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For refugees, another risk: schizophrenia

21 March 2016

A study co-authored Dr James Kirkbride (UCL Psychiatry) and Karolinska Institutet of 1.3 million people in Sweden found that the risk of being diagnosed with schizophrenia or other psychoses was three times higher in refugees than in the Swedish-born population. Read: Washington Post, More: Huffington Post, The Conversation, UCL News