Psychiatric Times Vol 23 No 8

News Brief: Continuous Psychosis Not Common in Long-Term Schizophrenia Study

July 01, 2006

In a 20-year longitudinal study, it was found that after acute hospitalization, continuous psychosis was diagnosed in only 30% of patients with schizophrenia; 20% of patients showed no signs of reoccurrence of psychosis after the acute phase.