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Screening for Schizophrenia

The purpose of screening is early diagnosis and treatment. Screening tests are administered to people without current symptoms, but who may be at high risk for certain diseases or conditions.

Screening Guidelines

There are no standard tests or current guidelines for schizophrenia screening

Revision Information

  • Schizophrenia. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at: http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed/what. Updated August 4, 2015. Accessed March 15, 2015.

  • What is schizophrenia? National Alliance on Mental Illness website. Available at: http://www.nami.org/Learn-More/Mental-Health-Conditions/Schizophrenia. Accessed March 15, 2015.

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