Psychopathology and treatment responsiveness of patients with first episode schizophrenia
|Type:||Article in Periodical|
|Keywords:||first-episode schizophrenia; treatment response; psychopathology; remission|
104 male patietnts suffering from the first-episode schizophrenia were comprehensively assessed on admission and discharge.All symptoms were significantly reduced , the negative symptoms improved less, compared with the positive ones. At discharge there was a high rate or responders(73%) and remitters (74%). On admission, the responders (had significantly higher socres of most symptoms, both positive and negative ones than nonresponders.