Table 1

Baseline Characteristics of Non-Remitted and Remitted Patients
Characteristic Non-Remitted N = 1738 Remitted N = 546 P-value
Age, mean (SD) 41.7 (10.9) 42.1 (12.1) 0.477
Age at Onset, mean (SD) 19.9 (8.8) 21.2 (9.0) 0.003
Duration of Illness, mean (SD) 21.6 (11.9) 20.6 (11.2) 0.093
Gender (Male), % 63.0 57.3 0.019
Race, % 0.002
 White 47.9 54.6
 Black 38.0 29.9
 Others 14.0 15.6
Education (< High School), % 69.4 64.5 0.032
Marital Status (Never Married), % 63.0 57.0 0.012
Insurance Type, % 0.021
 Medicaid/Medicare 82.5 79.9
 VA 5.8 5.0
 Private 3.6 5.7
 No Coverage 6.8 9.0
 Others 1.3 0.4
Schizoaffective Diagnosis, % 32.1 39.0 0.003
Substance Use Diagnosis, % 28.7 23.6 0.022
Personality Disorder Diagnosis, % 15.2 12.3 0.091
Mental Retardation Diagnosis, % 10.1 6.0 0.004
Hospitalized in Prior Year, % 41.4 32.8 <0.001
PANSS Total Score, mean (SD) 76.1 (16.7) 52.1 (10.3) <0.001

Haynes et al.

Haynes et al. BMC Psychiatry 2012 12:222   doi:10.1186/1471-244X-12-222

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