This observational study demonstrates that, contrary to widely held beliefs, different forms of child abuse have equivalent psychiatric effects and such abuse has similar consequences for boys and girls of different races.
This cross-sectional imaging study identifies the effects of prenatal polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon exposure on brain structure and assesses the cognitive and behavioral correlates of those abnormalities in school-age children.
This international cohort study assesses the effects of the 16p11.2 duplication on cognitive, behavioral, medical, and anthropometric traits in carriers and compared these findings with effects in 16p11.2 deletion carriers and the relatives of both groups.
Gaysina et al examine the relationship between maternal smoking during pregnancy and offspring
conduct problems among children reared by genetically related and genetically unrelated mothers.
Three studies using distinct but complementary research designs were used. Possible covariates were
controlled for in the analyses. See the Editorial by Slotkin.
This Finnish national birth cohort study assesses the association of childhood bullying and/or exposure to bullying with subsequent psychiatric outcomes and diagnoses made during adolescence or adulthood.