Impact of childhood abuse on the course of bipolar disorder: a replication study in U.S. veterans.

@article{Brown2005ImpactOC,
  title={Impact of childhood abuse on the course of bipolar disorder: a replication study in U.S. veterans.},
  author={George R. Brown and Linda McBride and Mark S. Bauer and William O Williford},
  journal={Journal of affective disorders},
  year={2005},
  volume={89 1-3},
  pages={57-67}
}
BACKGROUND The association between early childhood abuse and the course of illness, including psychiatric comorbidities, in adults with bipolar disorder has not been examined in a predominantly male or veteran population. METHODS As part of the VA Cooperative Study 430, "Reducing the Efficacy-Effectiveness Gap in Bipolar Disorder," 330 veterans (91% male) with bipolar I or II disorder who were enrolled in a 3-year prospective study were examined for baseline data obtained at study entry… CONTINUE READING

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