The Outcome of Schizophrenia - A 15 years follow-up study


Grant Data
Project Title
The Outcome of Schizophrenia - A 15 years follow-up study
Principal Investigator
Professor Lee, Wing Ho Peter   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Dr Wong   (Co-Investigator)
Emeritus Professor Mak-Lieh Felice   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Mak Ki Yan   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
40
Start Date
1992-12-01
Completion Date
1996-03-31
Amount
262000
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
HKU 267/92M
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
1992/1993
Status
Completed
Objectives
To determine the course and outcome of schizophrenia over a long period of time (25 years); identify predictors of outcome; contribute to the development of diagnostic and classificatory systems for psychotic disorders; provide reliable data for cross-cultural comparison; develop and further refine valid and reliable instruments for the assessment of cross-cultural differences in the course and outcome of schizophrenia and changes in symptoms and levels of disability over time; obtain reliable pointers for promotion of better rehabilitation and treatment programmes for schizophrenia.