E J Bromet

Summary

Affiliation: Stony Brook University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Distinguishing between first-admission schizophreniform disorder and schizophrenia
    Bushra Naz
    Department of Psychiatry, State University of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8790, USA
    Schizophr Res 62:51-8. 2003
  2. pmc Determinants of participation in a longitudinal two-stage study of the health consequences of the Chornobyl nuclear power plant accident
    Lin T Guey
    Spanish National Cancer Research Center CNIO, C Melchor Fernandez Almagro 3, E 28029 Madrid, Spain
    BMC Med Res Methodol 8:27. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Mental health consequences of the Chernobyl disaster
    Evelyn J Bromet
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, Stony Brook University School of Medicine, Putnam Hall South Campus, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8790, USA
    J Radiol Prot 32:N71-5. 2012
  4. pmc Diagnostic shifts during the decade following first admission for psychosis
    Evelyn J Bromet
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, Stony Brook University School of Medicine, NY 11794 8790, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 168:1186-94. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Psychological and perceived health effects of the Chernobyl disaster: a 20-year review
    Evelyn J Bromet
    Department of Psychiatry, State University of New York at Stony Brook, NY 11794 8790, USA
    Health Phys 93:516-21. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Suicide ideation, plans and attempts in Ukraine: findings from the Ukraine World Mental Health Survey
    Evelyn J Bromet
    Department of Psychiatry, State University of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8790, USA
    Psychol Med 37:807-19. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Psychological aftermath of the Lviv air show disaster: a prospective controlled study
    E J Bromet
    Department of Psychiatry, State University of New York at Stony Brook, NY 11794 8790, USA
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 112:194-200. 2005
  8. pmc Subjective health legacy of the Chornobyl accident: a comparative study of 19-year olds in Kyiv
    Evelyn J Bromet
    Department of Psychiatry, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY, USA
    BMC Public Health 9:417. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Growing up in the shadow of Chornobyl: adolescents' risk perceptions and mental health
    Evelyn J Bromet
    Department of Psychiatry, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 46:393-402. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of psychiatric and alcohol disorders in Ukraine: findings from the Ukraine World Mental Health survey
    Evelyn J Bromet
    Department of Psychiatry, State University or New York Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8790, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 40:681-90. 2005

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Publications56

  1. ncbi request reprint Distinguishing between first-admission schizophreniform disorder and schizophrenia
    Bushra Naz
    Department of Psychiatry, State University of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8790, USA
    Schizophr Res 62:51-8. 2003
    ..atypical cases of affective disorders, (2). cases of schizophrenia in early course, or (3). a heterogeneous group of disorders including a subgroup with benign course and outcome which maintains this diagnosis in the long term...
  2. pmc Determinants of participation in a longitudinal two-stage study of the health consequences of the Chornobyl nuclear power plant accident
    Lin T Guey
    Spanish National Cancer Research Center CNIO, C Melchor Fernandez Almagro 3, E 28029 Madrid, Spain
    BMC Med Res Methodol 8:27. 2008
    ..We examined the factors associated with participation in a longitudinal two-stage study conducted in Kyiv following the 1986 Chornobyl nuclear power plant accident...
  3. doi request reprint Mental health consequences of the Chernobyl disaster
    Evelyn J Bromet
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, Stony Brook University School of Medicine, Putnam Hall South Campus, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8790, USA
    J Radiol Prot 32:N71-5. 2012
    ..Moreover, given the comorbidity of mental and physical health, the findings support the value of training non-psychiatrist physicians in recognizing and treating common mental health problems like depression in Fukushima patients...
  4. pmc Diagnostic shifts during the decade following first admission for psychosis
    Evelyn J Bromet
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, Stony Brook University School of Medicine, NY 11794 8790, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 168:1186-94. 2011
    ..Diagnostic shifts have been prospectively examined in the short term, but the long-term stability of diagnoses has rarely been evaluated. The authors examined diagnostic shifts over a 10-year follow-up period...
  5. ncbi request reprint Psychological and perceived health effects of the Chernobyl disaster: a 20-year review
    Evelyn J Bromet
    Department of Psychiatry, State University of New York at Stony Brook, NY 11794 8790, USA
    Health Phys 93:516-21. 2007
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  6. ncbi request reprint Suicide ideation, plans and attempts in Ukraine: findings from the Ukraine World Mental Health Survey
    Evelyn J Bromet
    Department of Psychiatry, State University of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8790, USA
    Psychol Med 37:807-19. 2007
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Psychological aftermath of the Lviv air show disaster: a prospective controlled study
    E J Bromet
    Department of Psychiatry, State University of New York at Stony Brook, NY 11794 8790, USA
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 112:194-200. 2005
    ..To investigate the psychological aftermath of an air show disaster using prospectively obtained epidemiologic data...
  8. pmc Subjective health legacy of the Chornobyl accident: a comparative study of 19-year olds in Kyiv
    Evelyn J Bromet
    Department of Psychiatry, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY, USA
    BMC Public Health 9:417. 2009
    ..This study examines health perceptions of Ukrainian adolescents exposed to radioactive fallout in utero or as infants, and the epidemiologic and Chornobyl-related influences on self-reported health...
  9. doi request reprint Growing up in the shadow of Chornobyl: adolescents' risk perceptions and mental health
    Evelyn J Bromet
    Department of Psychiatry, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 46:393-402. 2011
    ..This study examined Chornobyl-related risk perceptions and their relationship to mental health in adolescents raised in Kyiv in the aftermath of the accident...
  10. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of psychiatric and alcohol disorders in Ukraine: findings from the Ukraine World Mental Health survey
    Evelyn J Bromet
    Department of Psychiatry, State University or New York Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8790, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 40:681-90. 2005
    ..The Ukraine WMH survey is the first psychiatric epidemiologic study in a former Soviet Union country to administer a structured psychiatric interview to a nationally representative sample...
  11. pmc Somatic symptoms in women 11 years after the Chornobyl accident: prevalence and risk factors
    Evelyn J Bromet
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, State University of New York, Stony Brook, New York 11794 8790, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 110:625-9. 2002
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  12. ncbi request reprint Time to remission and relapse after the first hospital admission in severe bipolar disorder
    Evelyn J Bromet
    Dept of Psychiatry, Putnam Hall South Campus, SUNY at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8790, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 40:106-13. 2005
    ..Using a cohort from the Suffolk County Mental Health Project, we describe these temporal patterns and their relationships with childhood, illness, and treatment characteristics...
  13. doi request reprint A 25 year retrospective review of the psychological consequences of the Chernobyl accident
    E J Bromet
    Department of Psychiatry and Preventive Medicine, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York 11794 8790, USA
    Clin Oncol (R Coll Radiol) 23:297-305. 2011
    ..The unmet need for mental health care in affected regions remains an important public health challenge 25 years later. Future research is needed that combines physical and mental health outcome measures to complete the clinical picture...
  14. ncbi request reprint Long-term diagnostic stability and outcome in recent first-episode cohort studies of schizophrenia
    Evelyn J Bromet
    Department of Pyschiatry and Behavioral Science, Putnam Hall South Campus, Stony Brook University, NY 11794 8790, USA
    Schizophr Bull 31:639-49. 2005
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  15. ncbi request reprint Congruence of diagnoses 2 years after a first-admission diagnosis of psychosis
    J E Schwartz
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, State University of New York at Stony Brook, 11794 8790, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 57:593-600. 2000
    ..This study evaluates the stability of research diagnoses in a heterogeneous first-admission sample with psychosis...
  16. ncbi request reprint Children's well-being 11 years after the Chornobyl catastrophe
    E J Bromet
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, State University of New York at Stony Brook, 11794 8790, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 57:563-71. 2000
    ..This study assessed the aftermath of the 1986 Chornobyl disaster in children evacuated to Kyiv from the contaminated zone surrounding the nuclear power facility...
  17. doi request reprint The Chornobyl accident and cognitive functioning: a follow-up study of infant evacuees at age 19 years
    D P Taormina
    Department of Psychiatry, State University of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY, USA
    Psychol Med 38:489-97. 2008
    ..This study re-examined the children's performance and academic achievement at age 19 years...
  18. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis and six-month stability of negative symptoms in psychotic disorders
    S Fennig
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, State University of New York at Stony Brook 11794-8790, USA
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 246:63-70. 1996
    ..Our results point to the existence and enduring quality of negative symptoms in the early phase of psychosis and its specificity to schizophrenia even at this early stage...
  19. ncbi request reprint Conduct disorder and mania: what does it mean in adults
    G A Carlson
    Putman Hall, State University of New York at Stony Brook, 11794 8790, USA
    J Affect Disord 48:199-205. 1998
    ..Because of the relationship between childhood behavior disorders and adult substance abuse, we hypothesized that substance abusing adult bipolars were more likely to have had behavior disorders as children than nonabusing bipolar adults...
  20. ncbi request reprint Remission and relapse after the first hospital admission in psychotic depression: a 4-year naturalistic follow-up
    Bushra Naz
    Department of Psychiatry, State University of New York at Stony Brook, NY 11794 8790, USA
    Psychol Med 37:1173-81. 2007
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  21. pmc Smoking initiation and nicotine dependence symptoms in Ukraine: findings from the Ukraine World Mental Health survey
    Charles P M Webb
    Department of Psychiatry, Stony Brook University, NY 11794 8790, USA
    Public Health 121:663-72. 2007
    ..This study examined the personal, familial and psychiatric risk factors for smoking initiation and development of nicotine dependence symptoms in Ukraine...
  22. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of heavy alcohol use in Ukraine: findings from the world mental health survey
    Charles P M Webb
    Department of Psychiatry, State University of New York at Stony Brook, NY 11794 8790, USA
    Alcohol Alcohol 40:327-35. 2005
    ..To describe the epidemiology of heavy alcohol use in Ukraine, using data from the world mental health (WMH) survey in Ukraine...
  23. ncbi request reprint Antidepressant-associated switches from depression to mania in severe bipolar disorder
    Gabrielle A Carlson
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8790, USA
    Bipolar Disord 9:851-9. 2007
    ..To determine whether switching from depression to mania is part of the natural history of bipolar illness or results from antidepressant (AD) treatment by examining bipolar patients with psychosis early in their illness course...
  24. pmc Smoking in schizophrenia: diagnostic specificity, symptom correlates, and illness severity
    Roman Kotov
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stony Brook University, Putnam Hall South Campus, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8790, USA
    Schizophr Bull 36:173-81. 2010
    ..However, the supporting data come primarily from cross-sectional studies, which are susceptible to confounding. Our aim was to test specificity of this link longitudinally in an epidemiologic sample...
  25. ncbi request reprint Service use and outcomes of first-admission patients with psychotic disorders in the Suffolk County Mental Health Project
    Ramin Mojtabai
    Department of Psychiatry, Beth Israel Medical Center, First Ave at 16th St, New York, NY 10010, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 162:1291-8. 2005
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  26. pmc Cannabis use and the course of schizophrenia: 10-year follow-up after first hospitalization
    Daniel J Foti
    Department of Psychology, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794 2500, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 167:987-93. 2010
    ..The authors examined the relationship between cannabis use and the course of illness in schizophrenia over 10 years of follow-up after first psychiatric hospitalization...
  27. pmc Exposure, probable PTSD and lower respiratory illness among World Trade Center rescue, recovery and clean-up workers
    B J Luft
    Department of Medicine, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794, USA
    Psychol Med 42:1069-79. 2012
    ..The current study examined this link and evaluated contributions of WTC exposures...
  28. ncbi request reprint Trauma exposure and posttraumatic stress disorder in psychosis: findings from a first-admission cohort
    Yuval Neria
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, State University of New York at Stony Brook, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 70:246-51. 2002
    ..The findings highlight the importance of systematically ascertaining trauma histories in patients with psychotic disorders...
  29. ncbi request reprint Rates and predictors of developing a manic or hypomanic episode 1 to 2 years following a first hospitalization for major depression with psychotic features
    Melissa P DelBello
    The Bipolar and Psychotic Disorders Research Program, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267 0559, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 13:173-85. 2003
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  30. ncbi request reprint Atypical antipsychotics in first admission schizophrenia: medication continuation and outcomes
    Ramin Mojtabai
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia Universty, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, USA
    Schizophr Bull 29:519-30. 2003
    ..We conclude that in usual practice settings, as in randomized clinical trials, atypical agents are associated with improved treatment continuation and outcomes...
  31. ncbi request reprint Age at onset, childhood psychopathology, and 2-year outcome in psychotic bipolar disorder
    Gabrielle A Carlson
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, State University of New York at Stony Brook, 11794 8790, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 159:307-9. 2002
    ..The relationships of age at onset and childhood psychopathology to 2-year clinical and functional outcomes in first-admission patients with bipolar I disorder were examined...
  32. ncbi request reprint Gaps in use of antipsychotics after discharge by first-admission patients with schizophrenia, 1989 to 1996
    Ramin Mojtabai
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 53:337-9. 2002
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  33. pmc Cross-national comparisons: problems in interpretation when studies are based on prevalent cases
    Evelyn J Bromet
    Department of Psychiatry, SUNY Stony Brook, Putnam Hall South Campus, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8790, USA
    Schizophr Bull 34:256-7. 2008
  34. doi request reprint Descriptive epidemiology of intimate partner aggression in Ukraine
    K DANIEL O'LEARY
    Dept of Psychiatry, Stony Brook University, Putnam Hall South Campus, Stony Brook, NY, 11794 8790, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 43:619-26. 2008
    ..Using data from the World Mental Health (WMH) survey in Ukraine, we present the first population-based findings on the descriptive epidemiology of partner aggression among married adults...
  35. ncbi request reprint Assaultive trauma and illness course in psychotic bipolar disorder: findings from the Suffolk county mental health project
    Y Neria
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University and Anxiety Disorder Clinic, New York State Psychiatric Institute, NY 10032, USA
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 111:380-3. 2005
    ..Little is known about the relationship of assaultive trauma to clinical and functional outcome in patients with bipolar disorder...
  36. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for conduct problems and depressive symptoms in a cohort of Ukrainian children
    Deborah A G Drabick
    Department of Psychology, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 19122, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 35:244-52. 2006
    ..Emotional lability was related specifically to conduct problems, and maternal punishment was related specifically to depressive symptoms...
  37. pmc Cross-national prevalence and risk factors for suicidal ideation, plans and attempts
    Matthew K Nock
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Br J Psychiatry 192:98-105. 2008
    ..Suicide is a leading cause of death worldwide; however, the prevalence and risk factors for the immediate precursors to suicide - suicidal ideation, plans and attempts - are not wellknown, especially in low- and middle-income countries...
  38. ncbi request reprint Obsessive-compulsive and panic symptoms in patients with first-admission psychosis
    Thomas Craig
    VA Office of Quality and Performance, Washington, DC, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 159:592-8. 2002
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  39. ncbi request reprint Are patients enrolled in first episode psychosis drug trials representative of patients treated in routine clinical practice?
    Jonathan Rabinowitz
    Department of Social Work, Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan, Israel
    Schizophr Res 61:149-55. 2003
    ..Thus, it is not clear to what extent results are generalizable to most individuals treated for a psychotic illness who may not be eligible for such trials...
  40. ncbi request reprint Prevalence, severity, and unmet need for treatment of mental disorders in the World Health Organization World Mental Health Surveys
    Koen Demyttenaere
    JAMA 291:2581-90. 2004
    ..Little is known about the extent or severity of untreated mental disorders, especially in less-developed countries...
  41. ncbi request reprint Does racial bias influence psychiatric diagnoses assigned at first hospitalization?
    Nancy L Sohler
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine, NY 10467 2490, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 38:463-72. 2003
    ..This study tests whether racial bias influences diagnoses assigned to patients at discharge from their first psychiatric hospitalization...
  42. ncbi request reprint Mental disorders among persons with chronic back or neck pain: results from the World Mental Health Surveys
    Koen Demyttenaere
    Department of Neurosciences and Psychiatry, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Herestraat 49, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Pain 129:332-42. 2007
    ..The association of mental disorders with back/neck pain showed a consistent pattern across both developed and developing countries...
  43. ncbi request reprint Medication use patterns and two-year outcome in first-admission patients with major depressive disorder with psychotic features
    Thomas J Craig
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Office of Quality and Performance, Washington, DC 20024, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 48:497-503. 2007
    ..This study examined the patterns and predictors of medication use and 24-month course/outcome in first-admission patients with major depressive disorder with psychotic features (MDD/P)...
  44. pmc Use of mental health services for anxiety, mood, and substance disorders in 17 countries in the WHO world mental health surveys
    Philip S Wang
    Division of Services and Intervention Research, National Institute of Mental Health, Rockville, MD, USA
    Lancet 370:841-50. 2007
    ..We describe mental health care in 17 countries participating in the WHO world mental health (WMH) survey initiative and examine unmet needs for treatment...
  45. ncbi request reprint Mortality among first-admission patients with psychosis
    Thomas J Craig
    Office of Quality and Performance, Department of Veterans Affairs, Washington, DC 20420, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 47:246-51. 2006
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  46. ncbi request reprint Are there racial differences in the way patients with psychotic disorders are treated at their first hospitalization?
    Nancy L Sohler
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10437 2490, USA
    Psychol Med 34:705-18. 2004
    ..It is still uncertain, however, whether these differences exist at the early stages of treatment...
  47. ncbi request reprint Clinical characteristics, 4-year course, and DSM-IV classification of patients with nonaffective acute remitting psychosis
    Ramin Mojtabai
    Departments of Psychiatry and Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NewYork, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 160:2108-15. 2003
    ..The authors examined the clinical characteristics and 48-month illness course of cases of nonaffective acute remitting psychosis and described the classification of these cases in the DSM-IV system...
  48. ncbi request reprint Medication use patterns and 2-year outcome in first-admission bipolar disorder with psychotic features
    Thomas J Craig
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Office of Quality and Performance, Washington, DC, USA
    Bipolar Disord 6:406-15. 2004
    ..This study examined the patterns and predictors of medication use and 24-month course/outcome in first-admission patients with bipolar disorder (BD) with psychotic features...
  49. ncbi request reprint The relationship between trauma exposure, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and depression
    Yuval Neria
    Psychol Med 32:1479-80; author reply 1480-3. 2002
  50. ncbi request reprint Patients with ICD-10 acute transient psychotic disorder (ATPD)
    Ramin Mojtabai
    Psychol Med 32:1483-4; author reply 1484-5. 2002
  51. pmc Mental disorders among adults with asthma: results from the World Mental Health Survey
    Kate M Scott
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Wellington School of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Otago, PO Box 7343, Wellington South, New Zealand
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 29:123-33. 2007
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  52. ncbi request reprint Parents with psychosis
    Thomas Craig
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Office of Quality and Performance, Springfield, Virginia, USA
    Ann Clin Psychiatry 16:35-9. 2004
    ..In addition, there is a need for systematic research to identify effective treatment interventions for this population...
  53. pmc Disability and treatment of specific mental and physical disorders across the world
    Johan Ormel
    Department of Psychiatry, University Medical Center Groningen, and Graduate School of Behavioural and Cognitive Neurosciences and Graduate School for Experimental Psychopathology, University of Groningen, The Netherlands
    Br J Psychiatry 192:368-75. 2008
    ..Advocates of expanded mental health treatment assert that mental disorders are as disabling as physical disorders, but little evidence supports this assertion...
  54. ncbi request reprint The relation between multiple pains and mental disorders: results from the World Mental Health Surveys
    Oye Gureje
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria
    Pain 135:82-91. 2008
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  55. pmc Mental disorders among persons with heart disease - results from World Mental Health surveys
    Johan Ormel
    Department of Psychiatry, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, 9700 RB Groningen, The Netherlands
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 29:325-34. 2007
    ..Consistency across emotional disorders and cultures would suggest that relatively universal mechanisms underlie the association...
  56. ncbi request reprint ODD and ADHD symptoms in Ukrainian children: external validators and comorbidity
    Deborah A G Drabick
    Department of Psychology, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 19122 6085, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 43:735-43. 2004
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