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[2 chief physicians agree with the Danish Nursing Council: a great need for nurses in services for the mentally deficient].

https://arctichealth.org/en/permalink/ahliterature248696
Source
Sygeplejersken. 1978 Apr 5;78(13):23-4
Publication Type
Article
Date
Apr-5-1978
Author
L H Duysen
G. Dahl
Source
Sygeplejersken. 1978 Apr 5;78(13):23-4
Date
Apr-5-1978
Language
Danish
Publication Type
Article
Keywords
Denmark
Humans
Intellectual Disability - nursing
Mental Health Services - manpower
PubMed ID
247715 View in PubMed
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[5 paragraphs for better care of mentally disturbed addicts].

https://arctichealth.org/en/permalink/ahliterature229086
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Lakartidningen. 1990 May 9;87(19):1649-52
Publication Type
Article
Date
May-9-1990

[10-year anniversary of the Norwegian Society for the Mentally Handicapped].

https://arctichealth.org/en/permalink/ahliterature249762
Source
Sykepleien. 1977 Jul 5;64(11):631, 634
Publication Type
Article
Date
Jul-5-1977
Source
Sykepleien. 1977 Jul 5;64(11):631, 634
Date
Jul-5-1977
Language
Norwegian
Publication Type
Article
Keywords
Humans
Intellectual Disability
Norway
Societies
PubMed ID
587518 View in PubMed
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A 14-year follow-up of children with normal and abnormal birth weight for their gestational age. A population study.

https://arctichealth.org/en/permalink/ahliterature239462
Source
Acta Paediatr Scand. 1985 Jan;74(1):62-9
Publication Type
Article
Date
Jan-1985
Author
P. Rantakallio
Source
Acta Paediatr Scand. 1985 Jan;74(1):62-9
Date
Jan-1985
Language
English
Publication Type
Article
Keywords
Adolescent
Birth weight
Cerebral Palsy - epidemiology
Child Development
Epilepsy - epidemiology
Female
Finland
Follow-Up Studies
Gestational Age
Health Surveys
Humans
Infant mortality
Infant, Newborn
Infant, Small for Gestational Age
Intellectual Disability - epidemiology
Male
Mortality
Nervous System Diseases - epidemiology
Abstract
Mortality, major neurological handicaps--including mental retardation, cerebral palsy and epilepsy--educational subnormality and height at 14 years of age were studied by birth weight percentiles in a birth cohort of 12 000 children from northern Finland. Infant mortality was significantly higher below the mean -2 SD, 10th and 25th percentiles, than in the median class, from 25th to 75th percentiles, but mortality from one to 14 years only in the lowest weight class. Educational subnormality, including mental retardation +/- some other handicap, was highly significantly more frequent in all the percentile classes lower than the median class but showed no significant tendency to be less frequent in the percentiles over the median. It was also highly significantly more frequent among the preterm than the term infant. The number of children with a major neurological handicap but normal school performance did not vary significantly by birth weight percentiles or by gestational age. Height at 14 years increased significantly by birth weight percentiles. The height of the boys with birth weight mean - and +2 SD was nevertheless within the 25th-75th percentiles for height at 14 years in general, while the height of the girls came close to these percentile limits. The preterm infants were significantly shorter than the term infants at 14 years.
PubMed ID
3984729 View in PubMed
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15q11.2 CNV affects cognitive, structural and functional correlates of dyslexia and dyscalculia.

https://arctichealth.org/en/permalink/ahliterature287813
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Transl Psychiatry. 2017 Apr 25;7(4):e1109
Publication Type
Article
Date
Apr-25-2017
Author
M O Ulfarsson
G B Walters
O. Gustafsson
S. Steinberg
A. Silva
O M Doyle
M. Brammer
D F Gudbjartsson
S. Arnarsdottir
G A Jonsdottir
R S Gisladottir
G. Bjornsdottir
H. Helgason
L M Ellingsen
J G Halldorsson
E. Saemundsen
B. Stefansdottir
L. Jonsson
V K Eiriksdottir
G R Eiriksdottir
G H Johannesdottir
U. Unnsteinsdottir
B. Jonsdottir
B B Magnusdottir
P. Sulem
U. Thorsteinsdottir
E. Sigurdsson
D. Brandeis
A. Meyer-Lindenberg
H. Stefansson
K. Stefansson
Source
Transl Psychiatry. 2017 Apr 25;7(4):e1109
Date
Apr-25-2017
Language
English
Publication Type
Article
Keywords
Adolescent
Adult
Aged
Chromosome Aberrations
Chromosome Deletion
Chromosomes, Human, Pair 15 - genetics
Cognition - physiology
DNA Copy Number Variations - genetics
Developmental Disabilities - genetics
Dyscalculia - genetics
Dyslexia - genetics
Female
Functional Neuroimaging - methods - standards
Heterozygote
Humans
Iceland - epidemiology
Intellectual Disability - genetics
Magnetic Resonance Imaging - methods
Male
Middle Aged
Neuropsychological Tests - standards
Phenotype
Temporal Lobe - anatomy & histology - diagnostic imaging
Young Adult
Abstract
Several copy number variants have been associated with neuropsychiatric disorders and these variants have been shown to also influence cognitive abilities in carriers unaffected by psychiatric disorders. Previously, we associated the 15q11.2(BP1-BP2) deletion with specific learning disabilities and a larger corpus callosum. Here we investigate, in a much larger sample, the effect of the 15q11.2(BP1-BP2) deletion on cognitive, structural and functional correlates of dyslexia and dyscalculia. We report that the deletion confers greatest risk of the combined phenotype of dyslexia and dyscalculia. We also show that the deletion associates with a smaller left fusiform gyrus. Moreover, tailored functional magnetic resonance imaging experiments using phonological lexical decision and multiplication verification tasks demonstrate altered activation in the left fusiform and the left angular gyri in carriers. Thus, by using convergent evidence from neuropsychological testing, and structural and functional neuroimaging, we show that the 15q11.2(BP1-BP2) deletion affects cognitive, structural and functional correlates of both dyslexia and dyscalculia.
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PubMed ID
28440815 View in PubMed
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A 30-year history of MPAN case from Russia.

https://arctichealth.org/en/permalink/ahliterature290990
Source
Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2017 Aug; 159:111-113
Publication Type
Case Reports
Journal Article
Date
Aug-2017
Author
M Selikhova
E Fedotova
S Wiethoff
L V Schottlaender
S Klyushnikov
S N Illarioshkin
H Houlden
Author Affiliation
Reta Lila Weston Institute of Neurological Studies, UCL,1 Wakefield Street, London WC1N 1PJ, United Kingdom. Electronic address: m.selikhova@talk21.com.
Source
Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2017 Aug; 159:111-113
Date
Aug-2017
Language
English
Publication Type
Case Reports
Journal Article
Keywords
Adult
Female
Humans
Intellectual Disability - diagnostic imaging - genetics
Mitochondrial Membrane Transport Proteins - genetics
Mitochondrial Proteins - genetics
Muscle Spasticity - diagnostic imaging - genetics
Optic Atrophy - diagnostic imaging - genetics
Russia
Spinocerebellar Ataxias - diagnostic imaging - genetics
Time Factors
Abstract
We present a patient with progressive spastic ataxia, with dystonia and anarthria undiagnosed until detailed genetic analysis revealed an MPAN mutation. Highlighting the worldwide MPAN distribution, a 30year history of absent diagnosis and the impact and cost saving of an early but detailed genetic analysis in complex progressive movement disorders, particularly the anarthric NBIA group.
PubMed ID
28641177 View in PubMed
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1986 and beyond. A look into the future.

https://arctichealth.org/en/permalink/ahliterature236215
Source
Psychiatr Clin North Am. 1986 Dec;9(4):797-803
Publication Type
Article
Date
Dec-1986
Author
C. Stavrakaki
B. Vargo
Source
Psychiatr Clin North Am. 1986 Dec;9(4):797-803
Date
Dec-1986
Language
English
Publication Type
Article
Keywords
Adolescent
Canada
Child
Criminal Law
Financing, Government
Human Rights
Humans
Intellectual Disability
Jurisprudence
Marriage
Social Justice
Sterilization
United States
Abstract
Recent research in the field of mental retardation has pointed to a better-defined population with exacting prevalence of the basic pathology and related disabilities. Advances in the areas of prevention and treatment have further reduced the prevalence and incidence of mental retardation. Current legislation and legislative procedures have led to a more equitable and fairer application of human rights to all citizens. However, discrepancies and ambiguities still remain with respect to interpretation of the spirit of the law as related to the retarded. Financial restraints and serious economic hardship have impacted on social and political attitudes and created two-tier systems of the rich and poor with the retarded referred to as "surplus population." This situation has, in turn, influenced the availability of resources, manpower, training, and research in this field. The future could be brighter if sociologic and philosophic changes parallel technologic advances. It is our duty and commitment to continue and further the developments in all spheres relevant to the retarded in order to maximize human potential whenever possible.
PubMed ID
3809000 View in PubMed
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander mental health: paradise lost?

https://arctichealth.org/en/permalink/ahliterature127344
Source
Med J Aust. 2012 Feb 6;196:89-90
Publication Type
Article
Date
Feb-6-2012
Author
Robert M Parker
Source
Med J Aust. 2012 Feb 6;196:89-90
Date
Feb-6-2012
Language
English
Publication Type
Article
Keywords
Female
Health Status Disparities
Humans
Intellectual Disability - ethnology
Male
Mental Disorders - ethnology
Mental Health - ethnology
Oceanic ancestry group - psychology
Psychotic Disorders - ethnology
Substance-Related Disorders - ethnology
Notes
Comment On: Med J Aust. 2012 Feb 6;196:133-522304609
Comment On: Med J Aust. 2012 Feb 6;196:118-2122304605
PubMed ID
22304588 View in PubMed
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[About 21,000 people per day receive support from services for mentally retarded: treatment level and occupational activities of the weak is lacking].

https://arctichealth.org/en/permalink/ahliterature248514
Source
Sygeplejersken. 1978 Jun 7;78(22):8-9
Publication Type
Article
Date
Jun-7-1978
Author
K U Laursen
Source
Sygeplejersken. 1978 Jun 7;78(22):8-9
Date
Jun-7-1978
Language
Danish
Publication Type
Article
Keywords
Denmark
Humans
Intellectual Disability
Mental Health Services - standards
Quality of Life
PubMed ID
249095 View in PubMed
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[About the mentally retarded in post-war Norway].

https://arctichealth.org/en/permalink/ahliterature256712
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Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen. 2014 Jul 1;134(12-13):1263-7
Publication Type
Article
Date
Jul-1-2014
Author
Linda H Nesby
Author Affiliation
Institutt for kultur og litteratur Fakultet for humaniora, samfunnsvitenskap og lærerutdanning Universitetet i Tromsø - Norges arktiske universitet.
Source
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen. 2014 Jul 1;134(12-13):1263-7
Date
Jul-1-2014
Language
Norwegian
Publication Type
Article
Keywords
History, 20th Century
Humans
Intellectual Disability - therapy
Medicine in Literature
Mentally Disabled Persons
Norway
Nursing Homes
Private Sector
Sterilization, Involuntary - legislation & jurisprudence
Abstract
The article takes as its subject Gaute Heivoll's latest novel Over det kinesiske hav [Across the Chinese Ocean], which describes the establishment of a private nursing home at Finsland in Vest-Agder county immediately before the liberation. The novel's protagonist describes retrospectively how his parents adopted a number of mentally disabled persons, among them a group of siblings from Stavanger. When their adoptive family is exposed to a tragedy, views on who are the providers and receivers of care are challenged, as are concepts such as madness and normality. The article shows how a fictional exposée of conditions for the mentally disabled in recent Norwegian history can provide new perspectives on historic health and care practices. Reading Gaute Heivoll's Over det kinesiske hav highlights the practice of placing patients in private care, as well as the 1934 Act that authorised the sterilisation of mentally disabled persons.
PubMed ID
24989210 View in PubMed
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