Seasonality in bipolar disorder: Effect of sex and age.

Affiliation

Centre for Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, Medical University of Vienna, Kinderspitalgasse 15, Vienna 1090, Austria. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

Mood episodes in bipolar disorder (BD) are reported to exhibit a seasonal pattern (SP). However, it is unclear whether this pattern is influenced by a patient's sex and age.

Keywords

Age,Bipolar disorder,Hospitalization,Seasonal variation,Seasons,Sex characteristics,