The seasonal incidence of mania and its relationship to climatic variables.

@article{Myers1978TheSI,
  title={The seasonal incidence of mania and its relationship to climatic variables.},
  author={David H. Myers and Paul Davies},
  journal={Psychological medicine},
  year={1978},
  volume={8 3},
  pages={433-40}
}
Monthly hospital admission rates (HA) for mania were classified by sex, type of admission (first, or re-admission) and by country (England and Wales or Scotland). Of the 8 classes thus created, all but one showed a statistically significant annual cycle with a peak in Summer and trough in Winter. There was no significant difference in phase or amplitude between male and female cycles. A linear increase in yearly re-admission rates was found during the 8 years of the English and the 11 years of… CONTINUE READING

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