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Schneider's First Rank Symptoms—Prevalence, Diagnostic Use and Prognostic Implications

  • Janaki Radhakrishnan (a1), Kuruvilla Mathew, J. Richard and Abraham Verghese

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An evaluation of the prevalence of Schneiderian first-rank symptoms, and their diagnostic and prognostic value is described. 35.2 per cent of schizophrenic patients had first-rank symptoms. The presence of first-rank symptoms did not indicate either chronicity of illness or a poor outcome.

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Schneider's First Rank Symptoms—Prevalence, Diagnostic Use and Prognostic Implications

  • Janaki Radhakrishnan (a1), Kuruvilla Mathew, J. Richard and Abraham Verghese

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Schneider's First Rank Symptoms—Prevalence, Diagnostic Use and Prognostic Implications

  • Janaki Radhakrishnan (a1), Kuruvilla Mathew, J. Richard and Abraham Verghese
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