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The effects of antipsychotics on brain structure: what have we learnt from structural imaging of schizophrenia?: A commentary on ‘Do antipsychotic drugs affect brain structure? A systematic and critical review of MRI findings’ by Navari & Dazzan (2009)

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*Address for correspondence: Dr S. J. Borgwardt, Psychiatric Outpatient Department, University Hospital Basel, Petersgraben 4, CH-4031Basel, Switzerland. (Email:
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