Journal of Psychiatric Research

Publication date: 2014-12
Volume: 59 Pages: 179 - 88
ISSN: 0022-3956, 1879-1379 PMID: 25263276
DOI: 10.1016/j.jpsychires.2014.09.007
Publisher: Pergamon Press

Author:

Alonso, Jordi
de Jonge, Peter ; Lim, Carmen CW ; Aguilar-Gaxiola, Sergio ; Bruffaerts, Ronny ; Caldas-de-Almeida, Jose Miguel ; Liu, Zhaorui ; O'Neill, Siobhan ; Stein, Dan J ; Viana, Maria Carmen ; Al-Hamzawi, Ali Obaid ; Angermeyer, Matthias C ; Borges, Guilherme ; Ciutan, Marius ; de Girolamo, Giovanni ; Fiestas, Fabian ; Haro, Josep Maria ; Hu, Chiyi ; Kessler, Ronald C ; Lépine, Jean Pierre ; Levinson, Daphna ; Nakamura, Yosikazu ; Posada-Villa, Jose ; Wojtyniak, Bogdan J ; Scott, Kate M

Keywords:

Science & Technology, Life Sciences & Biomedicine, Psychiatry, Asthma, Mental disorders, Population, Epidemiology, Chronic disease, Comorbidity, QUALITY-OF-LIFE, POSTTRAUMATIC-STRESS, CHILDHOOD ADVERSITIES, PSYCHOSOCIAL FACTORS, ATOPIC DISORDERS, HEALTH, DEPRESSION, ANXIETY, SEVERITY, SYMPTOMS, Adolescent, Adult, Aged, Cross-Cultural Comparison, Female, Global Health, Humans, International Cooperation, Male, Mental Disorders, Middle Aged, Retrospective Studies, Young Adult, 11 Medical and Health Sciences, 17 Psychology and Cognitive Sciences

Abstract:

Associations between asthma and anxiety and mood disorders are well established, but little is known about their temporal sequence. We examined associations between a wide range of DSM-IV mental disorders with adult onset of asthma and whether observed associations remain after mental comorbidity adjustments.