Prevalence of metabolic syndrome and its associated risk factors in an African-Caribbean population with severe mental illness

Laura de Caluwe*, Nora van Buitenen, Petra J. Gelan, Cleo L. Crunelle, Roeland Thomas, Sharon Casseres, Frieda Matthys, Peter van Harten, Wiepke Cahn

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Original languageEnglish
Article number112558
Number of pages10
JournalPsychiatry Research
Volume281
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Nov 2019

Keywords

  • Metabolic abnormalities
  • Diabetes
  • Obesity
  • Schizophrenia
  • Substance-related disorders
  • Sex factors
  • Antipsychotic agents
  • Caribbean region
  • MAJOR DEPRESSIVE DISORDER
  • CORONARY-HEART-DISEASE
  • SEX-DIFFERENCES
  • CARDIOVASCULAR-DISEASE
  • DIABETES-MELLITUS
  • BIPOLAR DISORDER
  • PSYCHOTIC DISORDERS
  • PHYSICAL ILLNESS
  • SOUTH ASIANS
  • WEIGHT-GAIN

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de Caluwe, L., van Buitenen, N., Gelan, P. J., Crunelle, C. L., Thomas, R., Casseres, S., Matthys, F., van Harten, P., & Cahn, W. (2019). Prevalence of metabolic syndrome and its associated risk factors in an African-Caribbean population with severe mental illness. Psychiatry Research, 281, [112558]. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.psychres.2019.112558