Affiliation: Karolinska Institutet
- Social adversity in childhood and the risk of developing psychosis: a national cohort studySusanne Wicks
Unit of Epidemiology, Stockholm Centre for Public Health, Norrbacka, Floor 5, 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
Am J Psychiatry 162:1652-7. 2005..Previous studies have had inadequate designs. The aim of the present study was to describe a broad range of social factors during childhood and the risk of developing psychosis later in life in a national cohort...
- Infections in the CNS during childhood and the risk of subsequent psychotic illness: a cohort study of more than one million Swedish subjectsChristina Dalman
Department of Psychiatric Epidemiology, EPI Karolinska Institutet, Norrbacka pl 5, 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
Am J Psychiatry 165:59-65. 2008..The present study aims to investigate whether there is an increased risk of schizophrenia and other nonaffective psychoses associated with viral or bacterial CNS infections during childhood and, if so, which specific agents are involved...
- The influence of the patients' ethnicity, socio-demographic conditions and strain on psychiatric diagnoses given at an outpatient clinicSuad Al-Saffar
Unit of Mental Health, Stockholm Centre of Public Health, Stockholm, Sweden
Nord J Psychiatry 58:421-7. 2004..71, 95% CI = 1.22-2.40). Ethnicity has a strong impact on how diagnoses are given in cross-cultural settings. We could not confirm earlier findings of under-representation of ethnic minorities in outpatient services...