Chapter 20. Schizophrenia: The Nature of the Psychological Disturbance and its Possible Neurochemical Basis

  1. G. E. W. Wolstenholme and
  2. Maeve O'Connor
  1. T. J. Crow

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470720523.ch20

Ciba Foundation Symposium 69 - Brain and Mind

Ciba Foundation Symposium 69 - Brain and Mind

How to Cite

Crow, T. J. (1979) Schizophrenia: The Nature of the Psychological Disturbance and its Possible Neurochemical Basis, in Ciba Foundation Symposium 69 - Brain and Mind (eds G. E. W. Wolstenholme and M. O'Connor), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470720523.ch20

Author Information

  1. Division of Psychiatry, Clinical Research Centre, Northwick Park Hospital, Harrow, Middlesex

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1979

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780444900951

Online ISBN: 9780470720523

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Keywords:

  • schizophrenia;
  • consciousness;
  • psychological disturbance;
  • drugs;
  • tranquillizers

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • The Concept of Schizophrenia

  • The Diagnosis of Schizophrenia

  • First-Rank Symptoms

  • The Meaning of First-Rank Symptoms

  • A Possible Neurochemical Basis of Schizophrenia

  • References