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Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 454898, 7 pages
Retrospective Study of Japanese Patients with Schizophrenia Treated with Aripiprazole
1Department of Nursing, Institute of Health Biosciences, The University of Tokushima Graduate School, Tokushima 770-8509, Japan
2Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL 33431, USA
3Department of Psychiatry, Mifune Hospital, Kagawa 763-0073, Japan
Received 21 May 2012; Accepted 5 July 2012
Academic Editors: A. Green and R. Schreiber
Copyright © 2012 Tetsuya Tanioka et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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