Treatment response of neurological soft signs in drug-naive patients with a first psychotic episode
Schizophrenia Research, 06/14/2012
Cuesta MJ et al. – Neurological soft signs (NSS) improved significantly over follow up regardless of the treatment regimen assigned to antipsychotic–naïve patients with a first–episode psychosis. However, only 6 achieved a reliable and clinically meaningful improvement. The pattern of response of NSS to antipsychotic drugs evidenced both state and trait characteristics.