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Resolution and remission in schizophrenia: Getting well and staying well

Abstract:

Remission is a new research outcome indicating long-term wellness. Remission not only sets a standard for minimal severity of symptoms and signs (resolution); it also sets a standard for how long symptoms and signs need to remain at this minimal level (6 months). Individuals who achieve remission from schizophrenia have better subjective well-being and better functional outcomes than those who do not. Research suggests that remission can be achieved in 20-60% of people with schizophrenia. The...

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10.1192/apt.bp.108.006411

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Journal:
Advances in Psychiatric Treatment
Volume:
16
Issue:
2
Pages:
86-95
Publication date:
2010-03-05
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ISSN:
1355-5146
URN:
uuid:bd724654-a70b-4a99-bcbb-19163874bd59
Source identifiers:
176927
Local pid:
pubs:176927
Language:
English

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