Schizophrenia and prenatal exposure to the 1957 A2 influenza epidemic in Croatia.

Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032.
American Journal of Psychiatry (Impact Factor: 13.56). 11/1994; 151(10):1496-8.
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ABSTRACT The authors present data from the Republic of Croatia on schizophrenia rates in a birth cohort prenatally exposed to the 1957 A2 influenza epidemic and in comparison (unexposed) birth cohorts. The rate of schizophrenia did not differ significantly between the exposed and unexposed cohorts.

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