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Heritability of borderline personality disorder features is similar across three countries
Summary Background Most of our knowledge about borderline personality disorder features has been obtained through the study of clinical samples. Although these studies are important in their ownExpand
Genome-wide association scan for five major dimensions of personality
Personality traits are summarized by five broad dimensions with pervasive influences on major life outcomes, strong links to psychiatric disorders and clear heritable components. To identify geneticExpand
Meta-analysis of genome-wide association studies for personality
Personality can be thought of as a set of characteristics that influence people's thoughts, feelings and behavior across a variety of settings. Variation in personality is predictive of many outcomesExpand
Genetic Epidemiology of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD Index) in Adults
Context In contrast to the large number of studies in children, there is little information on the contribution of genetic factors to Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in adults.Expand
Netherlands Twin Register: from twins to twin families.
In the late 1980s The Netherlands Twin Register (NTR) was established by recruiting young twins and multiples at birth and by approaching adolescent and young adult twins through city councils. TheExpand
Borderline personality traits and adult attention‐deficit hyperactivity disorder symptoms: A genetic analysis of comorbidity
Previous research has established the comorbidity of adult Attention‐Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) with different personality disorders including Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD). TheExpand
The Five-Factor Model of Personality and Borderline Personality Disorder: A Genetic Analysis of Comorbidity
BACKGROUND Recently, the nature of personality disorders and their relationship with normal personality traits has received extensive attention. The five-factor model (FFM) of personality, consistingExpand
Life events and borderline personality features: the influence of gene–environment interaction and gene–environment correlation
Background Traumatic life events are generally more common in patients with borderline personality disorder (BPD) than in non-patients or patients with other personality disorders. This studyExpand
Assessment of borderline personality features in population samples: is the Personality Assessment Inventory-Borderline Features scale measurement invariant across sex and age?
Borderline personality disorder (BPD) is more often diagnosed in women than in men, and symptoms tend to decline with age. Using a large community sample, the authors investigated whether sex and ageExpand
Genetic covariance structure of the four main features of borderline personality disorder.
The patient population of borderline personality disorder (BPD) is heterogeneous; many different combinations of BPD symptoms can lead to a BPD diagnosis. We investigated to what extent theExpand