Table 1

Diagnostic, medication status and demographic characteristics of patients with schizophrenia and healthy controls

CharacteristicGroup, mean (SD)*
Schizophreni a, n = 25Control, n = 19
Sex, female:male6:196:13
Age, yr33.3 (11.2)32.9 (9.7)
Age at onset of disease, yr17.6 (8.0)NA
Duration, yr14.9 (11.4)NA
Antipsychotic medication, %NA
 Typical12
 Atypical52
 Typical + atypical4
 None32
  • NA = not applicable; SD = standard deviation.

  • * Unless otherwise indicated.