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How high is the relapse rate in schizophrenia?

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Although maintenance neuroleptic treatment reduces the risk of relapse in schizophrenia, that risk remains substantial. Maintenance neuroleptics following first schizophrenic episodes are valuable in reducing the relapse rate but may be associated with occupational disadvantage. In first episodes the early introduction of neuroleptic treatment may be important in later reduction of relapse rate. Response to placebo during a psychotic episode does not predict sustained wellbeing without neurol...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Psychiatry
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Author
Journal:
Acta psychiatrica Scandinavica. Supplementum More from this journal
Volume:
382
Issue:
382
Pages:
6-10
Publication date:
1994-01-01
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EISSN:
1600-5473
ISSN:
0065-1591
Language:
English
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pubs:165231
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165231
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2012-12-19

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