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Rebound psychosis following withdrawal of clozapine

  • Dumindu Witharana (a1) and Amlan Basu (a1)
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BJPsych Bulletin
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Rebound psychosis following withdrawal of clozapine

  • Dumindu Witharana (a1) and Amlan Basu (a1)
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