Family and genetic studies of affective disorders

M. C. Blehar, M. M. Weissman, E. S. Gershon, R. M A Hirschfeld

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This article summarizes discussion, conclusions, and recommendations of participants in a National Institute of Mental Health-sponsored workshop dealing with major issues in family and genetic studies of affective disorders. Key up-to-date findings in the field are reviewed with emphasis on areas of agreement. Remaining controversies and problems are identified, and a set of overall conclusions and recommendations for future research activities in the field is presented.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)289-292
Number of pages4
JournalArchives of General Psychiatry
Volume45
Issue number3
StatePublished - 1988

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Blehar, M. C., Weissman, M. M., Gershon, E. S., & Hirschfeld, R. M. A. (1988). Family and genetic studies of affective disorders. Archives of General Psychiatry, 45(3), 289-292.

Family and genetic studies of affective disorders. / Blehar, M. C.; Weissman, M. M.; Gershon, E. S.; Hirschfeld, R. M A.

In: Archives of General Psychiatry, Vol. 45, No. 3, 1988, p. 289-292.

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Blehar, MC, Weissman, MM, Gershon, ES & Hirschfeld, RMA 1988, 'Family and genetic studies of affective disorders', Archives of General Psychiatry, vol. 45, no. 3, pp. 289-292.
Blehar MC, Weissman MM, Gershon ES, Hirschfeld RMA. Family and genetic studies of affective disorders. Archives of General Psychiatry. 1988;45(3):289-292.
Blehar, M. C. ; Weissman, M. M. ; Gershon, E. S. ; Hirschfeld, R. M A. / Family and genetic studies of affective disorders. In: Archives of General Psychiatry. 1988 ; Vol. 45, No. 3. pp. 289-292.
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