Childhood Adversities Increase the Risk of Psychosis: A Meta-analysis of Patient-Control, Prospective- and Cross-sectional Cohort Studies

Filippo Varese, Feikje Smeets, Marjan Drukker, Ritsaert Lieverse, Tineke Lataster, Wolfgang Viechtbauer, John Read, Jim van Os*, Richard P. Bentall

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1211 Citations (Web of Science)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)661-671
JournalSchizophrenia Bulletin
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - Jun 2012


  • psychosis
  • adversity
  • trauma
  • meta-analysis
  • abuse
  • neglect

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