The size and burden of mental disorders and other disorders of the brain in Europe 2010
Size and burden of mental disorders in Europe—a critical review and appraisal of 27 studies
Prevalence, co-morbidity and correlates of mental disorders in the general population: results from the German Health Interview and Examination Survey (GHS)
Results confirm and extend results from other national studies using the same assessment instruments with regard to prevalence, co-morbidity and sociodemographic correlates, covering a broader range of DSM-IV disorders.
Cost of disorders of the brain in Europe 2010
Twelve‐month prevalence, comorbidity and correlates of mental disorders in Germany: the Mental Health Module of the German Health Interview and Examination Survey for Adults (DEGS1‐MH)
- F. Jacobi, M. Höfler, H. Wittchen
- Psychology, MedicineInternational Journal of Methods in Psychiatric…
- 1 September 2014
It is confirmed that almost one third of the general population is affected by mental disorders and inform about subsets in the population who are particularly affected.
Alcohol use disorders in EU countries and Norway: An overview of the epidemiology
Relationship of anxiety disorders, sleep quality, and functional impairment in a community sample.
Disability and poor quality of life associated with comorbid anxiety disorders and physical conditions.
- J. Sareen, F. Jacobi, B. Cox, S. Belik, I. Clara, M. Stein
- Medicine, PsychologyArchives of Internal Medicine
- 23 October 2006
Anxiety disorders are independently associated with several physical conditions in the community, and this comorbidity is significantly associated with poor quality of life and disability.
Social anxiety disorder above and below the diagnostic threshold: prevalence, comorbidity and impairment in the general population
- L. Fehm, K. Beesdo, F. Jacobi, Agnes Fiedler
- Psychology, MedicineSocial Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology
- 1 April 2008
The results suggest that social anxiety below the diagnostic threshold is clearly associated with adverse outcomes and Prospective designs should examine the exact temporal and possible causal pathways of this burden in order to inform prevention and early intervention programs.
Increased 12-Month Prevalence Rates of Mental Disorders in Patients with Chronic Somatic Diseases
- M. Härter, H. Baumeister, H. Wittchen
- Medicine, PsychologyPsychotherapy and Psychosomatics
- 1 October 2007
There is a strong relationship between chronic somatic diseases and mental disorders and a future task is to improve the care of mental disorders in patients with chronic physical illness, specifically with multimorbid conditions.