Search tips
Search criteria 


Logo of jrsocmedLink to Publisher's site
J R Soc Med. 1980 May; 73(5): 315–318.
PMCID: PMC1437490

Recent advances in the epidemiological study of minor psychiatric disorders.

Full text

Full text is available as a scanned copy of the original print version. Get a printable copy (PDF file) of the complete article (740K), or click on a page image below to browse page by page. Links to PubMed are also available for Selected References.

Selected References

These references are in PubMed. This may not be the complete list of references from this article.
  • Blumenthal MD, Dielman TE. Depressive symptomatology and role function in a general population. Arch Gen Psychiatry. 1975 Aug;32(8):985–991. [PubMed]
  • BRODMAN K, ERDMANN AJ, Jr, LORGE I, GERSHENSON CP, WOLFF HG. The Cornell Medical Index-Health Questionnaire. III. The evaluation of emotional disturbances. J Clin Psychol. 1952 Apr;8(2):119–124. [PubMed]
  • Brown GW, Harris T. Social origins of depression: a reply. Psychol Med. 1978 Nov;8(4):577–588. [PubMed]
  • Brown GW, Harris T, Copeland JR. Depression and loss. Br J Psychiatry. 1977 Jan;130:1–18. [PubMed]
  • Comstock GW, Helsing KJ. Symptoms of depression in two communities. Psychol Med. 1976 Nov;6(4):551–563. [PubMed]
  • Endicott J, Spitzer RL. A diagnostic interview: the schedule for affective disorders and schizophrenia. Arch Gen Psychiatry. 1978 Jul;35(7):837–844. [PubMed]
  • Everitt BS, Smith AM. Interactions in contingency tables: a brief discussion of alternative definitions. Psychol Med. 1979 Aug;9(3):581–583. [PubMed]
  • Henderson S, Duncan-Jones P, Byrne DG, Scott R, Adcock S. Psychiatric disorder in Canberra. A standardised study of prevalence. Acta Psychiatr Scand. 1979 Oct;60(4):355–374. [PubMed]
  • Ingham JG, Rawnsley K, Hughes D. Psychiatric disorder and its declaration in contrasting areas of South Wales. Psychol Med. 1972 Aug;2(3):281–292. [PubMed]
  • Orley J, Wing JK. Psychiatric disorders in two African villages. Arch Gen Psychiatry. 1979 May;36(5):513–520. [PubMed]
  • Spitzer RL, Endicott J, Robins E. Research diagnostic criteria: rationale and reliability. Arch Gen Psychiatry. 1978 Jun;35(6):773–782. [PubMed]
  • Tennant C, Bebbington P. The social causation of depression: a critique of the work of Brown and his colleagues. Psychol Med. 1978 Nov;8(4):565–575. [PubMed]
  • Tennant C, Smith A, Bebbington P, Hurry J. The contextual threat of life events: the concept and its reliability. Psychol Med. 1979 Aug;9(3):525–528. [PubMed]
  • Weissman MM, Myers JK. Affective disorders in a US urban community: the use of research diagnostic criteria in an epidemiological survey. Arch Gen Psychiatry. 1978 Nov;35(11):1304–1311. [PubMed]
  • Wing JK, Nixon JM, Mann SA, Leff JP. Reliability of the PSE (ninth edition) used in a population study. Psychol Med. 1977 Aug;7(3):505–516. [PubMed]
  • Wing JK, Mann SA, Leff JP, Nixon JM. The concept of a 'case' in psychiatric population surveys. Psychol Med. 1978 May;8(2):203–217. [PubMed]
  • ZUNG WW. A SELF-RATING DEPRESSION SCALE. Arch Gen Psychiatry. 1965 Jan;12:63–70. [PubMed]

Articles from Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine are provided here courtesy of Royal Society of Medicine Press