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Screening for Schizophrenia
The purpose of screening is early diagnosis and treatment. Screening tests are administered to people without current symptoms, but who may be at high risk for certain diseases or conditions.
There are no standard tests or current guidelines for schizophrenia screening
Schizophrenia. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at: http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed/what. Updated August 4, 2015. Accessed March 15, 2015.
What is schizophrenia? National Alliance on Mental Illness website. Available at: http://www.nami.org/Learn-More/Mental-Health-Conditions/Schizophrenia. Accessed March 15, 2015.
- Reviewer: Michael Woods, MD
- Review Date: 03/2016
- Update Date: 03/15/2015