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Risk of Violent Crime in Individuals with Epilepsy and Traumatic Brain Injury: A 35-Year Swedish Population Study

  • Seena Fazel mail,

    seena.fazel@psych.ox.ac.uk

    Affiliations: Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, Warneford Hospital, Oxford, United Kingdom, Centre for Violence Prevention, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden

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  • Paul Lichtenstein,

    Affiliation: Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden

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  • Martin Grann,

    Affiliations: Centre for Violence Prevention, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden, Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden, Swedish Prison and Probation Service, Norrköping, Sweden

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  • Niklas Långström

    Affiliations: Centre for Violence Prevention, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden, Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden, Swedish Prison and Probation Service, Norrköping, Sweden

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  • Published: December 27, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1001150

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The following articles represent some of the media coverage that this paper has received:

Publication: Wales Online
Title: “Epilepsy and the risk of violent crime are not linked, scientists find”
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Publication: Deutsches Aerzteblatt
Title: “Erhöhte Kriminalitätsrate nach Schädelhirntrauma”
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Publication: Europa Press
Title: “La epilepsia no está vinculada a cometer crímenes violentos”
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Publication: UPI
Title: “Study links heads injury to violent crime”
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Publication: The Independent
Title: “Head injury link to violent crime”
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