Jelena Brezo

Summary

Affiliation: McGill University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi Ethnic identity and type 2 diabetes health attitudes in Americans of African ancestry
    Jelena Brezo
    Department of Genetics and Human Genetics, Howard University, Washington, DC, USA
    Ethn Dis 16:624-32. 2006
  2. pmc Broad and narrow personality traits as markers of one-time and repeated suicide attempts: a population-based study
    Jelena Brezo
    McGill Group for Suicide Studies, Douglas Hospital Research Center, Montreal, Canada
    BMC Psychiatry 8:15. 2008
  3. ncbi Natural history of suicidal behaviors in a population-based sample of young adults
    Jelena Brezo
    McGill Group for Suicide Studies, Douglas Hospital Research Center, Montreal, Canada
    Psychol Med 37:1563-74. 2007
  4. ncbi Identifying correlates of suicide attempts in suicidal ideators: a population-based study
    Jelena Brezo
    McGill Group for Suicide Studies, Douglas Hospital Research Center, Montreal, Canada
    Psychol Med 37:1551-62. 2007
  5. doi A deletion in tropomyosin-related kinase B and the development of human anxiety
    Carl Ernst
    McGill Group for Suicide Studies, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Biol Psychiatry 69:604-7. 2011
  6. doi Childhood trajectories of anxiousness and disruptiveness as predictors of suicide attempts
    Jelena Brezo
    McGill Group for Suicide Studies, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:1015-21. 2008
  7. doi Predicting suicide attempts in young adults with histories of childhood abuse
    Jelena Brezo
    McGill Group for Suicide Studies, Douglas Hospital Research Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Br J Psychiatry 193:134-9. 2008
  8. doi DAPP-BQ: factor structure in French Canadians
    Jelena Brezo
    Douglas Hospital Research Center, Montreal, Canada
    J Pers Disord 22:538-45. 2008
  9. doi Early environment and major depression in young adults: a longitudinal study
    David Gourion
    Research Unit on Children s Psychosocial Maladjustment GRIP, University of Montreal, Sainte Justine Hospital Research Center, 3175 Cote Ste Catherine, Montreal, Canada
    Psychiatry Res 161:170-6. 2008
  10. ncbi Personality traits as correlates of suicide attempts and suicidal ideation in young adults
    Jelena Brezo
    McGill Group for Suicide Studies, Douglas Hospital Research Center, Montreal, Canada
    Psychol Med 36:191-202. 2006

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. ncbi Ethnic identity and type 2 diabetes health attitudes in Americans of African ancestry
    Jelena Brezo
    Department of Genetics and Human Genetics, Howard University, Washington, DC, USA
    Ethn Dis 16:624-32. 2006
    ..This knowledge would be most useful in addressing diseases that cause significant burden and for which known prevention and morbidity-reducing strategies are effective...
  2. pmc Broad and narrow personality traits as markers of one-time and repeated suicide attempts: a population-based study
    Jelena Brezo
    McGill Group for Suicide Studies, Douglas Hospital Research Center, Montreal, Canada
    BMC Psychiatry 8:15. 2008
    ..One approach may be to examine whether narrow, i.e., lower-order personality traits may be more useful than their underlying, broad personality trait dimensions...
  3. ncbi Natural history of suicidal behaviors in a population-based sample of young adults
    Jelena Brezo
    McGill Group for Suicide Studies, Douglas Hospital Research Center, Montreal, Canada
    Psychol Med 37:1563-74. 2007
    ..In this study, we examined the natural histories of several suicidal behaviors and investigated two conceptual models of suicidality (dimensional and categorical) in the context of adolescent and adult-onset suicide attempts...
  4. ncbi Identifying correlates of suicide attempts in suicidal ideators: a population-based study
    Jelena Brezo
    McGill Group for Suicide Studies, Douglas Hospital Research Center, Montreal, Canada
    Psychol Med 37:1551-62. 2007
    ..Identification of factors that distinguish between ideators who act on their suicidal thoughts from those who do not is an important clinical and research objective...
  5. doi A deletion in tropomyosin-related kinase B and the development of human anxiety
    Carl Ernst
    McGill Group for Suicide Studies, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Biol Psychiatry 69:604-7. 2011
    ..The tropomyosin-related kinase B (TrkB)/brain-derived neurotrophic factor system has been associated with psychiatric disorders, and animal models of defects in this system suggest that it might have a particular role in anxiety...
  6. doi Childhood trajectories of anxiousness and disruptiveness as predictors of suicide attempts
    Jelena Brezo
    McGill Group for Suicide Studies, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:1015-21. 2008
    ..To investigate the association of childhood trajectories of anxiousness and disruptiveness with suicide attempts in early adulthood...
  7. doi Predicting suicide attempts in young adults with histories of childhood abuse
    Jelena Brezo
    McGill Group for Suicide Studies, Douglas Hospital Research Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Br J Psychiatry 193:134-9. 2008
    ..Although childhood abuse is an important correlate of suicidality, not all individuals who were abused as children attempt suicide...
  8. doi DAPP-BQ: factor structure in French Canadians
    Jelena Brezo
    Douglas Hospital Research Center, Montreal, Canada
    J Pers Disord 22:538-45. 2008
    ..Subtle differences notwithstanding, our results offer additional evidence for structural stability of broad DAPP-BQ personality traits across sociodemographic and cultural contexts...
  9. doi Early environment and major depression in young adults: a longitudinal study
    David Gourion
    Research Unit on Children s Psychosocial Maladjustment GRIP, University of Montreal, Sainte Justine Hospital Research Center, 3175 Cote Ste Catherine, Montreal, Canada
    Psychiatry Res 161:170-6. 2008
    ..This study could enhance understanding of the links between early post-natal environment and affective disorders later in life...
  10. ncbi Personality traits as correlates of suicide attempts and suicidal ideation in young adults
    Jelena Brezo
    McGill Group for Suicide Studies, Douglas Hospital Research Center, Montreal, Canada
    Psychol Med 36:191-202. 2006
    ..Adults in their twenties appear to be at high risk for suicidal behaviors (SBs) and there is substantial evidence suggesting that certain personality traits may increase individual vulnerability to suicide...
  11. ncbi Effect of tryptophan hydroxylase-2 gene variants on suicide risk in major depression
    Catalina Lopez de Lara
    McGill Group for Suicide Studies, Douglas Hospital Research Center, Montreal, Canada
    Biol Psychiatry 62:72-80. 2007
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  12. doi The genetics of suicide: a critical review of molecular studies
    Jelena Brezo
    Department of Psychiatry, McGill Group for Suicide Studies, 6875 La Salle Boulevard, Montreal, Quebec, H4H 1R3, Canada
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 31:179-203. 2008
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