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Lifetime and 12-Month Prevalence of DSM-IV Psychiatric Disorders Among Korean Adults
The objective was to estimate the prevalence and correlates of psychiatric disorders in a nationwide sample of Korean adults. Face-to-face interviews were conducted with the Korean version ofExpand
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Prevalence, correlates, and comorbidities of adult ADHD symptoms in Korea: Results of the Korean epidemiologic catchment area study
We examined the prevalence, correlates, and comorbidities of adult attention-deficit hypersensitivity disorder (ADHD) symptoms in a Korean community using data from the National EpidemiologicalExpand
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Distress and its correlates in Korean cancer patients: pilot use of the distress thermometer and the problem list
The distress thermometer (DT), a one‐item measure for distress, provides a means for rapidly and effectively screening psychological distress in cancer patients. In this pilot study, a screeningExpand
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Restless legs syndrome in a community sample of Korean adults: prevalence, impact on quality of life, and association with DSM-IV psychiatric disorders.
STUDY OBJECTIVES Conflicting reports on prevalence of RLS exist in Asian countries due to differences in sampling strategies and assessment instruments. We assessed the prevalence, correlates,Expand
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Lifetime Prevalence and Correlates of Suicidal Ideation, Plan, and Single and Multiple Attempts in a Korean Nationwide Study
  • H. Jeon, J. Lee, +8 authors M. J. Cho
  • Medicine, Psychology
  • The Journal of nervous and mental disease
  • 1 September 2010
This was the first Korean national study to evaluate prevalence and correlates of suicidal behavior, and to compare multiple and single attempts. A total of 6510 adults completed face-to-faceExpand
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Prevalence, clinical correlations, comorbidities, and suicidal tendencies in pathological Korean gamblers: results from the Korean Epidemiologic Catchment Area Study
ObjectiveBased on the National Epidemiological Survey of Psychiatric Disorders in South Korea conducted in 2006, we examined the prevalence, clinical correlations, comorbidities, and suicidalExpand
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Early trauma and lifetime suicidal behavior in a nationwide sample of Korean medical students.
BACKGROUND No previous study has investigated the association between early trauma and suicidal behavior in medical students. We evaluated the types of early trauma which are the most stronglyExpand
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Economic Burden of Schizophrenia in South Korea
This study estimates the treated prevalence of schizophrenia and the annual costs associated with the illness in Korea in 2005, from a societal perspective. Annual direct healthcare costs associatedExpand
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