Letters to the Editor
May 2013

Cognitive Therapy in Patients With Schizophrenia

Author Affiliations

Author Affiliations: Department of Psychiatry (Dr Basu), Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (Dr Aggarwal), Chandigarh, India.

JAMA Psychiatry. 2013;70(5):543-544. doi:10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2013.284

Grant et al1 studied the effect of cognitive therapy (CT) in low-functioning patients with schizophrenia. It is an important area of research with important clinical implications because there is limited evidence of response of negative symptoms to various treatments.2,3 We have, however, several questions and concerns regarding methods, analysis, and outcomes.

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