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Abnormalities in structural covariance of cortical gyrification in schizophrenia
The highly convoluted shape of the adult human brain results from several well-coordinated maturational events that start from embryonic development and extend through the adult life span. Disturbances in these maturational ...
The concept of salience network dysfunction in schizophrenia: From neuroimaging observations to therapeutic opportunities
A large body of neuroimaging literature suggests that distributed regions in the brain form coordinated largescale networks that show reliable patterns of connectivity when observed using either functional or structural ...
Horticultural therapy for schizophrenia
Background Horticultural therapy is defined as the process of utilising fruits, vegetables, flowers and plants facilitated by a trained therapist or healthcare provider, to achieve specific treatment goals or to simply ...
A survey of eMedia-delivered interventions for schizophrenia used in randomized controlled trials
Background: Randomized trials evaluating electronic Media (eMedia) delivery of interventions are increasingly frequent in mental health. Although a number of reviews have reported efficacy of these interventions, none has ...
Combined white matter imaging suggests myelination defects in visual processing regions in schizophrenia
Diverse pathological changes occur in the white matter (WM) of patients with schizophrenia. Various microstructural alterations including a reduction in axonal number or diameter, reduced myelination, or poor coherence of ...
Risperidone (depot) for schizophrenia
BACKGROUND: Risperidone is the first new generation antipsychotic drug made available in a long-acting injection formulation.
Clozapine combined with different antipsychotic drugs for treatment-resistant schizophrenia
BACKGROUND: Between 40% and 70% of people with treatment-resistant schizophrenia do not respond to clozapine, despite adequate blood levels. For these people, a number of treatment strategies have emerged, including the ...
Brain-wide analysis of functional connectivity in first-episode and chronic stages of schizophrenia
Published reports of functional abnormalities in schizophrenia remain divergent due to lack of staging point-of-view and whole-brain analysis. To identify key functional-connectivity differences of first-episode (FE) and ...
'Schizophrenia is a dirty word': Service users' experiences of receiving a diagnosis of schizophrenia
Aims and method To explore service users' experiences of receiving a diagnosis of schizophrenia and the stigma associated with the diagnostic label. Seven participants were interviewed about their perceptions of these ...
Determining the chronology and components of psychosis onset: The Nottingham Onset Schedule (NOS)
The Nottingham Onset Schedule (NOS) is a short, guided interview and rating schedule to measure onset in psychosis. Onset is defined as the time between the first reported/observed change in mental state/behaviour to the ...