Thyroxine augmentation of fluoxetine treatment for resistant depression in the elderly: an open trial Academic Article uri icon


  • Conclusions-This controlled trial of primary care physicians' attitudes towards patients with schizophrenia amounts to an empirical demonstration of medical discrimination against the sufferersof this and potentially of other long term psychiatricdisorders. Psychiatrists and general practitionersshould share care in the management of schizophrenia and try to overcome the prejudices against such patients in an attempt to improvetheir overall clinical care.

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  • January 1, 1996