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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Leucht, S; Burkard, T; Henderson, J; Maj, M; Sartorius, N 
Title:
Physical illness and schizophrenia: a review of the literature. 
Abstract:
OBJECTIVE: The lifespan of people with schizophrenia is shortened compared to the general population. We reviewed the literature on comorbid physical diseases in schizophrenia to provide a basis for initiatives to fight this unacceptable situation. METHOD: We searched MEDLINE (1966 - May 2006) combining the MeSH term of schizophrenia with the 23 MeSH terms of general physical disease categories to identify relevant epidemiological studies. RESULTS: A total of 44 202 abstracts were screened. Peop...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Acta Psychiatr Scand 
Year:
2007 
Journal volume:
116 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
317-33 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0001-690X 
TUM Institution:
Klinik und Poliklinik für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie