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Prevalence and correlates of personality disorders in a community sample.
BACKGROUND Knowledge of the prevalence and correlates of personality disorders in the community is important for identifying treatment needs and for provision of psychiatric services. AIMS ToExpand
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Prevalence and correlates of hoarding behavior in a community-based sample.
Little is known about the prevalence and correlates of hoarding behavior in the community. We estimated the prevalence and evaluated correlates of hoarding in 742 participants in the HopkinsExpand
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Genome scan meta-analysis of schizophrenia and bipolar disorder, part II: Schizophrenia.
Schizophrenia is a common disorder with high heritability and a 10-fold increase in risk to siblings of probands. Replication has been inconsistent for reports of significant genetic linkage. ToExpand
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Bipolar I disorder and schizophrenia: a 440-single-nucleotide polymorphism screen of 64 candidate genes among Ashkenazi Jewish case-parent trios.
Bipolar, schizophrenia, and schizoaffective disorders are common, highly heritable psychiatric disorders, for which familial coaggregation, as well as epidemiological and genetic evidence, suggestsExpand
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Practice guideline for the treatment of patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder.
This watch summarizes new evidence and developments since the 2007 publication of the American Psychiatric Association’s Practice Guideline for the Treatment of Patients With Obsessive-CompulsiveExpand
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Anxiety and depressive disorders and the five‐factor model of personality: A higher‐ and lower‐order personality trait investigation in a community sample
We describe in detail normal personality traits in persons with psychiatrist‐ascertained anxiety and depressive disorders in a general population sample. We investigated Revised NEO PersonalityExpand
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Population-based study of first onset and chronicity in major depressive disorder.
CONTEXT There are no studies of the natural history of major depressive disorder that lack prevalence and clinic biases. OBJECTIVES To estimate risk factors for first lifetime onset and parametersExpand
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Hoarding in obsessive compulsive disorder: results from a case-control study.
Hoarding occurs relatively frequently in obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), and there is evidence that patients with hoarding symptoms have more severe OCD and are less responsive to treatment. InExpand
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Schizophrenia susceptibility associated with interstitial deletions of chromosome 22q11.
We report the results of two studies examining the genetic overlap between schizophrenia and velocardiofacial syndrome. In study A, we characterize two interstitial deletions identified on chromosomeExpand
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The burden of mental disorders.
In the last decade, there has been an increase in interest in the burden of chronic and disabling health conditions that are not necessarily fatal, such as the mental disorders. This reviewExpand
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