Olga Yastrubetskaya

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Of 73 patients who met selection criteria to enter into a study on aggressive behaviour in schizophrenia, 11 patients (15.1%) did not participate. The participants and non-participants were similar in age, gender ratio and proportion who had aggressive behaviour. The participants, however, had a longer duration of illness, a longer duration of current(More)
AIMS This study examines elements of genetic discrimination among an at-risk, clinically undiagnosed Huntington's disease (HD) population. METHODS Sixty at-risk individuals, either positive or negative for the HD genetic mutation, completed a survey regarding their experiences of genetic discrimination, adverse and unfair treatment, and knowledge about(More)
The objective of this study was to determine whether extrapyramidal side effects of neuroleptics are associated with aggressive behaviour in schizophrenia. Thirty-one physically aggressive patients meeting DSM-III-R criteria for schizophrenia were compared with 31 matched non-aggressive patients in relation to their extrapyramidal side effects, including(More)
  • Charles Sabine, K. Trembath, +102 authors P. Como
  • Neurotherapeutics
  • 2011
To be held on Saturday, 15 November 2008, in the Pavilion at the TradeWinds Island Hotel, St. Pete Beach, Florida, USA. This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The University(More)
This article presents results of monitoring of the recruitment process for a phase III study of a new antidepressant drug in elderly patients with depressive disorders, focusing on the peculiarities of recruitment posed by the presence of comorbidity and coadministration of medications. Data are derived from screening of 188 patients, the majority of whom(More)
INTRODUCTION Pastoral Care (PC) practitioners respond to the spiritual needs of patients and families of all spiritual orientations. The integrated PC service in an acute psychogeriatric inpatient ward at St Vincent's Aged Mental Health Service, Melbourne, Australia, was examined to investigate how PC was being accessed by inpatients. METHODS A(More)
To be held on Saturday, 21 November 2009 in the Constellation Ballroom at the Hyatt Regency, Baltimore, Maryland, USA. This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The University(More)
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