Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: https://hdl.handle.net/1959.11/28595
Title: Models of Comorbidity
Contributor(s): Brown, Rhonda  (author); Thorsteinsson, Einar  (author)orcid 
Publication Date: 2020
DOI: 10.1007/978-3-030-32545-9_2
Handle Link: https://hdl.handle.net/1959.11/28595
Abstract: Most existing theories of disease comorbidity provide only a broad overview of the manner in which comorbidity is likely to arise, although these broad overarching theories have, for the most part, not been tested empirically. Further, there are few comorbidity theories that are comprehensive yet specific enough to help guide the exploration of the relationships between specific comorbid disorders and the likely role played by intervening factors. As a result, we know little about the extent to which comorbidity is relevant to our understanding of single disorders and conditions; the mechanisms likely to underpin the development of the comorbidities; and the nature of the interactions between specific risk factors and comorbid disorders.
Publication Type: Book Chapter
Source of Publication: Comorbidity: Symptoms, Conditions, Behaviour and Treatments, p. 23-41
Publisher: Palgrave MacMillan
Place of Publication: Cham, Switzerland
ISBN: 9783030325442
303032544X
9783030325459
3030325458
Field of Research (FoR) 2008: 170106 Health, Clinical and Counselling Psychology
111714 Mental Health
Field of Research (FoR) 2020: 520303 Counselling psychology
520302 Clinical psychology
520304 Health psychology
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Socio-Economic Objective (SEO) 2008: 920410 Mental Health
970117 Expanding Knowledge in Psychology and Cognitive Sciences
Socio-Economic Objective (SEO) 2020: 200409 Mental health
280121 Expanding knowledge in psychology
HERDC Category Description: B1 Chapter in a Scholarly Book
Other Links: http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1117551663
http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1130750422
https://thorsteinssonpublications.blogspot.com/2020/01/comorbidity-symptoms-conditions.html
Editor: Editor(s): Rhonda Brown and Einar Thorsteinsson
Appears in Collections:Book Chapter
School of Psychology

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