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A epidemiologia da esquizofrenia
(Associação Brasileira de Psiquiatria - ABP, 2000-05-01)
Estudo de revisão dos fatores biológicos, sociais e ambientais associados com o comportamento agressivo
(Associação Brasileira de Psiquiatria - ABP, 2009-10-01)
OBJECTIVES: To study the risk factors related to the development of aggressive behavior. METHOD: A search was carried out in two electronic databases, Medline and SciElo by retrospective studies, longitudinal and review ...
Qualidade de vida em pacientes da atenção primária do Rio de Janeiro e São Paulo, Brasil: associações com eventos de vida produtores de estresse e saúde mental
Quality of life (QoL) is a subjective construct, which can be negatively associated with factors such as mental disorders and stressful life events (SLEs). This article seeks to identify the association between socioeconomic ...
Is psychiatric reform a strategy for reducing the mental health budget? The case of Brazil
(Associação Brasileira de Psiquiatria - ABP, 2007-03-01)
OBJECTIVE: To investigate trends in the provision of mental health services and financing in Brazil. METHOD: Data from DATASUS (the Brazilian Unified Health Computerized System) with free access in the web were collected ...
Popular conceptions of schizophrenia in Cape Verde, Africa
(Associação Brasileira de Psiquiatria - ABP, 2005-06-01)
INTRODUCTION: It has been well documented that schizophrenia presents a better clinical course in developing countries. Although there are many epidemiological studies showing this association, little research has been ...
Estudo de caso controle para avaliar o impacto do abuso sexual infantil nos transtornos alimentares
(Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de São Paulo, 2011-01-01)
BACKGROUND: The aim of this study is to evaluate if exposure to childhood sexual abuse (CSA) is related with eating disorders in adult life. METHODS: A case-control study was performed comparing women with diagnoses of ...
Estrutura fatorial do questionário de morbidade psiquiátrica de adultos aplicado em amostras populacionais de cidades brasileiras
(Faculdade de Saúde Pública da Universidade de São Paulo, 1994-08-01)
Principal Components Analysis is a multivariate statistical technique for the purpose of examining the interdependence among variables. The main characteristic of this technique is the ability to reduce data, and it is ...
Family intervention for schizophrenia
(Elsevier B.V., 2004-02-15)
Family reintegration of homeless in Maputo and Matola: a descriptive study
(Biomed Central Ltd, 2017)
Background: Homelessness is a global and local social problem with underestimated prevalence. It has been shown to increase the risk of mental illness, raising concerns from mental health providers about the need for ...
Leading countries in mental health research in Latin America and the Caribbean
(Associação Brasileira de Psiquiatria - ABP, 2007-06-01)
OBJECTIVE: The prevalence and burden of mental disorders have been growing in Latin-American and the Caribbean countries and research is an important tool for changing this scenario. The objective of this paper is to ...