Psychopathy in women: theoretical and clinical perspectives

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Wynn, Rolf; Høiseth, Marita; Pettersen, Gunn;
  • Publisher: Dove Medical Press
  • Journal: International Journal of Women's Health, volume 4, pages 257-263 (issn: 1179-1411, eissn: 1179-1411)
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  • Identifiers: doi: 10.2147/IJWH.S25518, pmc: PMC3379858
  • Subject: psychopathy | personality disorder | VDP::Samfunnsvitenskap: 200::Psykologi: 260::Klinisk psykologi: 262 | sex | dissocial | VDP::Medisinske Fag: 700::Klinisk medisinske fag: 750::Psykiatri, barnepsykiatri: 757 | RG1-991 | International Journal of Women's Health | antisocial | review | Gynecology and obstetrics | VDP::Social science: 200::Psychology: 260::Clinical psychology: 262 | VDP::Medical disciplines: 700::Clinical medical disciplines: 750::Psychiatry, child psychiatry: 757 | women

Rolf Wynn,1,2 Marita H Høiseth,1 Gunn Pettersen,31Department of Forensic Psychiatry, Division of Addiction and Specialized Psychiatric Services, University Hospital of North Norway, Tromsø, Norway; 2Telemedicine Research Group, Department of Clinic... View more
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