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JAN+28+SCHIZ%2C+BIPOLAR - Schizophrenia Thought disorder...

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Schizophrenia Thought disorder
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POSITIVE SYMPTOMS Thought insertion and broadcasting Loose association Hallucinations Delusions – paranoia, grandiosity
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NEGATIVE SYMPTOMS Flat affect Lack of pleasure - anhedonia Withdrawal and isolation
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DISABILITIES Poor social, family, and work relationships Side effects of medications Violence when in psychotic state Stigma
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CAUSES Used to think bad families were cause Now most believe is brain disorder with genetic or biological cause About 1% prevalence in wide variety of times and places
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CORRELATES Low social class Cause or consequence? No sex differences No ethnic differences No intelligence differences Early onset – 16-25 years Rarely married
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PROGNOSIS (COURSE) Used to think degenerative Now thought to be highly variable 1/3 Chronic; 1/3 episodic, 1/3 recover High rate of suicide – 10%
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TREATMENT Used to be long hospital stays Now brief and episodic hospital stays
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