Primary mania versus HIV-related secondary mania in Uganda.

TitlePrimary mania versus HIV-related secondary mania in Uganda.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2006
AuthorsNakimuli-Mpungu, E, Musisi, S, Mpungu, SK, Katabira, E
JournalThe American journal of psychiatry
Pagination1349-54; quiz 1480
Date Published2006 Aug
KeywordsAcute Disease, Adult, Age Factors, AIDS Dementia Complex, Anti-Retroviral Agents, Antiretroviral Therapy, Highly Active, Bipolar Disorder, CD4 Lymphocyte Count, Cognition Disorders, Comorbidity, Cross-Sectional Studies, Diagnosis, Differential, Female, HIV Seronegativity, HIV Seropositivity, Humans, Longitudinal Studies, Male, Prevalence, Psychiatric Status Rating Scales, Severity of Illness Index, Sex Factors, Uganda

The authors hypothesized that in the majority of HIV-positive patients presenting with mania, the mania is secondary to HIV infection and that its presentation and correlates differ from those of HIV-negative patients with primary mania.

Alternate JournalAm J Psychiatry
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PubMed ID16877646
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