Perinatal risk factors in offenders with severe personality disorder: a population-based investigation.

@article{Fazel2012PerinatalRF,
  title={Perinatal risk factors in offenders with severe personality disorder: a population-based investigation.},
  author={Seena Fazel and Liliya Bakiyeva and Sven Cnattingius and Martin Grann and Christina M. Hultman and Paul Lichtenstein and John R. Geddes},
  journal={Journal of personality disorders},
  year={2012},
  volume={26 5},
  pages={737-50}
}
Although perinatal factors are associated with the development of several psychiatric disorders, it is unknown whether these factors are linked with personality disorder. Cases of personality disorder were drawn from a national registry of all forensic psychiatric evaluations (n = 150). Two control groups were used: (1) A sample of forensic evaluations without any psychiatric disorder (n = 97) allowing for a nested case-control investigation; and (2) A population-based sample matched by age and… CONTINUE READING
Recent Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 8 times over the past 90 days. VIEW TWEETS