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Contemporary Issues in Intellectual Disabilities (Disability by V. P. Prasher

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K. et al. Clinical features and outcome of child and adolescent schizophrenia. Schizophrenia Bulletin, 1994; 20: 619 - 30. Chapter 4 PSYCHOPHARMACOTHERAPY IN ADULTS WITH INTELLECTUAL DISABILITIES – A REVIEW OVER A TEN YEAR PERIOD T. , B. Schmidt1, R. , C. , and A. Diefenbacher1 1 Department of Psychiatry, Koenigin Elisabeth Herzbergeev. hospital, Berlin, Germany 2 Department of Psychiatry, Ludwig-Maximilians University Munich, Germany INTRODUCTION People with intellectual disabilities (ID) show a 3 to 4 times higher prevalence to develop psychiatric disorders, according to a 2005 study of the WHO of about 22 %.

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