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Familial differences in schizophrenia with good and poor prognosis1

  • Michael S. McCabe (a1), Richard C. Fowler (a1), Remi J. Cadoret (a1) and George Winokur (a1)

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Probands with schizophrenia of good and poor prognosis were selected according to defined criteria. Families were investigated blindly. The families with poor prognosis contained significantly more schizophrenia, neurosis, and overall illness, but less affective disorder than the families with good prognosis.

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Familial differences in schizophrenia with good and poor prognosis1

  • Michael S. McCabe (a1), Richard C. Fowler (a1), Remi J. Cadoret (a1) and George Winokur (a1)

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