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What Is the Best Approach to Treating Schizophrenia in Developing Countries?

  • Vikram Patel,
  • Saeed Farooq,
  • R Thara
  • Published: June 19, 2007
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.0040159

About the Authors

Competing Interests

SF declares that he is involved as principal investigator in a randomized controlled trial (“Supervised Treatment of Outpatient Schizophrenia [STOPS]”) evaluating the approach described in his Viewpoint.