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Depression and violence: a Swedish population study

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Depression increases the risk of a range of adverse outcomes including suicide, premature mortality, and self-harm, but associations with violent crime remain uncertain. We aimed to determine the risks of violent crime in patients with depression and to investigate the association between depressive symptoms and violent crime in a cohort of twins.We conducted two studies. The first was a total population study in Sweden of patients with outpatient diagnoses of depressive disorders (n=47,158) ...

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Published
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Peer reviewed

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10.1016/S2215-0366(14)00128-X

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Psychiatry
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Oxford college:
St Cross College
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Oxford college:
Merton College
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Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
lancet. Psychiatry Journal website
Volume:
2
Issue:
3
Pages:
224-232
Publication date:
2015-03-01
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EISSN:
2215-0374
ISSN:
2215-0366
Pmid:
26236648
Source identifiers:
508714
Language:
English
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pubs:508714
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uuid:2f077118-81bc-4cef-9843-bfa2e94f1196
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pubs:508714
Deposit date:
2016-12-14

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