Antisocial personality and risks of cause-specific mortality: results from the Epidemiologic Catchment Area study with 27 years of follow-up

  title={Antisocial personality and risks of cause-specific mortality: results from the Epidemiologic Catchment Area study with 27 years of follow-up},
  author={A. Krasnova and W. Eaton and J. Samuels},
  journal={Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology},
PurposeLittle is known about the effect of antisocial personality disorder (ASPD) on the risks of cause-specific mortality in the community. This study aimed to close this gap by evaluating if ASPD increases risks of cause-specific mortality in population-based residential and institutionalized samples with 27 years of follow-up.MethodsData were collected in four metropolitan sites as part of the Epidemiologic Catchment Area (ECA) study during 1979–1983. Records were linked to the National… Expand
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