Research and analysis

Synopsis of causation: schizophrenia

This document contains a synopsis of causation occurring in schizophrenia.



This document provides information on schizophrenia. It has been compiled by medical practitioners and validated by external consultants within a relevant field. However, it is not intended as a comprehensive compendium of the literature on the specific condition.

This synopsis of causation was authored by Dr Tony Fisher, Medical Author, Medical Text, Edinburgh and validated by Dr Michael Farrell, National Addiction Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, London.

Published 1 September 2008