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Is arson the crime most strongly associated with psychosis?--A national case-control study of arson risk in schizophrenia and other psychoses.

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BACKGROUND: The association of psychosis with certain serious crimes, such as homicide, has been clearly demonstrated, but it is uncertain to what extent psychotic disorders are associated with arson. METHODS: We used a case-control design to investigate the association of being diagnosed with schizophrenia and other psychoses and committing arson. Data were obtained from Swedish national registers for criminal convictions, hospital discharge diagnoses (International Classification of Diseas...

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Publisher copy:
10.1093/schbul/sbp098
Journal:
Schizophrenia bulletin More from this journal
Volume:
37
Issue:
3
Pages:
580-586
Publication date:
2011-05-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1745-1701
ISSN:
0586-7614
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
pubs:177037
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uuid:0833d5af-aeb7-4864-b0d0-63df4c778fa5
Local pid:
pubs:177037
Source identifiers:
177037
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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