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Conference Paper: The characteristics of homeless individuals with schizophrenia in rural China

TitleThe characteristics of homeless individuals with schizophrenia in rural China
Authors
KeywordsMedical sciences
Psychiatry and neurology
Issue Date2005
PublisherOxford University Press. The Journal's web site is located at http://schizophreniabulletin.oxfordjournals.org/
Citation
The 20th International Congress on Schizophrenia Research, Savannah, GA., 2-6 April 2005. In Schizophrenia Bulletin, 2005, v. 31 n. 2, p. 235-236 How to Cite?
Abstract
OBJECTIVE: Homeless individuals with schizophrenia may not be included in previous studies of suicide in China, given the methods used by such studies to establish cases for epidemiological research. The aim of this study has been to explore the frequency and characteristics of homeless persons among a previously identified cohort of persons with schizophrenia in rural China. Method: A pilot study for a planned 10-year follow-up investigation of suicidal behavior among a 1994 cohort (n=510) of persons with schizophrenia was conducted in a Chinese rural community. All the subjects were followed up using Patients Follow-up Schedule. Results: Forty-six subjects (9.0%) experienced a homeless period during the 10 years since …
DescriptionThis is the Special Issue: Abstracts of the 20th International Congress on Schizophrenia Research 2005
Persistent Identifierhttp://hdl.handle.net/10722/88119
ISSN
2013 Impact Factor: 8.607

 

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dc.contributor.authorRan, MSen_HK
dc.contributor.authorChen, EYen_HK
dc.contributor.authorChan, CLen_HK
dc.contributor.authorYip, PSen_HK
dc.contributor.authorConwell, Yen_HK
dc.contributor.authorCaine, Een_HK
dc.date.accessioned2010-09-06T09:39:02Z-
dc.date.available2010-09-06T09:39:02Z-
dc.date.issued2005en_HK
dc.identifier.citationThe 20th International Congress on Schizophrenia Research, Savannah, GA., 2-6 April 2005. In Schizophrenia Bulletin, 2005, v. 31 n. 2, p. 235-236en_HK
dc.identifier.issn0586-7614en_HK
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10722/88119-
dc.descriptionThis is the Special Issue: Abstracts of the 20th International Congress on Schizophrenia Research 2005-
dc.description.abstractOBJECTIVE: Homeless individuals with schizophrenia may not be included in previous studies of suicide in China, given the methods used by such studies to establish cases for epidemiological research. The aim of this study has been to explore the frequency and characteristics of homeless persons among a previously identified cohort of persons with schizophrenia in rural China. Method: A pilot study for a planned 10-year follow-up investigation of suicidal behavior among a 1994 cohort (n=510) of persons with schizophrenia was conducted in a Chinese rural community. All the subjects were followed up using Patients Follow-up Schedule. Results: Forty-six subjects (9.0%) experienced a homeless period during the 10 years since …-
dc.languageengen_HK
dc.publisherOxford University Press. The Journal's web site is located at http://schizophreniabulletin.oxfordjournals.org/en_HK
dc.relation.ispartofSchizophrenia Bulletinen_HK
dc.subjectMedical sciences-
dc.subjectPsychiatry and neurology-
dc.titleThe characteristics of homeless individuals with schizophrenia in rural Chinaen_HK
dc.typeConference_Paperen_HK
dc.identifier.openurlhttp://library.hku.hk:4550/resserv?sid=HKU:IR&issn=0586-7614&volume=31&issue=2&spage=235&epage=236&date=2005&atitle=The+characteristics+of+homeless+individuals+with+schizophrenia+in+rural+Chinaen_HK
dc.identifier.emailRan, MS: msran@hkucc.hku.hken_HK
dc.identifier.emailChen, EY: eyhchen@hku.hken_HK
dc.identifier.emailChan, CL: cecichan@hku.hk-
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dc.identifier.doi10.1093/schbul/sbi024-
dc.identifier.hkuros104430en_HK
dc.identifier.hkuros110320-
dc.identifier.hkuros160133-
dc.identifier.volume31-
dc.identifier.issue2-
dc.identifier.spage235-
dc.identifier.epage236-
dc.publisher.placeUnited Kingdom-
dc.description.otherThe 20th International Congress on Schizophrenia Research, Savannah, GA., 2-6 April 2005. In Schizophrenia Bulletin, 2005, v. 31 n. 2, p. 235-236-

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