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Using the Cultural Formulation to Resolve Uncertainty in Diagnoses of Psychosis Among Ethnoculturally Diverse Patients
Ademola B. Adeponle, M.D., M.Sc.; Brett D. Thombs, Ph.D.; Danielle Groleau, Ph.D.; Eric Jarvis, M.D., M.Sc.; Laurence J. Kirmayer, M.D.
Dr. Adeponle is affiliated with the Department of Psychiatry, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.

The other authors are affiliated with the Division of Social and Transcultural Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, McGill University, and with the Institute of Community and Family Psychiatry, Jewish General Hospital, Montreal. Send correspondence to Dr. Kirmayer, Institute of Community and Family Psychiatry, Jewish General Hospital, 4333 Cote St. Catherine Rd., Montreal, Quebec H3T 1E4, Canada (e-mail: laurence.kirmayer@mcgill.ca). This article is based on work done by the first author for a master's degree in psychiatry while at McGill University.

The other authors are affiliated with the Division of Social and Transcultural Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, McGill University, and with the Institute of Community and Family Psychiatry, Jewish General Hospital, Montreal. Send correspondence to Dr. Kirmayer, Institute of Community and Family Psychiatry, Jewish General Hospital, 4333 Cote St. Catherine Rd., Montreal, Quebec H3T 1E4, Canada (e-mail: laurence.kirmayer@mcgill.ca). This article is based on work done by the first author for a master's degree in psychiatry while at McGill University.

The other authors are affiliated with the Division of Social and Transcultural Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, McGill University, and with the Institute of Community and Family Psychiatry, Jewish General Hospital, Montreal. Send correspondence to Dr. Kirmayer, Institute of Community and Family Psychiatry, Jewish General Hospital, 4333 Cote St. Catherine Rd., Montreal, Quebec H3T 1E4, Canada (e-mail: laurence.kirmayer@mcgill.ca). This article is based on work done by the first author for a master's degree in psychiatry while at McGill University.

The other authors are affiliated with the Division of Social and Transcultural Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, McGill University, and with the Institute of Community and Family Psychiatry, Jewish General Hospital, Montreal. Send correspondence to Dr. Kirmayer, Institute of Community and Family Psychiatry, Jewish General Hospital, 4333 Cote St. Catherine Rd., Montreal, Quebec H3T 1E4, Canada (e-mail: laurence.kirmayer@mcgill.ca). This article is based on work done by the first author for a master's degree in psychiatry while at McGill University.

Psychiatric Services 2012;63:147-153. doi:10.1176/appi.ps.201100280
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