Schizophrenia relapse in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia: Do relatives’ expressed emotion and personality traits matter?
作者: AbRahman Roseliza-MurniTian P.S. OeiYusooff FatimahDesa Asmawati
作者单位: 1School of Psychology & Human Development, Faculty of Social Sciences & Humanities, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, 43600 Bangi, Selangor, Malaysia
2School of Psychology, The University of Queensland & CBT Unit, Toowong Private Hospital, Qld 4072, Australia
刊名: Comprehensive Psychiatry, 2014, Vol.55 (1), pp.188-198
来源数据库: Elsevier Journal
DOI: 10.1016/j.comppsych.2012.12.026
原始语种摘要: Abstract(#br)Background(#br)Schizophrenia which is perhaps the most disabling and puzzling form of a mental disorder is often conceptualized as ‘gila’ (lunacy or madness) by the Malaysian society. The debilitating nature of the disorder and recurrent relapse of its psychotic episodes have often been misunderstood and lead to confusion among the family members, who play the role as primary caregivers. While expressed emotion (EE) has been widely studied in the Western world, it is not well understood in Malaysia.(#br)Objectives(#br)This study aimed at investigating the predictive role of relatives’ EE index and components as well as personality traits in relapse among schizophrenia patients in Kuala Lumpur and Klang Valley, Malaysia.(#br)Methods(#br)A total of 160 subjects consisting of 80...
全文获取路径: Elsevier  (合作)
影响因子:2.376 (2012)

  • relatives 相对数
  • Malaysia 马来西亚
  • relapse 再发
  • schizophrenia 精神分裂症
  • personality 人格
  • findings 结论
  • psychotic 精神病患者
  • disabling 禁止
  • extraversion 外倾
  • demonstrated 探明的储量