Physical illness and schizophrenia : a review of the evidence [E-Book] / Stefan Leucht [and others].
Leucht, Stefan, (author)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2007
1 online resource (xv, 208 pages)
englisch
9780521882644
9780511543951
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Table of Contents:
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Method
  • 3. Results
  • 3.1. Bacterial infections and mycoses
  • 3.2. Virus diseases
  • 3.3. Parasitic diseases
  • 3.4. Neoplasms
  • 3.5. Musculoskeletal diseases
  • 3.6. Digestive system diseases
  • 3.7. Stomatognathic diseases
  • 3.8. Respiratory tract diseases
  • 3.9. Otorhinolaryngologic diseases
  • 3.10. Diseases of the nervous system
  • 3.11. Eye diseases
  • 3.12. Urological and male genital diseases
  • 3.13. Female genital diseases and pregnancy complications
  • 3.14. Cardiovascular diseases
  • 3.15. Haemic and lymphatic diseases
  • 3.16. Congenital, hereditary and neonatal diseases and abnormalities
  • 3.17. Skin and connective tissue diseases
  • 3.18. Nutritional and metabolic diseases
  • 3.19. Endocrine diseases
  • 3.20. Immune system diseases
  • 3.21. Disorders of environmental origin
  • 3.22. Animal diseases
  • 3.23. Pathological conditions, signs and symptoms
  • 4. Discussion
  • Most important findings of the review
  • Limitations of the review
  • Causes for the increased physical comorbidity in patients with schizophrenia
  • What could be done to change this unsatisfactory situation?
  • 5. Summary.