Substance-induced or substance-associated primary psychoses? Continuing the discussion. A response to I.А. Fedotov, et al

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This letter to the editor continues the discussion about the similarities and differences between secondary psychosis and schizophrenia, which was initiated by the authors of the article «Substance-induced psychosis and schizophrenia: the interaction point» (Fedotov I.A., Quattrone D., Shustov D.I. Substance-induced psychosis and schizophrenia: the interaction point. I.P. Pavlov Russian Medical Biological Herald. 2020;28(4):593-604. doi:10.238 88/PAVLOVJ2020284593-604).

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Michelle Cherro

American University of Beirut

Author for correspondence.
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-4526-2595

Lebanon, Beirut, Lebanon

MD, Post-Graduate Resident, Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine

Chonnakarn Jatchavala

Prince of Songkla University

ORCID iD: 0000-0001-9765-2184

Thailand, Songkla, Hat Yai, Thailand

MD, M.Sc., Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine

DJibril I.M. Handuleh

Saint Paul's Hospital Millennium Medical College

ORCID iD: 0000-0003-2662-1078

Ethiopia, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

MD, Resident, Department of Psychiatry

Ramdas Ransing

BKL Walawalkar Rural Medical College

ORCID iD: 0000-0002-5040-5570

India, Maharashtra, India

MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry

Sheikh Shoib

Jawahar Lal Nehru Memorial Hospital

ORCID iD: 0000-0002-3739-706X

India, Rainawari, Kashmir, India

MD, Psychiatrist, Department of Psychiatry

Dorottya Őri

Heim Pál National Pediatric Institute

ORCID iD: 0000-0003-0878-165X

Hungary, Budapest, Hungary

MD, Child and adolescent psychiatrist, Department of Mental Health

Margaret Isioma Ojeahere

Jos University Teaching Hospital

ORCID iD: 0000-0002-0593-2400

Nigeria, Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria

MD, Psychiatrists, Department of Psychiatry

Joan Soler-Vidal

FIDMAG Research Foundation

ORCID iD: 0000-0002-9809-8477

Spain, Barcelona, Spain

MD, Researcher

Victor Pereira-Sanchez

NYU Grossman School of Medicine

ORCID iD: 0000-0002-2576-1549

United States, New York, USA

MD, Clinical Instructor


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