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  1. Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a common neurobehavioral disorder affecting approximately 10.0% of children and 6.5% of adolescents in the United States (US). A comprehensive assessment of t...

    Authors: Jeff Schein, Ann Childress, Julie Adams, Patrick Gagnon-Sanschagrin, Jessica Maitland, Wendi Qu, Martin Cloutier and Annie Guérin
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:555
  2. Some evidence suggests substance use affects clinical outcomes in people with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). However, more work is required to examine links between mental health and cannabis use in PTS...

    Authors: A. Murkar, T. Kendzerska, J. Shlik, L. Quilty, M. Saad and R. Robillard
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:554
  3. Adversity coping capability (ACC) is important amid the COVID-19 pandemic. We examined the associations of ACC as measured by our one-item ACC scale (ACC-1) with mental health, family well-being and validity o...

    Authors: Wei Jie Gong, Shirley Man Man Sit, Agnes Yuen Kwan Lai, Nancy Xiaonan Yu, Man Ping Wang, Sai Yin Ho and Tai Hing Lam
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:553
  4. Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is a major public health issue. Cognitive interventions such as computerized cognitive trainings (CCT) are effective in attenuating cognitive decline in AD. However, in those at risk o...

    Authors: Esther Brill, Christine Krebs, Michael Falkner, Jessica Peter, Katharina Henke, Marc Züst, Lora Minkova, Anna-Katharine Brem and Stefan Klöppel
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:552
  5. Court Mental Health Liaison and Diversion Services (CMHLDS) have developed in some countries as a response to the over-representation of mental illness and other vulnerabilities amongst defendants presenting t...

    Authors: Eddie Chaplin, Jane McCarthy, Salma Ali, Karina Marshall-Tate, Kiriakos Xenitidis, Denise Harvey, Jessica Childs, Samir Srivastava, Iain McKinnon, Louise Robinson, Clare S. Allely, Sally Hardy, Barry Tolchard and Andrew Forrester
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:551
  6. Fear of missing out (FoMO) can increase loneliness and smartphone addiction and decrease academic performance in university students. Most studies investigated the relationship between FoMO and smartphone addi...

    Authors: Vahid Alinejad, Naser Parizad, Malakeh Yarmohammadi and Moloud Radfar
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:550
  7. Mental disorders are the leading cause of disability for youth worldwide. However, there is a dearth of validated, brief instruments to assess mental health in low- and middle-income countries (LMIC). We aimed...

    Authors: Kathryn L. Lovero, Salma Ebrahim Adam, Carolina Ezequias Bila, Elda D. Canda, Maria Eduarda Fernandes, Teresa I. Baltazar Rodrigues, Mariel C. Tai Sander, Claude A. Mellins, Cristiane S. Duarte, Palmira Fortunato dos Santos and Milton L. Wainberg
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:549
  8. Functional recovery is an important treatment goal in major depressive disorder (MDD). This study assessed the real-world effectiveness of vortioxetine in patients with MDD, with particular focus on functionin...

    Authors: Eugenia Papalexi, Andreas Galanopoulos, Dimitrios Kontis, Maria Markopoulou, Georgia Balta, Evaggelos Karavelas, Panagiotis Panagiotidis, Themistoklis Vlachos and Anders Ettrup
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:548
  9. In the UK, around 93,000 (0.8%) children and young people (CYP) are experiencing specific phobias that have a substantial impact on daily life. The current gold-standard treatment—multi-session cognitive behav...

    Authors: Han-I. Wang, Barry Wright, Lucy Tindall, Cindy Cooper, Katie Biggs, Ellen Lee, M. Dawn Teare, Lina Gega, Alexander J. Scott, Emily Hayward, Kiera Solaiman, Thompson Davis, Dean McMillan, Simon Gilbody and Steve Parrott
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:547
  10. As a global phenomenon, suicide has generated a lot of concern. Scholars from various fields have conducted extensive research on the prevalence, causes, factors, and/or management or possible solutions to sui...

    Authors: Franca Obiageli Okechukwu, Kalu T. U. Ogba, Juliet I. Nwufo, Miracle Oluchi Ogba, Blessing Nneka Onyekachi, Chinonso I. Nwanosike and Amuche B. Onyishi
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:546
  11. More than half of people who use antipsychotic medication for psychosis report having sexual dysfunction. The REMEDY trial aimed to find out if switching antipsychotic medication provides an effective way to r...

    Authors: Lavanya J. Thana, Lesley O’Connell, Alexandra Carne-Watson, Abhishek Shastri, Arunan Saravanamuthu, Natasha Budhwani, Sandra Jayacodi, Verity C. Leeson, Jasna Munjiza, Sofia Pappa, Elizabeth Hughes, Joe Reilly and Mike J. Crawford
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:545
  12. Depression is one of the most common perinatal mental health problems that affect pregnant women. Antenatal depression can adversely affect the well-being of the pregnant woman and her foetus. Depression is ra...

    Authors: Genesis Chorwe-Sungani, Modesta Mwagomba, Ellen Chirwa, Diana Jere and Jennifer Chipps
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:544
  13. Individuals with psychiatric disorders (PD) have a high prevalence of tobacco use. Patients with PD also potentially receive substandard care in comparison to the general population. Previous research has show...

    Authors: Alexander Benny, Mary McLay, Russell C. Callaghan, Alan Bates and Robert Olson
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:543
  14. Depression (major depressive disorder [MDD]) affects the functioning of patients in many facets of life. Very few large-scale studies to date have compared health and economic related outcomes of those with ve...

    Authors: Saundra Jain, Shaloo Gupta, Vicky W. Li, Ellison Suthoff and Alix Arnaud
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:542
  15. Major depressive disorder (MDD) is one of the most common mental disorders worldwide, estimated to affect 10–15% of the population per year. Treatment resistant depression (TRD) is estimated to affect a third ...

    Authors: Sarah Sharman Moser, Gabriel Chodick, Shulamit Gelerstein, Nava Barit Ben David, Varda Shalev and Orit Stein-Reisner
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:541
  16. Covid-19 pandemic has been profoundly affecting people around the world. While contact restrictions, school closures and economic shutdown were effective to reduce infection rates, these measures go along with...

    Authors: Vera Clemens, Franziska Köhler-Dauner, Ferdinand Keller, Ute Ziegenhain and Jörg M. Fegert
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:540
  17. Emotional and stress-related disorders show high incidence, prevalence, morbidity, and comorbidity rates in Mexico. In recent decades, research findings indicate that cognitive behavioral interventions, from a...

    Authors: Anabel de la Rosa-Gómez, Lorena A. Flores-Plata, Esteban E. Esquivel-Santoveña, Carolina Santillán Torres Torija, Raquel García-Flores, Alejandro Dominguez-Rodriguez, Paulina Arenas-Landgrave, Rosa O. Castellanos-Vargas, Enrique Berra-Ruiz, Rocío Silvestre-Ramírez, Germán Alejandro Miranda-Díaz, Dulce M. Díaz-Sosa, Alejandrina Hernández-Posadas, Alicia I. Flores-Elvira, Pablo D. Valencia and Mario F. Vázquez-Sánchez
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:537
  18. Over 50% of women experience mood disturbance in the postpartum period, with significant implications for maternal and infant health but identifying those at risk is not easily possible. The essential amino ac...

    Authors: Zhao Feng Liu, Amy Sylivris, Michael Gordon and Suresh Sundram
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:539
  19. Although sleep disturbance is a community problem, there is limited study in Ethiopia. Therefore, this study aimed to identify the prevalence and factors affecting postpartum poor sleep quality in women.

    Authors: Dereje Nibret Gessesse, Nuhamin Tesfa Tsega, Mastewal Belayneh Aklil, Wubedle Zelalem Temesgan, Marta Yimam Abegaz, Tazeb Alemu Anteneh, Nebiyu Solomon Tibebu, Haymanot Nigatu Alemu, Tsion Tadesse Haile, Asmra Tesfahun Seyoum, Agumas Eskezia Tiguh, Ayenew Engida Yismaw, Muhabaw Shumye Mihret, Goshu Nenko, Kindu Yinges Wondie, Birhan Tsegaw Taye…
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:538
  20. Inflammation, autoimmunity, and gut-brain axis have been implicated in the pathogenesis of autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Carboxyhemoglobin (SpCO) as a non-invasive measurement of inflammation has not been st...

    Authors: Hannah Tayla Sherman, Kevin Liu, Kenneth Kwong, Suk-Tak Chan, Alice Chukun Li and Xue-Jun Kong
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:536
  21. Treatment with intravenous immunoglobulin (IVIG) in children with Paediatric Acute-onset Neuropsychiatric Syndrome (PANS) has for many years been used on clinical indications, but the research evidence for its...

    Authors: Parisa Hajjari, Malin Huldt Oldmark, Elisabeth Fernell, Klara Jakobsson, Ingrid Vinsa, Max Thorsson, Mehran Monemi, Lotta Stenlund, Anders Fasth, Catrin Furuhjelm, Jakob Åsberg Johnels, Christopher Gillberg and Mats Johnson
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:535
  22. Clozapine has the greatest efficacy for treatment-resistant schizophrenia (TRS), even though its underutilization is not uncommon across different countries. This study aimed to investigate the knowledge and a...

    Authors: Leeba Rezaie, Azadeh Nazari, Roya Safari-Faramani, Shamarina Shohaimi and Habibolah Khazaie
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:534
  23. Cancer is a primary and challenging health problem, has a significant impact on caregivers, and is a leading cause of emotional responses like depression. Depression is the most common and serious psychiatric ...

    Authors: Likinaw Abebaw Wassie, Abere Woretaw Azagew and Berhanu Boru Bifftu
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:533
  24. Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a mental illness that develops in some people after they have experienced a stunning, scary, or dangerous incident. Due to major disasters like as the Economic Crisis a...

    Authors: Christian-Joseph El Zouki, Abdallah Chahine, Mariam Mhanna, Sahar Obeid and Souheil Hallit
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:532
  25. Interleukin-18 (IL-18) may participate in the development of major depressive disorder, but the specific mechanism remains unclear. This study aimed to explore whether IL-18 correlates with areas of the brain ...

    Authors: Xiangdong Du, Siyun Zou, Yan Yue, Xiaojia Fang, Yuxuan Wu, Siqi Wu, Haitao Wang, Zhe Li, Xueli Zhao, Ming Yin, Gang Ye, Hongyan Sun, Xiaochu Gu, Xiaobin Zhang, Zhigang Miao, Jeff Wang Jin…
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:531
  26. An amendment to this paper has been published and can be accessed via the original article.

    Authors: Daniel Zarate, Vasileios Stavropoulos, Michelle Ball, Gabriel de Sena Collier and Nicholas C. Jacobson
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:530

    The original article was published in BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:421

  27. Exhaustion disorder (ED) is a stress-induced disorder characterized by physical and mental symptoms of exhaustion that can be long-lasting. Although stress exposure is essential for the development of ED, litt...

    Authors: Britta Eklöf, Hanna Larsson, Susanne Ellbin, Ingibjörg H. Jonsdottir, Siobhan O’Dwyer and Caroline Hansson
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:529
  28. Many studies have previously compared the prevalence or sample means of distress and mental health problems from before to during the COVID-19 pandemic, while results on changes at the individual-level, and re...

    Authors: Theresa F. Wechsler, Melissa Schmidmeier, Stefanie Biehl, Jennifer Gerczuk, Fiorella-Maria Guerrero-Cerda and Andreas Mühlberger
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:528
  29. The coronavirus pandemic necessitated the rapid transition to virtual care. At a 24-h walk-in mental health Crisis Response Centre (CRC) in Winnipeg, Canada we adapted crisis mental health assessments to be of...

    Authors: Tanvi Vakil, Danielle Carignan Svenne, James M. Bolton, Depeng Jiang, Sasha Svenne and Jennifer M. Hensel
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:527
  30. Maternal anxiety induced by neonatal jaundice has adverse effects on maternal and infant health, but there was no specific tool to identify the anxiety level of mothers. This study aims to develop a Maternal A...

    Authors: Qin Yan, Dandan Li, Xiaoxv Yin, Nan Jiang, Na Sun, Qing Luo, Xin Pang, Lichun Fan and Yanhong Gong
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:526
  31. Implicit absenteeism is very common among clinical nurses. We aimed to evaluate the role of psychological coherence in the inclusive leadership and implicit absenteeism among obstetrics and gynecology nurses, ...

    Authors: Yu Jin, Qingquan Bi, Guiqi Song, Jun Wu and Hui Ding
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:525
  32. Previous research has demonstrated the negative effects of study-related stressors on the mental health of medical students. It has been found that social resources such as social identity, dual identity and s...

    Authors: Nora Kappner, Jessica Lang, Anne Berthold and Petra Maria Gaum
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:524
  33. Mental distress is the most common problem among medical students. This is associated with severe consequences of lack of empathy for their patients, committing medical errors, and suicidal ideations and attem...

    Authors: Gidey Rtbey, Shegaye Shumet, Belete Birhan and Endalamaw Salelew
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:523
  34. Examine the onset of a clinical diagnosis of mood (major depression, dysthymia and bipolar disorder)- and anxiety disorders (panic disorder, agoraphobia without panic disorder, social phobia, specific phobia a...

    Authors: Leonore de Wit, Margreet ten Have, Pim Cuijpers and Ron de Graaf
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:522
  35. Poor sleep quality and maternal mood disturbances are common during pregnancy and may play pivotal roles in the development of postpartum depression. We aim to examine the trajectories of sleep quality and men...

    Authors: Yu Wang, Han Liu, Chen Zhang, Cheng Li, Jing-Jing Xu, Chen-Chi Duan, Lei Chen, Zhi-Wei Liu, Li Jin, Xian-Hua Lin, Chen-Jie Zhang, Han-Qiu Zhang, Jia-Le Yu, Tao Li, Cindy-Lee Dennis, Hong Li…
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:521
  36. Nomophobia is a psychological condition caused by a fear of disconnecting from others through mobile phones.

    Authors: Hassan Alwafi, Abdallah Y. Naser, Abdulelah M. Aldhahir, Alaa Idrees Fatani, Rahaf Awaili Alharbi, Khawlah Ghazi Alharbi, Braah Ali Almutwakkil, Emad Salawati, Rakan Ekram, Mohammed Samannodi, Mohammed A. Almatrafi, Wael Rammal, Hamza Assaggaf, Jumanah T. Qedair, Abdullah A. Al Qurashi and Afnan Alqurashi
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:520
  37. Bullying, being a victim of violent behaviors, life satisfaction (LS) and self-rated health (SRH) in children and adolescents, all have consistently been recognized as vital factors in school performance and f...

    Authors: Mostafa Qorbani, Mostafa Amini Rarani, Amir Kasaeian, Shirin Djalalinia, Kourosh Nouri, Hadith Rastad, Ehsan Shahrestanaki, Mohammad Esmaeil Motlagh, Ramin Heshmat and Roya Kelishadi
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:519
  38. Visual memory impairment is one of the most commonly complained symptoms in patients with major depressive disorder (MDD). Pattern glare is also a distorted visual phenomenon that puzzles patients with MDD. Ne...

    Authors: Min Wang, Xiongwei Qi, Xiao Yang, Huanhuan Fan, Yikai Dou, Wanjun Guo, Qiang Wang, Eric Chen, Tao Li and Xiaohong Ma
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:518
  39. Previous research on the psychological mechanisms of obesity has primarily focused on acute psychopathology. However, there is limited literature on the role of more complex and entrenched psychological proces...

    Authors: Dean Spirou, Jayanthi Raman, Ramy H. Bishay, Golo Ahlenstiel and Evelyn Smith
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:517
  40. The last decade has shown a remarkable increase in the rates of illicit opioid use in Canada and internationally, which is associated with large increases in opioid related morbidity and mortality. While the d...

    Authors: Joseph Sadek and Joseph Saunders
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:516
  41. There is a need for effective universal approaches to promote and support university student mental health that are scalable and sustainable. In this pilot study we assess the feasibility and acceptability of ...

    Authors: N. King, B. Linden, S. Cunningham, D. Rivera, J. Rose, N. Wagner, J. Mulder, M. Adams, R. Baxter and A. Duffy
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:515
  42. Authors: Anne Katrine Pagsberg, Camilla Uhre, Valdemar Uhre, Linea Pretzmann, Sofie Heidenheim Christensen, Christine Thoustrup, Iben Clemmesen, Amanda Aaen Gudmandsen, Nicoline Løcke Jepsen Korsbjerg, Anna-Rosa Cecilie Mora-Jensen, Melanie Ritter, Emilie D. Thorsen, Klara Sofie Vangstrup Halberg, Birgitte Bugge, Nina Staal, Helga Kristensen Ingstrup…
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:514

    The original article was published in BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:204

  43. In Latin America and the Caribbean, there is a dearth of research exploring polysubstance use. This study aims to determine the prevalence, varying combinations and associated sociodemographic characteristics ...

    Authors: Kunal Lalwani, Patrice Whitehorne-Smith, Geoffrey Walcott, Joni-Gaye McLeary, Gabrielle Mitchell and Wendel Abel
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:513
  44. The investigation of patient-reported outcomes and psycho-oncological interventions mainly focuses on psychological distress or psychopathology. However, the recognition of the equal importance of positive men...

    Authors: Lusine Vaganian, Maren Boecker, Sonja Bussmann, Michael Kusch, Hildegard Labouvie, Jürgen Margraf, Alexander L. Gerlach and Jan C. Cwik
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:512
  45. Due to budget restrictions in mental health care, non-professional caregivers are increasingly burdened with the emotional and practical care for their depressed relatives. However, informal family caregiving ...

    Authors: Elisabeth Schramm, Christoph Breuninger, Nadine Zehender, Ulrich Hegerl, Anne Elsner, Andy Maun, Marina Schmölz, Christiane Roick, Marlon Grodd and Erika Graf
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:511
  46. From a clinical perspective, knowledge of the psychological processes involved in maintaining gambling disorder has been lacking. This qualitative study formulated hypotheses on how gambling disorder is mainta...

    Authors: Olof Molander, Jonas Ramnerö, Johan Bjureberg and Anne H. Berman
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:510
  47. Youth drug addiction is a significant social and health problem. Symptoms of the disease include a number of neurological, gastrointestinal and cardiovascular disorders. Possible hormonal disorders and dysregu...

    Authors: Helena Krakowczyk, Maria Szczepańska, Urszula Wróblowska-Grzonka, Katarzyna Gajewska-Ormińska, Katarzyna Ziora and Edyta Machura
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:509
  48. Patient accessible electronic health records (PAEHR) hold the potential to increase patient empowerment, especially for patients with complex, long-term or chronic conditions. However, evidence of its benefits...

    Authors: Paolo Zanaboni, Eli Kristiansen, Ove Lintvedt, Rolf Wynn, Monika A. Johansen, Tove Sørensen and Asbjørn J. Fagerlund
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:508
  49. Substance use is referring to the use of psychoactive substances like chat, cigarettes, alcohol, and others. The use of substances particularly (alcohol, chat, and cigarette) is a major mental health burden in...

    Authors: Mamaru Melkam, Demeke Demilew, Tilahun Kassew, Bruik Fanta, Sewbesew Yitayih, Kassahun Alemu, Yasin Muhammed, Berhanie Getnet, Eden Abetu, Gebrekidan Ewnetu Tarekegn, Mohammed Oumer and Goshu Nenko
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:507
  50. The COVID-19 pandemic has exacerbated the risk factors associated with suicidal behavior and thus, prioritizing its prevention is recommended.

    Authors: Malshani L. Pathirathna, Hapugahapitiye Mohottalage Renu Kalhari Geethani Nandasena, Atapattu Mudiyanselage Muditha Piumali Atapattu and Ishanka Weerasekara
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:506

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