Elizabeth Cantor-Graae

Summary

Affiliation: Lund University
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Full spectrum of psychiatric disorders related to foreign migration: a Danish population-based cohort study
    Elizabeth Cantor-Graae
    Lund University, Section for Social Medicine and Global Health, Department of Clinical Sciences, Malmo, Sweden
    JAMA Psychiatry 70:427-35. 2013
  2. pmc Poor mental health and sexual risk behaviours in Uganda: a cross-sectional population-based study
    Patric Lundberg
    Division of Social Medicine, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 11:125. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Risk for schizophrenia in intercountry adoptees: a Danish population-based cohort study
    Elizabeth Cantor-Graae
    Department of Health Sciences, Lund University, University Hospital Malmo, Sweden
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 48:1053-60. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint The contribution of social factors to the development of schizophrenia: a review of recent findings
    Elizabeth Cantor-Graae
    Division of Social Medicine and Global Health, Department of Health Sciences, Lund University, University Hospital in Malmo, Sweden
    Can J Psychiatry 52:277-86. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Risk of schizophrenia in second-generation immigrants: a Danish population-based cohort study
    Elizabeth Cantor-Graae
    Department of Health Sciences, Lund University, University Hospital Malmo, Malmo, Sweden
    Psychol Med 37:485-94. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of delusional ideation in a district in southwestern Uganda
    Patric Lundberg
    Department of Community Medicine, Lund University, University Hospital UMAS, S 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Schizophr Res 71:27-34. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Migration as a risk factor for schizophrenia: a Danish population-based cohort study
    Elizabeth Cantor-Graae
    Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Br J Psychiatry 182:117-22. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Schizophrenia and migration: a meta-analysis and review
    Elizabeth Cantor-Graae
    Department of Community Medicine, Hospital UMAS, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Am J Psychiatry 162:12-24. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Migration and schizophrenia
    Jean Paul Selten
    Department of Psychiatry, University Medical Centre, Utrecht, The Netherlands, and Department of Health Sciences, Lund University, Malmo University Hospital, Sweden
    Curr Opin Psychiatry 20:111-5. 2007
  10. pmc The invisible suffering: sexual coercion, interpersonal violence, and mental health--a cross-sectional study among university students in south-western Uganda
    Anette Agardh
    Social Medicine and Global Health, Department of Clinical Sciences Malmo, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    PLoS ONE 7:e51424. 2012

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Publications24

  1. doi request reprint Full spectrum of psychiatric disorders related to foreign migration: a Danish population-based cohort study
    Elizabeth Cantor-Graae
    Lund University, Section for Social Medicine and Global Health, Department of Clinical Sciences, Malmo, Sweden
    JAMA Psychiatry 70:427-35. 2013
    ..Although increased risk for schizophrenia among immigrants is well established, knowledge of the broader spectrum of psychiatric disorders associated with a foreign migration background is lacking...
  2. pmc Poor mental health and sexual risk behaviours in Uganda: a cross-sectional population-based study
    Patric Lundberg
    Division of Social Medicine, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 11:125. 2011
    ..This study investigated whether depression, psychological distress and alcohol use are associated with sexual risk behaviours in young Ugandan adults...
  3. ncbi request reprint Risk for schizophrenia in intercountry adoptees: a Danish population-based cohort study
    Elizabeth Cantor-Graae
    Department of Health Sciences, Lund University, University Hospital Malmo, Sweden
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 48:1053-60. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the risk of developing schizophrenia in adoptees and in non-adoptees...
  4. ncbi request reprint The contribution of social factors to the development of schizophrenia: a review of recent findings
    Elizabeth Cantor-Graae
    Division of Social Medicine and Global Health, Department of Health Sciences, Lund University, University Hospital in Malmo, Sweden
    Can J Psychiatry 52:277-86. 2007
    ..To investigate recent evidence suggesting that social factors are causally related to the development of schizophrenia...
  5. ncbi request reprint Risk of schizophrenia in second-generation immigrants: a Danish population-based cohort study
    Elizabeth Cantor-Graae
    Department of Health Sciences, Lund University, University Hospital Malmo, Malmo, Sweden
    Psychol Med 37:485-94. 2007
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of delusional ideation in a district in southwestern Uganda
    Patric Lundberg
    Department of Community Medicine, Lund University, University Hospital UMAS, S 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Schizophr Res 71:27-34. 2004
    ..Population-based prevalence studies suggest that psychosis is a continuum distributed in the general population...
  7. ncbi request reprint Migration as a risk factor for schizophrenia: a Danish population-based cohort study
    Elizabeth Cantor-Graae
    Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Br J Psychiatry 182:117-22. 2003
    ..A growing body of evidence suggests that migration is a risk factor for the development of schizophrenia, although the putative mechanism remains obscure...
  8. ncbi request reprint Schizophrenia and migration: a meta-analysis and review
    Elizabeth Cantor-Graae
    Department of Community Medicine, Hospital UMAS, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Am J Psychiatry 162:12-24. 2005
    ..The authors synthesize findings of previous studies implicating migration as a risk factor for the development of schizophrenia and provide a quantitative index of the associated effect size...
  9. ncbi request reprint Migration and schizophrenia
    Jean Paul Selten
    Department of Psychiatry, University Medical Centre, Utrecht, The Netherlands, and Department of Health Sciences, Lund University, Malmo University Hospital, Sweden
    Curr Opin Psychiatry 20:111-5. 2007
    ..An exploration of the evidence that a history of migration is a risk factor for schizophrenia and an evaluation of those studies that seek an explanation for this...
  10. pmc The invisible suffering: sexual coercion, interpersonal violence, and mental health--a cross-sectional study among university students in south-western Uganda
    Anette Agardh
    Social Medicine and Global Health, Department of Clinical Sciences Malmo, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    PLoS ONE 7:e51424. 2012
    ..Evidence from high-income countries suggests that exposure to violence has mental health consequences and violence also has associations with experiences of sexual coercion...
  11. ncbi request reprint Delusional ideation and manic symptoms in potential future emigrants in Uganda
    Patric Lundberg
    Department of Health Sciences, Lund University, University Hospital UMAS, Malmo, Sweden
    Psychol Med 37:505-12. 2007
    ..The cause of increased schizophrenia rates among immigrants in Europe is unknown. This study explores psychotic features in persons aspiring and actively planning to emigrate, prior to their potential emigration...
  12. ncbi request reprint Mental correlates of neuromotoric deviation in 6-year-olds at heightened risk for schizophrenia
    Thomas F McNeil
    Stanley Foundation Research Center, Department of Psychiatric Epidemiology, University Hospital, Lund University, S 221 85, Lund, Sweden
    Schizophr Res 60:219-28. 2003
    ....
  13. pmc Youth, sexual risk-taking behavior, and mental health: a study of university students in Uganda
    Anette Agardh
    Social Medicine and Global Health, Department of Clinical Sciences Malmo, Lund University, CRC, Entrance 72, Malmo University Hospital, 205 02, Malmo, Sweden
    Int J Behav Med 19:208-16. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the relationship between poor mental health and risky sexual behavior (HIV/AIDS) among a population of university students in Uganda...
  14. doi request reprint Perceived threat of violence and exposure to physical violence against foreign-born women: a Swedish population-based study
    Cecilia Fernbrant
    Division of Social Medicine and Global Health, Department of Clinical Sciences Malmo, Lund University, Sweden
    Womens Health Issues 21:206-13. 2011
    ..Violence against women is an increasing global phenomenon. Little is known about violence against foreign-born women, despite a possible increased concentration of risk factors in this group...
  15. ncbi request reprint Increased risk of psychotic disorder among immigrants in Malmö: a 3-year first-contact study
    Elizabeth Cantor-Graae
    Department of Community Medicine, Lund University, University Hospital UMAS, Malmo, Sweden
    Psychol Med 35:1155-63. 2005
    ..The aim of the current study was to compare the risks of first contact for psychotic and schizophrenic disorders among first- and second-generation immigrants to the risks in native 'Swedes'...
  16. ncbi request reprint Psychological distress among AIDS orphans in rural Uganda
    Benjamin Atwine
    Department of Community Medicine, Lund University, University Hospital UMAS, Malmo S 20502, Sweden
    Soc Sci Med 61:555-64. 2005
    ..e. vegetative symptoms, feelings of hopelessness, and suicidal ideation. High levels of psychological distress found in AIDS orphans suggest that material support alone is not sufficient for these children...
  17. ncbi request reprint Urbanicity of place of birth and symptoms of psychosis, depression and anxiety in Uganda
    Patric Lundberg
    Department of Health Sciences, Lund University, University Hospital UMAS, Malmo, Sweden
    Br J Psychiatry 195:156-62. 2009
    ..This study explored whether an urban effect might be present in a low-income country setting, where the ;urban' environment may have radically different components, for example urban architecture, pollution levels or social cohesion...
  18. ncbi request reprint Ødegaard's selection hypothesis revisited: schizophrenia in Surinamese immigrants to The Netherlands
    Jean Paul Selten
    Department of Psychiatry, University Medical Center, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Am J Psychiatry 159:669-71. 2002
    ..The incidence of schizophrenia among Surinamese immigrants to the Netherlands is high. The authors tested Ødegaard's hypothesis that this phenomenon is explained by selective migration...
  19. doi request reprint Hypothesis: social defeat is a risk factor for schizophrenia?
    Jean Paul Selten
    Br J Psychiatry Suppl 51:s9-12. 2007
    ..In humans, the chronic experience of social defeat may lead to sensitisation (and/or increased baseline activity) of the mesolimbic dopamine system and thereby increase the risk for schizophrenia...
  20. ncbi request reprint No relationship between risk of schizophrenia and prenatal exposure to stress during the Six-Day War or Yom Kippur War in Israel
    Jean Paul Selten
    Rudolf Magnus Institute of Neuroscience, Department of Psychiatry, University Medical Center, P O Box 85500, 3508 GA Utrecht, Ref Nr A00 241, The Netherlands
    Schizophr Res 63:131-5. 2003
    ..Maternal stress during pregnancy is a possible risk factor for schizophrenia in the offspring. Using data from the Israel Psychiatric Registry we examined the impact of wars in Israel...
  21. ncbi request reprint Social defeat: risk factor for schizophrenia?
    Jean Paul Selten
    Br J Psychiatry 187:101-2. 2005
    ..This increased risk may result from sensitisation of the mesolimbic dopamine system and/or increased baseline activity of this system. Data supporting the social defeat hypothesis are presented...
  22. ncbi request reprint Minor physical anomalies in schizophrenia: is age a confounding factor?
    Karin M Henriksson
    Psychol Med 38:154-6. 2008
  23. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric admissions for psychosis in Malmö during the NATO bombing of Kosovo
    Krystyna Zolkowska
    Psychiatric Clinic, University Hospital UMAS, Malmo, Sweden
    J Nerv Ment Dis 191:820-6. 2003
    ..Cumulative adversity, either solely or in combination with current stress, may possibly contribute to increased risk for psychosis among immigrants...
  24. ncbi request reprint Paternal and maternal age as risk factors for psychosis: findings from Denmark, Sweden and Australia
    Ossama El-Saadi
    Queensland Centre for Schizophrenia Research, The Park Centre for Mental Health, Wacol, Queensland Q4076, Australia
    Schizophr Res 67:227-36. 2004
    ..The aim of the current study was to examine both paternal and maternal age as risk factors for the broader category of psychosis...