Wisconsin Card Sorting Test Performance and Impulsivity in Patients With Temporal Lobe Epilepsy: Suicidal Risk and Suicide Attempts
This study determined if executive function & impulsivity are related to risk for suicide & suicide attempts in patients with temporal lobe epilepsy. 42 patiens were recruited. Mutliple regression analysis was carried out to examine predictive associations between clinical variables & Wisconsin Card Sorting Test measures. 24 patients had a score on the Risk for […]
Knowledge About Suicide Behaviour in High School Adolescents Conocimientos de un grupo de adolescentes sobre la conducta suicida
This article is an English translation. The original Spanish-language version is also available.
Social epidemiological issues are explored in the morbidity of psychiatric dysfunction & in the mortality associated with socioenvironmental stress in Cuba. Relevant issues are also explored in the epidemiology of heart disease, cirrhosis of the liver, accidents, homicide & suicide mortality. The review suggests a pattern of increasing epidemiological costs that seem to implicate Cuba’s […]