Title: Cross-National Associations Between Gender and Mental Disorders in the World Health Organization World Mental Health Surveys
Authors: Seedat, Soraya
Scott, Kate Margaret
Angermeyer, Matthias C
Berglund, Patricia
Bromet, Evelyn J
Brugha, Traolach S
Demyttenaere, Koen
de Girolamo, Giovanni
Maria Haro, Josep
Jin, Robert
Karam, Elie G
Kovess-Masfety, Viviane
Levinson, Daphna
Medina Mora, Maria Elena
Ono, Yutaka
Ormel, Johan
Pennell, Beth-Ellen
Posada-Villa, Jose
Sampson, Nancy A
Williams, David
Kessler, Ronald C # ×
Issue Date: Jul-2009
Publisher: Amer medical assoc
Series Title: Archives of general psychiatry vol:66 issue:7 pages:785-795
Abstract: Context: Gender differences in mental disorders, including more anxiety and mood disorders among women and more externalizing disorders among men, are found consistently in epidemiological surveys. The gender roles hypothesis suggests that these differences narrow as the roles of women and men become more equal.
ISSN: 0003-990X
Publication status: published
KU Leuven publication type: IT
Appears in Collections:Research Group Psychiatry
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