Bipolar disorder in Enugu, South East Nigeria: demographic and diagnostic characteristics of patients.

@article{Onyeama2010BipolarDI,
  title={Bipolar disorder in Enugu, South East Nigeria: demographic and diagnostic characteristics of patients.},
  author={Mbadiwe Onyeama and Ahamefule O Agomoh and Efiong Jombo},
  journal={Psychiatria Danubina},
  year={2010},
  volume={22 Suppl 1},
  pages={S152-7}
}
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES bipolar disorder is a severe mental disorder that has been widely studied in developed countries. Very few studies of this disorder exist in developing countries. The objective of this study was to describe the demographic and diagnostic characteristics of bipolar patients in Enugu, South East Nigeria. SUBJECTS AND METHOD the design of the study was cross-sectional. The study was carried out in Federal Neuropsychiatric Hospital Enugu (FNPHE) and in a Private… CONTINUE READING

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