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Review Of Schizophrenics In A Rural Practice Over 26 Years
C. A. H. Watts
The British Medical Journal
Vol. 1, No. 5851 (Feb. 24, 1973), pp. 465-469
Published by: BMJ
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/25424679
Page Count: 5
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Over 26 years some 73 patients with schizophrenia were observed. Three types were considered, true schizophrenia, schizophrenia simplex, and schizoaffective disorders. Of those traced and alive in 1971, some 18% of the group had recovered, 46% had made a social recovery, 25% were unemployed in the community, and 11% were long-stay hospital patients.
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