In total, 6 patients with schizophrenia and one with schizophreniform disorder
(DSM-5) were interviewed.
Patients aged 18 to 40 years with schizophrenia, schizophreniform disorder
, or schizoaffective disorder were treated for four weeks with amisulpride in an open-label design (phase 1); those who did not meet criteria for symptomatic remission were randomized to continue amisulpride or switch to olanzapine during a six-week double-blind phase (phase 2).
AM was restarted on the risperidone as a schizophreniform disorder
was the original working diagnosis.
Children's self-reported psychotic symptoms and adult schizophreniform disorder
: A 15yearlongitudinal study.
Blunted prolactin responses have been associated with a "Kraepelinian" diagnosis of schizophrenia  and with schizophreniform disorder
 in particular.
When symptoms last less than six months, the diagnosis schizophreniform disorder
[%]) Paranoid schizophrenia 17 (36) Undifferentiated schizophrenia 6 (13) Disorganised schizophrenia 1 (2) Schizoaffective disorder (depressive type) 1 (2) Schizophreniform disorder
11 (23) Psychosis not otherwise specified 10 (21) Delusional disorder 1 (2) Co-morbid substance use (No.
Over a half (51.4%) of patients had a diagnosis of schizophrenia or schizophreniform disorder
. Nearly one-third (31.4%) had a diagnosis of psychotic disorder not otherwise specified.
Currently, ECT devices are cleared for use by the FDA for treating severe depression (unipolar and bipolar), schizophrenia, bipolar manic (and mixed) states, schizoaffective disorder, schizophreniform disorder
, and catatonia.
(2002) .Evidence for early-childhood pan-developmental impairment specific to schizophreniform disorder
: results from a longitudinal birth cohort.
Participants were diagnosed, according to criteria from the DSM-IV, text revision (APA, 2000), with either schizophrenia (n = 127), schizoaffective disorder (n = 15), schizophreniform disorder
(n = 2), delusional disorder (n = 1), or psychotic disorder not otherwise specified (n = 25).
Individuals with admission diagnoses of other psychotic disorders, such as schizophreniform disorder
and schizoaffective disorder, were not included in the study analyses.