Unmet need for mental health care in schizophrenia: an overview of literature and new data from a first-admission study.

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We present an overview of the literature on the patterns of mental health service use and the unmet need for care in individuals with schizophrenia with a focus on studies in the United States. We also present new data on the longitudinal course of treatments from a study of first-admission patients with schizophrenia. In epidemiological surveys… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/schbul/sbp045

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@article{Mojtabai2009UnmetNF, title={Unmet need for mental health care in schizophrenia: an overview of literature and new data from a first-admission study.}, author={Ramin Mojtabai and Laura J. Fochtmann and Su-Wei Chang and Roman I Kotov and Thomas Craig and Evelyn J. Bromet}, journal={Schizophrenia bulletin}, year={2009}, volume={35 4}, pages={679-95} }