Increased ventricle-to-brain ratio in late-onset schizophrenia

Peter V Rabins, G. Pearlson, Geetha Jayaram, C. Steele, L. Tune

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For 29 patients with schizophrenia that began after age 44, the mean ventricle-to-brain ratio was significantly higher than for 23 age-matched normal subjects but significantly smaller than for 23 patients with Alzheimer's disease and hallucinations or delusions.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1216-1218
Number of pages3
JournalAmerican Journal of Psychiatry
Volume144
Issue number9
StatePublished - 1987

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Schizophrenia
Delusions
Hallucinations
Brain
Alzheimer Disease

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Increased ventricle-to-brain ratio in late-onset schizophrenia. / Rabins, Peter V; Pearlson, G.; Jayaram, Geetha; Steele, C.; Tune, L.

In: American Journal of Psychiatry, Vol. 144, No. 9, 1987, p. 1216-1218.

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Rabins, PV, Pearlson, G, Jayaram, G, Steele, C & Tune, L 1987, 'Increased ventricle-to-brain ratio in late-onset schizophrenia', American Journal of Psychiatry, vol. 144, no. 9, pp. 1216-1218.
Rabins, Peter V ; Pearlson, G. ; Jayaram, Geetha ; Steele, C. ; Tune, L. / Increased ventricle-to-brain ratio in late-onset schizophrenia. In: American Journal of Psychiatry. 1987 ; Vol. 144, No. 9. pp. 1216-1218.
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