Adoption studies

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  • Adoption studies
    • 1.A mother can't take care of her baby because she is schizophrenic so baby is taken away from her.
    • 2.If the baby doesn't get schizophrenia its nurture
    • 3. If the baby grows up and gets schizophrenia along with other babies doing the same its down to nature (genetics)
    • 4. Kety 1994 did adoptive family study in Finland and found a genetic cause of schizophrenia
    • 5. Looked at a sample of 155 and found 9 adopted schizophrenics
    • 6. 8/9 had a biological mum with schizophrenia


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