Affiliation: University of Oulu
- Serum lipids in schizophrenia and other functional psychoses: a general population northern Finland 1966 birth cohort surveyK Saari
Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland
Acta Psychiatr Scand 110:279-85. 2004..To compare fasting serum lipid concentrations of subjects with schizophrenia with a comparison group...
- A 4-fold risk of metabolic syndrome in patients with schizophrenia: the Northern Finland 1966 Birth Cohort studyKaisa M Saari
Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu, PO Box 5000, 90014 Oulu, Finland
J Clin Psychiatry 66:559-63. 2005..Our objective was to study the prevalence of metabolic syndrome in a population-based birth cohort...
- The prevalence and predictive value of individual criteria for metabolic syndrome in schizophrenia: a Northern Finland 1966 Birth Cohort StudyHannu J Koponen
Department of Psychiatry, University Hospital of Kuopio, Kuopio, Finland
World J Biol Psychiatry 11:262-7. 2010..8% of the patients. Reduced HDL cholesterol was the most specific criteria, with 95% specificity equalling a positive likelihood ratio of 9.78. Thus both the IDF and NCEP-ATPIII criteria may be equally useful in identifying MetS...