- Prevalence and clinical impact of childhood trauma in patients with severe mental disordersMaría José Alvarez
Department of Mental Health, Vic Hospital Consortium, Vic, Catalonia, Spain
J Nerv Ment Dis 199:156-61. 2011..1 years earlier in victims of childhood abuse. Hospital admissions were twice as high in victims of psychological abuse. Patients with a history of sexual abuse were more than twice as likely to attempt suicide (68% vs. 28.9%)...
- Posttraumatic stress disorder comorbidity and clinical implications in patients with severe mental illnessMaría José Alvarez
Mental Health Department, Vic Hospital Consortium, Catalonia, Spain
J Nerv Ment Dis 200:549-52. 2012..Among patients with serious mental illness and PTSD, 64.3% had made some attempt at suicide at some point in life, compared with 37.4% of patients without PTSD...