A comparison of the prevalence of psychiatric disorders in Puerto Rico with the United States and the Puerto Rican population of the United States

@article{Canino2019ACO,
  title={A comparison of the prevalence of psychiatric disorders in Puerto Rico with the United States and the Puerto Rican population of the United States},
  author={Glorisa J. Canino and Patrick E Shrout and Amanda NeMoyer and D. Muri{\`a} Vila and Katyana M. Santiago and Pedro Nel Murcia Garc{\'i}a and Amarilis Torres Qui{\~n}ones and Vilmary Cruz and M Jaurrieta Alegr{\'i}a},
  journal={Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology},
  year={2019},
  volume={54},
  pages={369-378}
}
PurposeThe manuscript compares the rates of psychiatric disorder among island Puerto Ricans, the US population and US Puerto Ricans in order to examine whether social support explains differences in psychiatric disorder among these three groups.MethodsUnadjusted and adjusted rates for sociodemographic factors and social support of main psychiatric disorders are compared among three population-based psychiatric epidemiology studies carried in Puerto Rico (PR) and the United States (US) as part… CONTINUE READING
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