Reported here are the first results of the WHO World Mental Health (WMH) Survey Initiative. The detailed information on lifetime prevalence, age of onset, course, correlates, and treatment of mental disorders in this volume provides mental health professionals and healthcare policy planners with an unprecedented state-of-the-art reference on the cross-national descriptive epidemiology of mental disorders.Table of Contents Part I. Methods: 1. Introduction2. Sampling designs and sampling procedures3. Implementation of the World Mental Health Survey Initiative4. The World Health Organization composite international diagnostic interview5. Translation procedures and translation assessment in the World Mental Health Survey Initiative6. Concordance of the Composite International Diagnostic Interview Version 3.0 (CIDI 3.0) with standardized clinical assessments in the WHO World Mental Health SurveysPart II. Country Specific Chapters: WHO Region: Pan American Health Organization (PAHO): 7. Mental disorders in Colombia: results from the World Mental Health Survey8. The Mexican National Comorbidity Survey (M-NCS): overview and results9. The National Comorbidity Survey Replication (NCS-R): cornerstone in improving mental health and mental health care in the United StatesWHO Region: African Regional Office (AFRO): 10. Mental disorders among adult Nigerians: risks, prevalence and treatmentThe South African Stress and Health Survey (SASH): a foundation for improving mental health care in South Africa11. WHO Region: Eastern Mediterranean Regional Office (EMRO): 12. Mental disorders and war in Lebanon12. WHO Region: European Regional Office (EURO): 13. Mental health in Belgium: current situation and future perspectives14. The prevalence of mental disorders and services use in France15. Prevalence and treatment of mental disorders in Germany: results from the European Study of the Epidemiology of Mental Disorders (ESEMeD) survey16. The prevalence of mental disorders and service use in Israel: results from the national health survey 2003–200417. The prevalence of mental disorders and service use in Italy: results from the national health survey 2001–200318. Mental disorders and service use in the Netherlands: results from the European Study of the Epidemiology of Mental Disorders (ESEMeD)19. The epidemiology of mental disorders in the general population of Spain20. The state of mental health and alcoholism in UkraineWHO Region: Western Pacific Regional Office (WPRO): 21. Mental disorders and service use in China22. 12-month prevalence, severity and treatment of common mental disorders in communities in Japan: the World Mental Health Japan 2003–2004 Survey23. Te Rau Hinengaro: the New Zealand Mental Health SurveyPart III. Cross-National Comparisons: 24. Lifetime prevalence and age-of-onset distributions of mental disorders in the World Mental Health Survey Initiative25. Delay and failure in treatment seeking after first onset of mental disorders in the World Mental Health Survey Initiative26. Prevalence and severity in the World Mental Health Survey Initiative27. Recent treatment of mental disorders in the World Mental Health Survey InitiativePart IV. Conclusions: 28. Future Directions.
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Titolo: WHO World Mental Health Surveys - Global Perspectives on the Epidemiology of Mental Disorders
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