treatment of a first episode of psychosis.

@article{Jordan2014TheRC,
  title={The relative contribution of cognition and symptomatic remission to functional outcome following treatment of a first episode of psychosis.},
  author={Gerald Jordan and Danyael Lutgens and Ridha Joober and Martin Lepage and Srividya N Iyer and Ashok K. Malla},
  journal={The Journal of clinical psychiatry},
  year={2014},
  volume={75 6},
  pages={e566-72}
}
OBJECTIVE Functional recovery remains the primary goal following treatment of a psychotic disorder, especially after a first episode. Evidence regarding relative contributions of predictors of functional outcome, including symptoms and cognition, remains equivocal. The objective of the study was to determine the relative contribution of cognition, in particular verbal memory, and symptomatic remission to social and occupational functioning while controlling for established predictors of… CONTINUE READING