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Mental Health Correlates of Intimate Partner Violence in Marital Relationships in a Nationally Representative Sample of Males and Females
It is important to understand the epidemiology of intimate partner violence (IPV) experienced by both males and females. Data were drawn from the U.S. National Comorbidity Survey Replication. TheExpand
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A National Survey of Gambling Problems in Canada
Objective: The 1990s saw widespread expansion of new forms of legalized gambling involving video lottery terminals (VLTs) in community settings (that is, in bars and restaurant lounges) and permanentExpand
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The relationship of gambling to intimate partner violence and child maltreatment in a nationally representative sample.
It has been suggested that family violence is associated with gambling problems. However, to date, this relationship has not been thoroughly investigated using representative data. The purpose of theExpand
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Physical and Mental Comorbidity, Disability, and Suicidal Behavior Associated With Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in a Large Community Sample
Objective: To assess if posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), recognized as a common mental disorder in the general population and veteran samples, has a unique impact on comorbidity, disability, andExpand
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Population attributable fractions of psychiatric disorders and suicide ideation and attempts associated with adverse childhood experiences.
OBJECTIVES We sought to determine the fractions of psychiatric disorders and suicide ideation and attempts in a general population sample attributable to childhood physical abuse, sexual abuse, andExpand
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Combat and peacekeeping operations in relation to prevalence of mental disorders and perceived need for mental health care: findings from a large representative sample of military personnel.
CONTEXT Although military personnel are trained for combat and peacekeeping operations, accumulating evidence indicates that deployment-related exposure to traumatic events is associated with mentalExpand
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Child abuse and mental disorders in Canada
Background: Nationally representative Canadian data on the prevalence of child abuse and its relation with mental disorders are lacking. We used contemporary, nationally representative data toExpand
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Resilience following Child Maltreatment: A Review of Protective Factors
  • T. Afifi, H. Macmillan
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Canadian journal of psychiatry. Revue canadienne…
  • 1 May 2011
Objective: Child maltreatment is linked with numerous adverse outcomes that can continue throughout the lifespan. However, variability of impairment has been noted following child maltreatment,Expand
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Childhood adversity and personality disorders: results from a nationally representative population-based study.
BACKGROUND Although, a large population-based literature exists on the relationship between childhood adversity and Axis I mental disorders, research on the link between childhood adversity and AxisExpand
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Anxiety disorders and risk for suicidal ideation and suicide attempts: a population-based longitudinal study of adults.
CONTEXT Controversy exists whether anxiety disorders are independently associated (ie, after adjusting for comorbid mental disorders) with suicidal ideation and suicide attempts. OBJECTIVE ToExpand
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