Mentally Ill Persons

Known as: Person, Mentally Ill, Mentally Ill Person, mental patient 
Persons with psychiatric illnesses or diseases, particularly psychotic and severe mood disorders.
National Institutes of Health

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2005
Highly Cited
2005
MY aim in this essay is to raise the question "Is there such a thing as mental illness?" and to argue that there is not. Since… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
ANEMIA IS A COMMON PROBLEM in critically ill patients admitted to intensive care units (ICUs). Deleterious effects of anemia… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Instruments to assess everyday functioning have utilized self-report, proxy report, clinician ratings, or direct observation of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
OBJECTIVE To describe doctors' prognostic accuracy in terminally ill patients and to evaluate the determinants of that accuracy… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
OBJECTIVE In 1970, Guze and Robins published a meta-analysis of suicide in patients with affective illness that inferred a… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND The relationship of health risk behavior and disease in adulthood to the breadth of exposure to childhood emotional… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
BACKGROUND The Global Assessment of Functioning (GAF) is a quick and simple measure of overall psychological disturbance. However… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The authors describe the development, reliability testing, and validation of a 17-item instrument that measures the level of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Studies have demonstrated that police often arrest the mentally ill when treatment alternatives would be preferable but are… (More)
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
Physical pain, psychological distress and the deleterious effects of medical procedures all cause the chronically ill to suffer… (More)
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