Genetic epidemiology of psychiatric disorders.

Abstract

Perhaps more than any other domain, the search for etiologic factors in psychiatry has been characterized by an enduring "nature versus nurture" debate, with researchers in medicine, psychology, and public health traditionally emphasizing separate causal factors in the generation of mental disorders. More recently, researchers have increasingly embraced a… (More)

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@article{Merikangas1997GeneticEO, title={Genetic epidemiology of psychiatric disorders.}, author={Kathleen Ries Merikangas and Jo{\"{e}l D Swendsen}, journal={Epidemiologic reviews}, year={1997}, volume={19 1}, pages={144-55} }