International Medical Journal, Vol. 11., Iss. 1, 2005, P. 20−22.
CONTEMPORARY FEATURES OF AFFECTIVE DISORDERS IN SCHIZOPHRENIA IN COMPARATIVE AGE ASPECT
Kharkiv Medical Academy of Post−graduate Education, Kharkiv, Ukraine
The data about affective disorders in the mental structure of attacks in shift−like schizophrenia in teen−agers and adults are presented. Significance of age factor in forming the clinical manifestations of schizophrenia and the necessity to consider them in diagnosis of affective states, with which the attacks of progredient forms of schizophrenia begin, are shown.