Thought disorder and communication deviance as predictors of outcome in youth at clinical high risk for psychosis.
|Title||Thought disorder and communication deviance as predictors of outcome in youth at clinical high risk for psychosis.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2011|
|Authors||Bearden, CE, Wu KN, Caplan R, Cannon TD|
|Journal||Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry|
|Date Published||2011 Jul|
|Keywords||Adolescent, Case-Control Studies, Cognition Disorders, Disease Progression, Early Diagnosis, Female, Humans, Longitudinal Studies, Los Angeles, Male, Multivariate Analysis, Psychotic Disorders, Schizophrenia, Schizophrenic Language|
Given the fundamental role of thought disorder in schizophrenia, subtle communication disturbance may be a valuable predictor of subsequent development of psychosis. Here we examined the contribution of thought and communication disturbance to the prediction of outcome in adolescents identified as putatively prodromal for psychosis.
|Alternate Journal||J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry|