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The 1 % of the population accountable for 63 % of all violent crime convictions
PurposePopulation-based studies on violent crime and background factors may provide an understanding of the relationships between susceptibility factors and crime. We aimed to determine theExpand
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Violent Recidivism: A Long-Time Follow-Up Study of Mentally Disordered Offenders
Background In this prospective study, mentally disordered perpetrators of severe violent and/or sexual crimes were followed through official registers for 59 (range 8 to 73) months. The relapse rateExpand
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Self-Serving Cognitive Distortions and Antisocial Behavior Among Adults and Adolescents
The reliability and validity of the self-report questionnaire How I Think (HIT), designed to assess self-serving cognitive distortions related to antisocial behavior, was tested among SwedishExpand
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Offenders in emerging adulthood: School maladjustment, childhood adversities, and prediction of aggressive antisocial behaviors.
Early psychosocial adversities and maladjustment, such as childhood maltreatment and school adjustment problems, have been linked to an increased risk of aggressive antisocial behaviors. Yet,Expand
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Facets of psychopathy among mentally disordered offenders: Clinical comorbidity patterns and prediction of violent and criminal behavior
The complexity and consequences of psychopathy are still debated, and its relation to other mental disorders, pathological personality traits, and criminality needs to be further investigated byExpand
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Aggressive Antisocial Behaviors Are Related to Character Maturity in Young Swedish Violent Offenders Independent of ADHD
Background Antisocial personality and psychopathic traits have constantly been found to accompany criminal and aggressive behaviors, but little attention has been given to aspects of characterExpand
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Aggressive antisocial behavior- clinical, cognitive, and behavioral covariates of its persistence
Introduction Aggressive antisocial behavior is a major challenge to society, and studies on the determinants of its persistence are essential to the development of strategies to prevent violence. Expand
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Mentally disordered offenders in Sweden: differentiating recidivists from non-recidivists in a 10-year follow-up study
Abstract Background: Forensic psychiatric patients present a challenge as they manifest severe mental disorders together with criminal behaviour. There are well-known risk factors for criminalExpand
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Prediction of recidivism in a long-term follow-up of forensic psychiatric patients: Incremental effects of neuroimaging data
One of the primary objectives in forensic psychiatry, distinguishing it from other psychiatric disciplines, is risk management. Assessments of the risk of criminal recidivism are performed on aExpand
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Neurodevelopmental disorders in young violent offenders: Overlap and background characteristics
Neurodevelopmental disorders (Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), tic disorder, intellectual disability (ID)), in prison populations have receivedExpand
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