Toward a unified theory of childhood trauma and psychosis: A comprehensive review of epidemiological, clinical, neuropsychological and biological findings

@article{Misiak2017TowardAU,
  title={Toward a unified theory of childhood trauma and psychosis: A comprehensive review of epidemiological, clinical, neuropsychological and biological findings},
  author={Błażej Misiak and Maja Krefft and Tomasz Bielawski and Ahmed A. Moustafa and Maria Małgorzata Sąsiadek and Dorota Frydecka},
  journal={Neuroscience \& Biobehavioral Reviews},
  year={2017},
  volume={75},
  pages={393-406}
}
HIGHLIGHTSChildhood traumatic events increase a risk of psychosis.Childhood trauma might be associated with a specific psychosis manifestation.Childhood adversities trigger specific biological alterations in psychosis.Childhood trauma might predict poor prognosis in psychotic disorders.Psychosis with positive history of childhood trauma might be a distinct phenotype. ABSTRACT There is a growing body of research focused on the relationship between childhood trauma and the risk of developing… Expand
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