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Seasonal distribution of psychiatric births in England.

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There is general consensus that season of birth influences the risk of developing psychiatric conditions later in life. We aimed to investigate whether the risk of schizophrenia (SC), bipolar affective disorder (BAD) and recurrent depressive disorder (RDD) is influenced by month of birth in England to a similar extent as other countries using the largest cohort of English patients collected to date (n = 57,971). When cases were compared to the general English population (n = 29,183,034) all d...

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Published
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Peer reviewed
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10.1371/journal.pone.0034866

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Publisher:
Public Library of Science Publisher's website
Journal:
PloS one Journal website
Volume:
7
Issue:
4
Pages:
e34866
Publication date:
2012-01-01
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EISSN:
1932-6203
ISSN:
1932-6203
URN:
uuid:40f57964-0db7-4b10-9dca-69e4e8033b67
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322725
Local pid:
pubs:322725

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