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Just typical: the treatment of psychosis in the UK

VOL: 96, ISSUE: 49, PAGE NO: 38Tony Gillam, BA, RMN, DipCPN, is a community psychiatric nurse, Kidderminster General Hospital, WorcestershireA survey of the impact of 'schizophrenia' and its subsequent management on people's lives has found that the side-effects of older style treatments are often considered worse than the symptoms of the illness itself by the people affected.

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