William Eaton

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Genome wide association for substance dependence: convergent results from epidemiologic and research volunteer samples
    Catherine Johnson
    Molecular Neurobiology Branch, NIH IRP NIDA, Suite 3510, 333 Cassell Drive Baltimore, Maryland 21224, USA
    BMC Med Genet 9:113. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Obstetric factors, urbanization and psychosis
    W W Eaton
    Department of Mental Hygiene, School of Hygiene and Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Schizophr Res 43:117-23. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Case identification in psychiatric epidemiology: a review
    William W Eaton
    Department of Mental Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Int Rev Psychiatry 19:497-507. 2007
  4. pmc The burden of mental disorders
    William W Eaton
    Department of Mental Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Epidemiol Rev 30:1-14. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Association of schizophrenia and autoimmune diseases: linkage of Danish national registers
    William W Eaton
    Department of Mental Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 163:521-8. 2006
  6. pmc Coeliac disease and schizophrenia: population based case control study with linkage of Danish national registers
    William Eaton
    Department of Mental Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, 624 North Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    BMJ 328:438-9. 2004
  7. pmc Population-based study of first onset and chronicity in major depressive disorder
    William W Eaton
    Department of Mental Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 65:513-20. 2008
  8. pmc Epidemiology of autoimmune diseases in Denmark
    William W Eaton
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 624 North Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Autoimmun 29:1-9. 2007
  9. pmc Prevalence and incidence of depressive disorder: the Baltimore ECA follow-up, 1981-2004
    W W Eaton
    Department of Mental Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 116:182-8. 2007
  10. pmc The prevalence of 30 ICD-10 autoimmune diseases in Denmark
    William W Eaton
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Immunol Res 47:228-31. 2010

Research Grants

  1. Pilot Studies for Baltimore CPP/Pathways Followup
    William Eaton; Fiscal Year: 2005
  2. EVOLUTION OF PSYCHOPATHOLOGY IN THE POPULATION
    William Eaton; Fiscal Year: 2006
  3. Risks for Transitions in Drug use Among Urban Adults
    William Eaton; Fiscal Year: 2007
  4. Psychosis and Autoimmune Diseases in Denmark
    William Eaton; Fiscal Year: 2007
  5. PSYCHIATRIC EPIDEMIOLOGY TRAINING PROGRAM
    William Eaton; Fiscal Year: 2007
  6. Psychosis and Autoimmune Diseases in Denmark
    William Eaton; Fiscal Year: 2009
  7. Risks for Transitions in Drug use Among Urban Adults
    William Eaton; Fiscal Year: 2009
  8. EVOLUTION OF PSYCHOPATHOLOGY IN THE POPULATION
    William W Eaton; Fiscal Year: 2010
  9. Psychosis and Autoimmune Diseases in Denmark
    William W Eaton; Fiscal Year: 2010
  10. Risks for Transitions in Drug use Among Urban Adults
    William W Eaton; Fiscal Year: 2010

Detail Information

Publications69

  1. pmc Genome wide association for substance dependence: convergent results from epidemiologic and research volunteer samples
    Catherine Johnson
    Molecular Neurobiology Branch, NIH IRP NIDA, Suite 3510, 333 Cassell Drive Baltimore, Maryland 21224, USA
    BMC Med Genet 9:113. 2008
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Obstetric factors, urbanization and psychosis
    W W Eaton
    Department of Mental Hygiene, School of Hygiene and Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Schizophr Res 43:117-23. 2000
    ..In the past decade, obstetric complications have been implicated in the etiology of schizophrenia...
  3. ncbi request reprint Case identification in psychiatric epidemiology: a review
    William W Eaton
    Department of Mental Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Int Rev Psychiatry 19:497-507. 2007
    ..Many validations of these survey diagnostic instruments have been carried out...
  4. pmc The burden of mental disorders
    William W Eaton
    Department of Mental Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Epidemiol Rev 30:1-14. 2008
    ..The purpose is to provide an accessible guide to the burden of mental disorders, especially for researchers and policy makers who may not be familiar with this subfield of epidemiology...
  5. ncbi request reprint Association of schizophrenia and autoimmune diseases: linkage of Danish national registers
    William W Eaton
    Department of Mental Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 163:521-8. 2006
    ..The purpose of the study was to estimate the association of schizophrenia with these disorders as well as a range of other autoimmune diseases in a single large epidemiologic study...
  6. pmc Coeliac disease and schizophrenia: population based case control study with linkage of Danish national registers
    William Eaton
    Department of Mental Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, 624 North Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    BMJ 328:438-9. 2004
  7. pmc Population-based study of first onset and chronicity in major depressive disorder
    William W Eaton
    Department of Mental Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 65:513-20. 2008
    ..There are no studies of the natural history of major depressive disorder that lack prevalence and clinic biases...
  8. pmc Epidemiology of autoimmune diseases in Denmark
    William W Eaton
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 624 North Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Autoimmun 29:1-9. 2007
    ..Within families, aggregation is strongest for individual diseases and weak across diseases. These data confirm the importance of the autoimmune diseases as a group and suggest that common etiopathologies exist among them...
  9. pmc Prevalence and incidence of depressive disorder: the Baltimore ECA follow-up, 1981-2004
    W W Eaton
    Department of Mental Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 116:182-8. 2007
    ..To describe trends in prevalence and incidence of depressive disorder in a cohort from Eastern Baltimore...
  10. pmc The prevalence of 30 ICD-10 autoimmune diseases in Denmark
    William W Eaton
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Immunol Res 47:228-31. 2010
    ..The prevalences vary from 0.06/1,000 for Pemphigus to 8.94/1,000 for Type 1 diabetes. Nearly 4% of the population had one or more autoimmune disease. The general conclusion is that autoimmune diseases as an aggregate are common...
  11. ncbi request reprint Obstetric complications and risk for severe psychopathology in childhood
    W W Eaton
    Department of Mental Hygiene, School of Hygiene and Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 31:279-85. 2001
    ..There was no diagnostic group that stood out as different with respect to obstetric complications. These results are consistent with the hypothesis of the continuum of reproductive casualty...
  12. pmc Autoimmune diseases, bipolar disorder, and non-affective psychosis
    William W Eaton
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Bipolar Disord 12:638-46. 2010
    ..The objective was to determine the degree to which 30 different autoimmune diseases are antecedent risk factors for bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, and non-affective psychosis...
  13. ncbi request reprint The logic for a conception-to-death cohort study
    William Eaton
    Department of Mental Hygiene, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 12:445-51. 2002
    ..A conception-to-death cohort study would provide information on disease, human development, environmental risk and protective factors, and public health that will not be achievable by any other research design...
  14. ncbi request reprint Infection and thyroid autoimmunity: A seroepidemiologic study of TPOaAb
    Ellen E Wasserman
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Autoimmunity 42:439-46. 2009
    ..These findings require further investigation. We believe that if T. gondii is in fact confirmed to trigger or enhance a TPOaAb response, the most likely mechanism involved is the bystander effect...
  15. ncbi request reprint Incident hypertension associated with depression in the Baltimore Epidemiologic Catchment area follow-up study
    Christina M Meyer
    Department of Medicine, Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD 21204, USA
    J Affect Disord 83:127-33. 2004
    ..This study evaluates the role of depression as a specific risk factor for hypertension...
  16. ncbi request reprint Migraine headaches are not associated with a unique depressive symptom profile: results from the Baltimore Epidemiologic Catchment Area Study
    Amanda Kalaydjian
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Psychosom Res 63:123-9. 2007
    ..There is a well-established link between migraine headaches and depression. However, it is unclear whether individuals with migraine experience a unique profile of depressive symptoms in comparison to individuals without migraine...
  17. pmc History of manic and hypomanic episodes and risk of incident cardiovascular disease: 11.5 year follow-up from the Baltimore Epidemiologic Catchment Area Study
    Christine M Ramsey
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21224, United States
    J Affect Disord 125:35-41. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study is to examine history of manic and hypomanic episodes as an independent risk factor for cardiovascular disease (CVD) during an 11.5 year follow-up of the Baltimore Epidemiologic Catchment Area Follow-up Study...
  18. doi request reprint Personality disorders and traits as predictors of incident cardiovascular disease: findings from the 23-year follow-up of the Baltimore ECA study
    Hochang Benjamin Lee
    The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 4th Floor, 5300 Alpha Commons Drive, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    Psychosomatics 51:289-96. 2010
    ..Over the past several decades, the relationship between personality traits and heart disease has interested clinicians and researchers alike...
  19. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic position and major mental disorders
    Carles Muntaner
    Department of Family and Community Health, School of Nursing, University of Maryland Baltimore, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Epidemiol Rev 26:53-62. 2004
  20. pmc Self-reported extremely adverse life events and longitudinal changes in five-factor model personality traits in an urban sample
    Corinna E Lockenhoff
    Laboratory of Personality and Cognition, National Institute on Aging, NIH, DHHS, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Trauma Stress 22:53-9. 2009
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  21. ncbi request reprint Agoraphobia in adults: incidence and longitudinal relationship with panic
    O Joseph Bienvenu
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 North Wolfe Street, Meyer 101, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Br J Psychiatry 188:432-8. 2006
    ..Theories regarding how spontaneous panic and agoraphobia relate are based mostly on cross-sectional and/or clinic data...
  22. pmc Asthma and suicidal ideation with and without suicide attempts among adults in the United States: what is the role of cigarette smoking and mental disorders?
    Diana E Clarke
    Department of Mental Health, The Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 100:439-46. 2008
    ..In addition, studies need to examine many common risk factors that may play a role in the association between asthma and suicidal ideation and suicide behavior...
  23. pmc Participant characteristics that influence consent for genetic research in a population-based survey: the Baltimore epidemiologic catchment area follow-up
    Briana Mezuk
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Community Genet 11:171-8. 2008
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Mental health disparities across education and sex: a prospective analysis examining how they persist over the life course
    Richard A Miech
    Department of Mental Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 60:93-8. 2005
    ....
  25. pmc Depression and cancer risk: 24 years of follow-up of the Baltimore Epidemiologic Catchment Area sample
    Alden L Gross
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 21:191-9. 2010
    ..The objective was to characterize the relationship between depression and incident cancer. Few studies have employed population-based prospective data on subtypes of cancer to address the question...
  26. doi request reprint The effect of social networks and social support on mental health services use, following a life event, among the Baltimore Epidemiologic Catchment Area cohort
    Pallab K Maulik
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 624 N Broadway St, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 38:29-50. 2011
    ..Overall, social support rather than social networks were more strongly associated with increased mental health service use following a life event. The implications for service delivery and program development are discussed...
  27. pmc Apathy and cognitive and functional decline in community-dwelling older adults: results from the Baltimore ECA longitudinal study
    Diana E Clarke
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Int Psychogeriatr 22:819-29. 2010
    ..This study examines the relationships between apathy and cognitive and functional declines in non-depressed community-based older adults...
  28. pmc Increased risk of suicidal ideation in smokers and former smokers compared to never smokers: evidence from the Baltimore ECA follow-up study
    Diana E Clarke
    Department of Mental Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 40:307-18. 2010
    ..Smoking cessation might be beneficial for some suicide prevention efforts...
  29. pmc The role of social network and support in mental health service use: findings from the Baltimore ECA study
    Pallab K Maulik
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, 624 N Broadway St, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 60:1222-9. 2009
    ..A significant number of people with mental illness do not use mental health services to receive treatment for their symptoms. This study examined the hypothesis that social network and social support affect mental health service use...
  30. ncbi request reprint Anxiety and depressive disorders and the five-factor model of personality: a higher- and lower-order personality trait investigation in a community sample
    O Joseph Bienvenu
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Depress Anxiety 20:92-7. 2004
    ..Neuroticism in particular was related to acuity of disorder. Longitudinal study is necessary to differentiate state versus pathoplastic effects...
  31. ncbi request reprint Labor market experience, work organization, gender inequalities and health status: results from a prospective analysis of US employed women
    Patricia O'Campo
    Department of Population and Family Health Sciences, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore MD 21205, USA
    Soc Sci Med 58:585-94. 2004
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Social network characteristics and cognition in middle-aged and older adults
    Ronald E Holtzman
    Department of Mental Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, 624 North Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 59:P278-84. 2004
    ..The findings suggest that interaction in larger social networks is a marker that portends less cognitive decline, and that distinct associational paths link interpersonal activity and emotional support to cognitive function...
  33. ncbi request reprint Work organization, area labor-market characteristics, and depression among U.S. nursing home workers: a cross-classified multilevel analysis
    Carles Muntaner
    Department of Behavioral and Community Health Nursing, University of Maryland Baltimore, 655 West Lombard Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Int J Occup Environ Health 10:392-400. 2004
    ..The deregulation of the nursing home industry that accompanies globalization is likely to adversely affect the mental health of nursing home assistants...
  34. doi request reprint Mediating effect of mental disorders in the pathway between life events and mental health services use: results from the Baltimore Epidemiologic Catchment Area study
    Pallab K Maulik
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 198:187-93. 2010
    ..Future research should investigate the role of such factors as mediators for mental health service use...
  35. doi request reprint Restless legs syndrome is associated with DSM-IV major depressive disorder and panic disorder in the community
    Hochang B Lee
    Division of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neuropsychiartry, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 20:101-5. 2008
    ..9 [3.6, 46.0]) and comorbidity of major depressive disorder and panic disorder (9.7 [1.4, 69.0]) in the past 12 months suggested a strong association between restless legs syndrome and major depressive disorder and/or panic disorder...
  36. ncbi request reprint Race and restless legs syndrome symptoms in an adult community sample in east Baltimore
    Hochang B Lee
    Division of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neuropsychiatry, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 550 North Broadway, Suite 308, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Sleep Med 7:642-5. 2006
    ..We compared the prevalence of RLS in African-Americans and Caucasians in a biracial community sample as part of Wave IV of the Baltimore Health and Mental Health Study...
  37. ncbi request reprint Epidemiologic evidence on the comorbidity of depression and diabetes
    William W Eaton
    Department of Mental Hygiene, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, 624 North Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Psychosom Res 53:903-6. 2002
    ..The size of the effects is fairly consistent among the small number of studies and not trivial. Possibilities for future epidemiologic research on comorbidity are discussed...
  38. ncbi request reprint Maternal thyroid autoantibodies during the third trimester and hearing deficits in children: an epidemiologic assessment
    Ellen E Wasserman
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD
    Am J Epidemiol 167:701-10. 2008
    ..These data suggest that antenatal exposure to maternal TPOaAb during the third trimester of pregnancy is associated with impaired auditory development...
  39. ncbi request reprint Major depression and cognitive decline after 11.5 years: findings from the ECA study
    Adam Rosenblatt
    Department of Psychiatry, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 600 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 191:827-30. 2003
  40. pmc Prevalence and correlates of hoarding behavior in a community-based sample
    Jack F Samuels
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 N Wolfe Street, Meyer 109, Baltimore, MD 21287 7228, USA
    Behav Res Ther 46:836-44. 2008
    ..These findings suggest that hoarding may be relatively prevalent and that alcohol dependence, personality disorder traits, and specific childhood adversities are associated with hoarding in the community...
  41. pmc The stability of DSM personality disorders over twelve to eighteen years
    Gerald Nestadt
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Meyer 113, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 44:1-7. 2010
    ..The aim of this study is to investigate the stability of DSM-III personality disorders in a community sample of eastern Baltimore residents unselected for treatment...
  42. ncbi request reprint Is obesity associated with major depression? Results from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Chiadi U Onyike
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 158:1139-47. 2003
    ..Prospective studies will be necessary to clarify the obesity-depression relation but await the identification of potential risk factors for depression in the obese...
  43. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of personality disorders in a community sample
    Jack Samuels
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Br J Psychiatry 180:536-42. 2002
    ..Knowledge of the prevalence and correlates of personality disorders in the community is important for identifying treatment needs and for provision of psychiatric services...
  44. ncbi request reprint Hopelessness, depression, substance disorder, and suicidality--a 13-year community-based study
    Wen Hung Kuo
    Dept of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 39:497-501. 2004
    ..Using a longitudinal study design with a community sample of more than 3,000 participants, we aimed to examine if hopelessness was a long-term predictor of suicidal behaviors...
  45. ncbi request reprint Internet-based mental health interventions
    Michele L Ybarra
    Center for Adolescent Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Ment Health Serv Res 7:75-87. 2005
    ..The number of studies addressing child disorders lags behind those of adults. More research is needed to address methodological issues of Internet-based treatments...
  46. ncbi request reprint Latent structure of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fourth Edition personality disorder criteria
    Gerald Nestadt
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 47:54-62. 2006
    ..The relationship between the obtained personality disorder dimensions and measures of functioning and disability was examined...
  47. pmc Personality disorder traits as predictors of subsequent first-onset panic disorder or agoraphobia
    O Joseph Bienvenu
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 50:209-14. 2009
    ..These results suggest that avoidant and dependent personality traits are predisposing factors, or at least markers of risk, for panic disorder and agoraphobia-not simply epiphenomena...
  48. ncbi request reprint Methods for evaluating the performance of diagnostic tests in the absence of a gold standard: a latent class model approach
    Elizabeth S Garrett
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Division of Biostatistics, Oncology Center, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Stat Med 21:1289-307. 2002
    ..These methods are applied to diagnostic criteria for depression using Baltimore's Epidemiologic Catchment Area Study Wave 3 data...
  49. pmc The relationship between the five-factor model and latent Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fourth Edition personality disorder dimensions
    Gerald Nestadt
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 49:98-105. 2008
    ..Whether additional maladaptive traits would better define the domain of PDs remains an important objective for future research...
  50. ncbi request reprint Personality dimensions and criminal arrest
    Jack Samuels
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 45:275-80. 2004
    ..The results suggest that specific dimensions of normal personality are related to criminal arrest in the community...
  51. doi request reprint Health insurance coverage among persons with schizophrenia in the United States
    Elizabeth Khaykin
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 61:830-4. 2010
    ..This study estimated the rates of health insurance coverage in the U.S. civilian noninstitutionalized population with schizophrenia and assessed whether basic access to health care varied across health insurance categories...
  52. ncbi request reprint Asthma and the risk of panic attacks among adults in the community
    Renee D Goodwin
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Psychol Med 33:879-85. 2003
    ..The study was designed to determine the association between self-reported asthma and the risk, persistence and severity of panic attacks among adults in the community...
  53. ncbi request reprint Parental socio-economic status and risk of first admission with schizophrenia- a Danish national register based study
    Majella Byrne
    National Centre for Register Based Research, Aarhus University, Taasingegade 1, Aarhus 8000 C, Denmark
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 39:87-96. 2004
    ....
  54. pmc Mild cognitive impairment in early life and mental health problems in adulthood
    Chuan Yu Chen
    Division of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Research, National Health Research Institutes, Taiwan
    Am J Public Health 96:1772-8. 2006
    ..We also explored early risk factors for having mental health problems as a young adult that might be related to preschool differences in cognitive ability...
  55. ncbi request reprint Marital and labor market status in the long run in schizophrenia
    Esben Agerbo
    National Centre for Register Based Research, University of Aarhus, Taasingegade 1, Aarhus 8000 C, Denmark
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 61:28-33. 2004
    ..Singleness and unemployment increase the risk of schizophrenia. Schizophrenia subsequently increases the risk of singleness and unemployment...
  56. ncbi request reprint Mild disorders should not be eliminated from the DSM-V
    Ronald C Kessler
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, 180 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 60:1117-22. 2003
    ..High prevalence estimates in epidemiological surveys have led to concerns that the DSM system is overly inclusive and that mild cases should be excluded from future DSM editions...
  57. ncbi request reprint Parental age and risk of schizophrenia: a case-control study
    Majella Byrne
    National Centre for Register Based Research, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 60:673-8. 2003
    ..We investigated the risk of schizophrenia associated with parental age, adjusting for known risk factors for schizophrenia, including family psychiatric history, and controlling for socioeconomic and demographic factors...
  58. pmc Asthma, suicidal ideation, and suicide attempts: findings from the Baltimore epidemiologic catchment area follow-up
    Renee D Goodwin
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 722 West 168th Street, Room 1706, New York, NY 10032
    Am J Public Health 95:717-22. 2005
    ..We examined cross-sectional and longitudinal associations between asthma, suicidal ideation, and suicide attempt among adults in the community...
  59. pmc Epidemiology of schizophrenia: review of findings and myths
    Erick L Messias
    Department of Psychiatry and Health Behavior, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 30:323-38. 2007
    ..It also discusses some pervasive misconceptions about schizophrenia epidemiology, such as universal distribution and gender equality...
  60. doi request reprint Diabetes mellitus and schizophrenia
    Preben Bo Mortensen
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 65:237-8. 2008
  61. ncbi request reprint Disparities in psychological distress across education and sex: a longitudinal analysis of their persistence within a cohort over 19 years
    Richard Miech
    Department of Health and Behavioral Sciences, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO 80217, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 17:289-95. 2007
    ....
  62. ncbi request reprint Testing the Paleolithic-human-warfare hypothesis of blood-injection phobia in the Baltimore ECA Follow-up Study--towards a more etiologically-based conceptualization for DSM-V
    H Stefan Bracha
    National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Pacific Islands Division Department of Veterans Affairs, Pacific Islands Health Care System, Spark M Matsunaga Medical Center, Honolulu, HI 96813 2830, United States
    J Affect Disord 97:1-4. 2007
    ..The study presented here tests the key a priori prediction of this hypothesis-that current blood-injection phobia will have higher prevalence in reproductive-age women than in post-menopausal women...
  63. ncbi request reprint Varying temporal criteria for generalized anxiety disorder: prevalence and clinical characteristics in a young age cohort
    Jules Angst
    Zurich University Psychiatric Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Psychol Med 36:1283-92. 2006
    ..This study questions the 6-month duration criterion for generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) used in DSM-III-R and DSM-IV...
  64. pmc The influence of educational attainment on depression and risk of type 2 diabetes
    Briana Mezuk
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan, 3644 SPH Tower, 109 Observatory, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:1480-5. 2008
    ..We investigated the association between major depressive disorder and type 2 diabetes, whether that association is explained by health behaviors, and whether it is influenced by educational attainment...
  65. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for autism: perinatal factors, parental psychiatric history, and socioeconomic status
    Heidi Jeanet Larsson
    North Atlantic Neuro Epidemiology Alliances, Department of Epidemiology and Social Medicine, University of Aarhus, Aarhus, Denmark
    Am J Epidemiol 161:916-25; discussion 926-8. 2005
    ..Results suggest that prenatal environmental factors and parental psychopathology are associated with the risk of autism. These factors seem to act independently...
  66. ncbi request reprint Obstetric conditions and risk of first admission with schizophrenia: a Danish national register based study
    Majella Byrne
    National Centre for Register Based Research, Aarhus University, Taasingegade 1, Aarhus 8000 C, Denmark
    Schizophr Res 97:51-9. 2007
    ....
  67. pmc Urinary incontinence and psychological distress in community-dwelling older adults
    Hillary R Bogner
    Department of Family Practice and Community Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 50:489-95. 2002
    ..We hypothesized that persons with UI associated with condition-specific functional loss would be most likely to report psychological distress...
  68. ncbi request reprint County level socioeconomic position, work organization and depression disorder: a repeated measures cross-classified multilevel analysis of low-income nursing home workers
    Carles Muntaner
    Department of Social, Policy and Prevention Research, Center for Addictions and Mental Health, University of Toronto and Institute for Work and Health, Suite 618, 250 College Street, Toronto, Canada ON M5 T 1R8
    Health Place 12:688-700. 2006
    ....
  69. ncbi request reprint The longitudinal relationship between personality disorder dimensions and global functioning in a community-residing population
    Jin Pyo Hong
    Department of Psychiatry, Asian Medical Center, School of Medicine, Ulsan University, Seoul, Korea
    Psychol Med 35:891-5. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate, in a community-residing population, the longitudinal relationship between psychiatrist-assessed personality disorder scores and global functioning 13-18 years later...

Research Grants36

  1. Pilot Studies for Baltimore CPP/Pathways Followup
    William Eaton; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The results will generate new information about early influences on a large range of prevalent, disabling and fatal health conditions. ..
  2. EVOLUTION OF PSYCHOPATHOLOGY IN THE POPULATION
    William Eaton; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The proposal includes plans to make anonymous data available for public use. ..
  3. Risks for Transitions in Drug use Among Urban Adults
    William Eaton; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..These prevention strategies can be most effective when targeting risk and protective factors for which there is credible evidence of a potential causal influence such as we propose to gather. ..
  4. Psychosis and Autoimmune Diseases in Denmark
    William Eaton; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  5. PSYCHIATRIC EPIDEMIOLOGY TRAINING PROGRAM
    William Eaton; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Recent graduates have chosen excellent positions from a range of opportunities in government, the health care industry, and academia. ..
  6. Psychosis and Autoimmune Diseases in Denmark
    William Eaton; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  7. Risks for Transitions in Drug use Among Urban Adults
    William Eaton; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..These prevention strategies can be most effective when targeting risk and protective factors for which there is credible evidence of a potential causal influence such as we propose to gather. ..
  8. EVOLUTION OF PSYCHOPATHOLOGY IN THE POPULATION
    William W Eaton; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..It will show the consequences of receiving, and not receiving, treatment for common mental disorders. Documentation of mortality, costs, and consequences provides basic information for the public health approach to mental disorders. ..
  9. Psychosis and Autoimmune Diseases in Denmark
    William W Eaton; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  10. Risks for Transitions in Drug use Among Urban Adults
    William W Eaton; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..These prevention strategies can be most effective when targeting risk and protective factors for which there is credible evidence of a potential causal influence such as we propose to gather. ..
  11. BIRTH RISK AND SEVERE MENTAL DISORDERS IN DENMARK
    William Eaton; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  12. EVOLUTION OF PSYCHOPATHOLOGY IN THE POPULATION
    William Eaton; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..Heretofore unknown predictors of continuation and termination of psychopathology in the middle part of the life span will be described...
  13. EVOLUTION OF PSYCHOPATHOLOGY IN THE POPULATION
    William Eaton; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  14. EVOLUTION OF PSYCHOPATHOLOGY IN THE POPULATION
    William Eaton; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..It will show the consequences of receiving, and not receiving, treatment for common mental disorders. Documentation of mortality, costs, and consequences provides basic information for the public health approach to mental disorders. ..