Table 1

Studies reporting symptom recurrence rates after treatment reduction/discontinuation after a single episode of psychosis
Authors Sample size Treatment duration Symptom recurrence rates Comparator recurrence rate
9 months 12 months 18 months 24 months 36 months
Kane J et al. [24]. 28 Not specified 41% 0%
Crow T et al. [26]. 120 Not specified 62% 46%
Gitlin M et al. [21]. 53 3 months in remission 78% 96% -
Wunderink L et al. [25]. 161 6 months in remission 43% 21%
Chen E. et al. [22]. 178 12 months + 79% 41%
Gaebel W. et al. [27]. 44 12 months 57% 4%
Boonstra G. et al. [23]. 20 12 months min remission 82% 12%
Emsley R et al. [10]. 33 24 months 79% 94% 97% -

Emsley et al.

Emsley et al. BMC Psychiatry 2013 13:50   doi:10.1186/1471-244X-13-50

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