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The importance of measuring psychosocial functioning in schizophrenia.

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BACKGROUND: Schizophrenia is among the most disabling of mental illnesses and frequently causes impaired functioning. We explore issues of definition and terminology, and the relationship between social functioning, cognition, and psychopathology considering relevant research findings. METHODS: The present article describes measures of social functioning and outlines their psychometric properties. It considers their usefulness in research and clinical settings. Treatment aims and objectives ...

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Published
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Peer reviewed

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10.1186/1744-859x-10-18

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Psychiatry
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Author
Publisher:
BioMed Central
Journal:
Annals of general psychiatry More from this journal
Volume:
10
Issue:
1
Pages:
18
Publication date:
2011-01-01
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EISSN:
1744-859X
ISSN:
1744-859X
Language:
English
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uuid:673cafe8-8676-426c-b3d7-98b7b34f9230
Local pid:
pubs:402989
Source identifiers:
402989
Deposit date:
2013-11-16

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