“A Cross-Sectional Study of the Impact of Gambling on Patients with Schizophrenia”

Principal Investigator: Rani Desai, Ph.D., Yale School of Medicine
Awarded $172,477 in 2001

Aim:  Assess the prevalence and types of gambling and related behaviors and problems in patients with schizophrenia and the influence of a co-occurring diagnosis with a substance use disorder on gambling behaviors.

Desai, R. A., & Potenza, M. N. (2009). A cross-sectional study of problem and pathological gambling in patients with schizophrenia/schizoaffective disorder. Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 70(9), 1250-1267. http://doi.org/10.4088/JCP.08m04359

Year: 2001
Type: Project Grants