Theory-Based Research in Schizophrenia
Article first published online: 28 JUN 2008
Perspectives in Psychiatric Care
Volume 39, Issue 2, pages 67–74, April 2003
How to Cite
Beebe, L. H. (2003), Theory-Based Research in Schizophrenia. Perspectives in Psychiatric Care, 39: 67–74. doi: 10.1111/j.1744-6163.2003.tb00678.x
- Issue published online: 28 JUN 2008
- Article first published online: 28 JUN 2008
- Schizophrenia theory research
Theoretical models to guide research into schizophrenia.
To review the most commonly used biological and environmental models of schizophrenia.
Published literature and research conducted by the author.
The vulnerability model includes both biological and environmental variables that impact the course of schizophrenia and treatment
Thus, it may be a useful framework for nursing research examining responses to various psychosocial treatments in schizophrenia.