Psychopathic traits in a representative sample of Finnish male prisoners.

@article{Jriloo2014PsychopathicTI,
  title={Psychopathic traits in a representative sample of Finnish male prisoners.},
  author={Alo J{\"u}riloo and Hannu Lauerma and Tuomo Holmalahti and Sasu Tyni and Jorma Aarnio and P{\"a}ivi Viitanen and Terhi Wuolijoki and Aino K Mattila and Tomi Petteri Lintonen and Matti Koskinen Seppo Joukamaa and Heikki Vartiainen},
  journal={Nordic journal of psychiatry},
  year={2014},
  volume={68 2},
  pages={
          117-22
        }
}
BACKGROUND The psychopathic traits measured with the Hare Psychopathy Checklist-Revised (PCL-R) in a representative national prisoner sample have not been studied in Finland before. It has been unclear whether there could occur some national differences or whether the PCL-R can be used for assessing psychopathic traits in the Finnish forensic settings. AIMS Our aim was to study the distribution of psychopathic traits in the Finnish male prisoners as well as the correlations of these traits… CONTINUE READING
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