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Letter to the Editor

Bright Light Therapy for Negative Symptoms in Schizophrenia: A Pilot Study

Wolfgang Aichhorn, MD; Renate Stelzig-Schoeler, MD; Christian Geretsegger, MD; Christoph Stuppaeck, MD; and Georg Kemmler, PhD

Published: July 16, 2007

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Sir: Negative symptoms like blunted affect, lack of spontaneity, and emotional and social withdrawal are disabling conditions for many schizophrenic patients. Pharmacologic strategies alone are frequently insufficient in the treatment of negative symptoms. New treatment approaches are therefore required.’ ‹

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