R Hirvenoja

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In this study we evaluated if juvenile arsonists (n = 34) differ from juvenile criminals of violence (n = 33) in regard to suicide and mental problems in forensic psychiatric examination. Both arsonists and violent offenders were mostly male, poorly educated, unskilled and unemployed at the times of committing their crimes; and 79% of the arsonists and 58%(More)
The interrelationship between postoperative psychosis, neurologic symptoms, and changes in tests of cognitive performance have been studied in a series of 60 cardiac valvular patients who underwent open heart surgery. The effects of preoperative psychological, psychiatric, and cardiologic factors on postoperative cognitive changes were analyzed. The(More)
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