Blood test may help determine who is at risk for psychosis

22 septiembre 2014

A blood test, when used in psychiatric patients experiencing symptoms that are considered to be indicators of a high risk for psychosis, identifies those who later went on to develop psychosis, preliminary results of a new study show. «The blood test included a selection of 15 measures of immune and hormonal system imbalances as well as evidence of oxidative stress,» explained a corresponding author of the study.