Crime in Huntington's disease: a study of registered offences among patients, relatives, and controls.

@article{Jensen1998CrimeIH,
  title={Crime in Huntington's disease: a study of registered offences among patients, relatives, and controls.},
  author={Peter \Ostrup Jensen and Kirsten Fenger and Tom Gert Bolwig and Sven Asger S\orensen},
  journal={Journal of neurology, neurosurgery, and psychiatry},
  year={1998},
  volume={65 4},
  pages={467-71}
}
OBJECTIVES Criminal behaviour has been described as a problem in Huntington's disease, but systematic studies including control groups have been missing. Based on information from Danish registries, rates and types of crime committed by patients with Huntington's disease, non-affected relatives, and controls were studied. METHODS 99 males and 151 females with Huntington's disease were compared with 334 non-affected first degree relatives (134 men and 200 women) and to matched control groups… CONTINUE READING

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