Functional outcomes in schizophrenia.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

A recent expert panel has proposed consensus criteria for remission in schizophrenia. They distinguished remission from recovery, noting that the latter outcome was likely to require not only remission of symptoms, but also improvement in cognitive and psychosocial functioning. The panel deferred the task of establishing operational criteria for recovery since there was insufficient research on the topic. This article provides a summary of this still "uncharted" aspect of treatment.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • McEvoy, JP

Published Date

  • 2008

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 69 Suppl 3 /

Start / End Page

  • 20 - 24

PubMed ID

  • 18533758

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1555-2101


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States