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The International Consortium in Psychiatric Epidemiology
We present an overview of the ICPE´s activities during its first years of existence, and preliminary results from our first major collaborative ICPE studies focused on cross-national similarities and differences in pattern ...
Use of mental health services for anxiety, mood, and substance disorders in 17 countries in the WHO world mental health surveys
Background Mental disorders are major causes of disability worldwide, including in the low-income and middle-income countries least able to bear such burdens. We describe mental health care in 17 countries participating ...
Smoking and suicidal behaviors in the national comorbidity survey: Replication
Controversy exists about the role of mental disorders in the consistently documented association between smoking and suicidal behavior. This controversy is addressed here with data from the nationally representative National ...
Childhood Adversity, Early-Onset Depressive/Anxiety Disorders, and Adult-Onset Asthma
Objectives: To investigate a) whether childhood adversity predicts adult-onset asthma; b) whether early-onset depressive/anxiety disorders predict adult-onset asthma; and c) whether childhood adversity and early-onset ...
Suicide and Suicidal Behavior
Suicidal behavior is a leading cause of injury and death worldwide. Information about the epidemiology of such behavior is important for policy-making and prevention. The authors reviewed government data on suicide and ...
Childhood adversities and adult psychopathology in the WHO World Mental Health Surveys
Background: Although significant associations of childhood adversities with adult mental disorders are widely documented, most studies focus on single childhood adversities predicting single disorders. Aims: To examine ...