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Reducing The Duration Of Untreated Psychosis & Its Impact In The U.S.: The STEP-ED Study

Research Summary | April 28, 2015

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Key Messages Outcomes for patients with first-episode psychosis are generally poor, even with the provision of routine care. Early intervention, which includes early detection to shorten the duration of untreated psychosis (DUP), and comprehensive intervention using first-episode service (FES) programs in the 2–5 years following diagnosis, may improve outcomes in first-episode psychosis. This study will…

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