Male and female mania.

  title={Male and female mania.},
  author={Andrzej Kubacki},
  journal={Canadian journal of psychiatry. Revue canadienne de psychiatrie},
  volume={31 1},
  • Andrzej Kubacki
  • Published 1986 in
    Canadian journal of psychiatry. Revue canadienne…
A total of 74 manic or hypomanic episodes were scrutinized in 31 probands (18 women and 13 men), followed over the years by the author on an outpatient basis. These turned out to herald bipolar affective illness in some 70 percent of males and almost 40% of females. Unipolar mania occurred twice as often in men, as it did in women (38.4% vs. 22.2%). Men… CONTINUE READING