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Table 5 Showed comparisons between remittent and non remittent groups

From: Long term functioning in early onset psychosis: Two years prospective follow-up study

Items Remittent Number (%) Non remittent Number (%) P
Sex Male 6 (42.9) 8 (57.1) 0.42
  Female 13 (56.5%) 10 (43.5%)  
Diagnosis Paranoid 10 (71.4%) 4 (28.6%) 0.006
  Undifferentiated 1 (12.5%) 7 (87.5%)  
  Disorganized 2 (25%) 6 (75%)  
  Atypical psychosis 6 (85.7%) 1 (14.3%)  
PH Positive 6 (35%) 11 (65%) 0.296
  Negative 13 (65%) 7 (35%)  
FH Schizophrenia 7 (43.8%) 9 (56.3%) 0.419
  Negative for schizophrenia 12 (57.1%) 9 (42.9%)  
Onset Acute 12 (75%) 4 (25%) 0.012
  Gradual 7 (33.3%) 14 (66.7%)  
Compliance Adherent 14 (70%) 6 (30%) 0.014
  Poor adherence 5 (29.4%) 12 (70.6%)  
Educational level Average 10 (90.9%) 1 (9.1%) 0.006
  Mild delay 6 (40%) 9 (60%)  
  Severe delay 3 (27.3%) 8 (72.7%)  
  1. PH: past history; FH: family history
  2. P value is significant if ≤ 0.05; P value is highly significant if ≤ 0.005