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  1. To investigate the association of the change of painful physical symptoms (PPS) after 4 weeks, with the 6-month treatment outcomes of depressive symptoms in patients treated with duloxetine in clinical practice.

    Authors: Edith Schneider, Michael Linden, Harald Weigmann, Thomas Wagner, Deborah Quail, Hans-Peter Hundemer and Ulrich Hegerl
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2011 11:150
  2. At any time, about 1% of people with severe and enduring mental illness such as schizophrenia require in-patient psychiatric rehabilitation. In-patient rehabilitation enables individuals with the most challeng...

    Authors: Joanna Bredski, Andrew Watson, Debbie A Mountain, Fiona Clunie and Stephen M Lawrie
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2011 11:149
  3. This study aims to evaluate relationship between three different clinical conditions: Major Depressive Disorders (MDD), Hashimoto Thyroiditis (HT) and reduction in regional Cerebral Blood Flow (rCBF) in order ...

    Authors: Maria Carolina Hardoy, Mariangela Cadeddu, Alessandra Serra, Maria Francesca Moro, Gioia Mura, Gisa Mellino, Krishna M Bhat, Gianmarco Altoé, Paolo Usai, Mario Piga and Mauro G Carta
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2011 11:148
  4. Efficacy studies indicate anti-depressive effects of at least some second generation antipsychotics (SGAs). The Bergen Psychosis Project (BPP) is a 24-month, pragmatic, industry-independent, randomized, head-t...

    Authors: Eirik Kjelby, Hugo A Jørgensen, Rune A Kroken, Else-Marie Løberg and Erik Johnsen
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2011 11:145
  5. Massively Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Games (MMORPGs) are a very popular and enjoyable leisure activity, and there is a lack of international validated instruments to assess excessive gaming. With the grow...

    Authors: Sophia Achab, Magali Nicolier, Frédéric Mauny, Julie Monnin, Benoit Trojak, Pierre Vandel, Daniel Sechter, Philip Gorwood and Emmanuel Haffen
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2011 11:144
  6. This study of chronically ill patients with schizophrenia aimed to identify patients who achieve sustained favorable long-term outcome - when the outcome incorporates severity of symptoms, level of functioning...

    Authors: Gebra B Cuyún Carter, Denái R Milton, Haya Ascher-Svanum and Douglas E Faries
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2011 11:143
  7. Studies suggests a possible link between vaginal discharge and common mental distress, as well as highlight the implications of the subjective burden of disease and its link with mental health.

    Authors: Loulou Kobeissi, Ricardo Araya, Fayssal El Kak, Zeina Ghantous, Marwan Khawaja, Brigitte Khoury, Ziyad Mahfoud, Rima Nakkash, Tim J Peters, Sami Ramia and Huda Zurayk
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2011 11:142
  8. Depression is a common complication in type 2 diabetes (DM2), affecting 10-30% of patients. Since depression is underrecognized and undertreated, it is important that reliable and validated depression screenin...

    Authors: Evi SA de Cock, Wilco HM Emons, Giesje Nefs, Victor JM Pop and François Pouwer
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2011 11:141
  9. Poor mental health, especially due to depression, is one of the main public health problems. Early indicators of poor mental health in general population are needed. This study examined the relationship betwee...

    Authors: Teemu Rissanen, Heimo Viinamäki, Kirsi Honkalampi, Soili M Lehto, Jukka Hintikka, Tarja Saharinen and Heli Koivumaa-Honkanen
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2011 11:140
  10. The major diagnostic classifications consider mania as a uni-dimensional illness. Factor analytic studies of acute mania are fewer compared to schizophrenia and depression. Evidence from factor analysis sugges...

    Authors: Raveen Hanwella and Varuni A de Silva
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2011 11:137
  11. Low levels of self-esteem have been implicated as both a cause and a consequence of severe mental disorders. The main aims of the study were to examine whether premorbid adjustment has an impact on the subject...

    Authors: Kristin Lie Romm, Jan Ivar Rossberg, Charlotte Fredslund Hansen, Elisabeth Haug, Ole A Andreassen and Ingrid Melle
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2011 11:136
  12. Cocaine, particularly in its base form ('crack'), has become one of the drugs of most concern in the Netherlands, being associated with a wide range of medical, psychiatric and social problems for the individu...

    Authors: Mascha Nuijten, Peter Blanken, Wim van den Brink and Vincent Hendriks
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2011 11:135
  13. Effective treatment strategies for chronic depression are urgently needed since it is not only a common and particularly disabling disorder, but is also considered treatment resistant by most clinicians. There...

    Authors: Elisabeth Schramm, Martin Hautzinger, Ingo Zobel, Levente Kriston, Mathias Berger and Martin Härter
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2011 11:134
  14. Bipolar disorder is a severe mental illness with serious consequences for daily living of patients and their caregivers. Care as usual primarily consists of pharmacotherapy and supportive treatment. However, a...

    Authors: Trijntje YG van der Voort, Berno van Meijel, Peter JJ Goossens, Janwillem Renes, Aartjan TF Beekman and Ralph W Kupka
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2011 11:133
  15. On March 11, 2011, a magnitude 9.0 earthquake, the most powerful ever recorded in Japan, and a massive tsunami struck off the coast of the Sanriku region. A Disaster Medical Assistance Team, a mobile medical t...

    Authors: Yutaka Matsuoka, Daisuke Nishi, Naoki Nakaya, Toshimasa Sone, Kei Hamazaki, Tomohito Hamazaki and Yuichi Koido
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2011 11:132
  16. Obesity is associated with an increased risk of mental illness; however, evidence linking body mass index (BMI)-a measure of overall obesity, to mental illness is inconsistent. The objective of this study was ...

    Authors: Guixiang Zhao, Earl S Ford, Chaoyang Li, James Tsai, Satvinder Dhingra and Lina S Balluz
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2011 11:130
  17. The Obsessive-Compulsive Inventory-Revised (OCI-R) was designed to evaluate the severity of obsessive-compulsive symptoms in both clinical and non-clinical samples. The aim of the study was to evaluate the psy...

    Authors: Zi-wen Peng, Wen-han Yang, Guo-dong Miao, Jin Jing and Raymond CK Chan
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2011 11:129
  18. Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is increasingly recognized as a common disorder not only in children, but also in the adult population. Similarly, asthma also has a substantial prevalence among...

    Authors: Ole Bernt Fasmer, Anne Halmøy, Tomas Mikal Eagan, Ketil Joachim Oedegaard and Jan Haavik
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2011 11:128
  19. The lack of culturally adapted and validated instruments for child mental health and psychosocial support in low and middle-income countries is a barrier to assessing prevalence of mental health problems, eval...

    Authors: Brandon A Kohrt, Mark JD Jordans, Wietse A Tol, Nagendra P Luitel, Sujen M Maharjan and Nawaraj Upadhaya
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2011 11:127
  20. Although not recommended in treatment guidelines, previous studies have shown a frequent use of more than one antipsychotic agent among patients with schizophrenia. The main aims of the present study were to e...

    Authors: Albert Bolstad, Ole A Andreassen, Jan I Røssberg, Ingrid Agartz, Ingrid Melle and Lars Tanum
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2011 11:126
  21. Cognitive behavior therapy (CBT) is widely regarded as an effective treatment for obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD), but access to CBT therapists is limited. Internet-based CBT (ICBT) with therapist support ...

    Authors: Erik Andersson, Brjánn Ljótsson, Erik Hedman, Viktor Kaldo, Björn Paxling, Gerhard Andersson, Nils Lindefors and Christian Rück
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2011 11:125
  22. The aim of this study was to determine glutathione levels and antioxidant enzyme activities in the drug-naive first-episode patients with schizophrenia in comparison with healthy control subjects.

    Authors: Monia Raffa, Fatma Atig, Ahmed Mhalla, Abdelhamid Kerkeni and Anwar Mechri
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2011 11:124
  23. Few longitudinal cohort studies have focused on the impact of substances abused and psychiatric disorders on premature mortality. The aim of the present study was to identify predictors of increased risk of dr...

    Authors: Anna Nyhlén, Mats Fridell, Martin Bäckström, Morten Hesse and Peter Krantz
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2011 11:122
  24. Hypnotic susceptibility is one of the stable characteristics of individuals, but not closely related to the personality traits such as those measured by the five-factor model in the general population. Whether...

    Authors: Fenghua Wang, Wanzhen Chen, Jingyi Huang, Peiwei Xu, Wei He, Hao Chai, Junpeng Zhu, Wenjun Yu, Li Chen and Wei Wang
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2011 11:121
  25. The debate on appropriate financing systems in inpatient psychiatry is ongoing. In this context, it is important to control resource use in terms of length of stay (LOS), which is the most costly factor in inp...

    Authors: Ingeborg Warnke, Wulf Rössler and Uwe Herwig
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2011 11:120
  26. The role of psychotherapy in the treatment of traumatic brain injury is receiving increased attention. The evaluation of psychotherapy with these patients has been conducted largely in the absence of quantitat...

    Authors: Paul E Rapp, Christopher J Cellucci, Adele MK Gilpin, Miguel A Jiménez-Montaño and Kathryn E Korslund
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2011 11:119
  27. Although the validity and safety of antipsychotic polypharmacy remains unclear, it is commonplace in the treatment of schizophrenia. This study aimed to investigate the degree that antipsychotic polypharmacy c...

    Authors: Fuminari Misawa, Keiko Shimizu, Yasuo Fujii, Ryouji Miyata, Fumio Koshiishi, Mihoko Kobayashi, Hirokazu Shida, Yoshiyo Oguchi, Yasuyuki Okumura, Hiroto Ito, Mami Kayama and Haruo Kashima
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2011 11:118
  28. Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in adulthood is not fully treated by psychopharmacological treatment alone. The main aim of the current study was to evaluate a newly developed cognitive behavio...

    Authors: Brynjar Emilsson, Gisli Gudjonsson, Jon F Sigurdsson, Gisli Baldursson, Emil Einarsson, Halldora Olafsdottir and Susan Young
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2011 11:116
  29. The physical wellbeing of people with mental health conditions can often be overlooked in order to treat the primary mental health condition as a priority. Exercise however, can potentially improve both the pr...

    Authors: Simon Rosenbaum, Dang Nguyen, Tom Lenehan, Anne Tiedemann, Hidde P van der Ploeg and Catherine Sherrington
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2011 11:115
  30. Non-didactically delivered curriculum based group psychoeducation has been shown to be more effective than both group support in a specialist mood disorder centre in Spain (with effects lasting up to five year...

    Authors: Richard K Morriss, Fiona Lobban, Steven Jones, Lisa Riste, Sarah Peters, Christopher Roberts, Linda Davies and Debbie Mayes
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2011 11:114
  31. The PANSS (Positive and Negative Syndrome Scale) is one of the most important rating instruments for patients with schizophrenia. Nevertheless, there is a long and ongoing debate in the psychiatric community r...

    Authors: Michael Obermeier, Rebecca Schennach-Wolff, Sebastian Meyer, Hans-Jürgen Möller, Michael Riedel, Daniela Krause and Florian Seemüller
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2011 11:113
  32. Little research has been done on the relationship between malnutrition and mental health in community living elderly individuals. In the present study, we aimed to assess the associations between mental health...

    Authors: Jan-Magnus Kvamme, Ole Grønli, Jon Florholmen and Bjarne K Jacobsen
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2011 11:112
  33. MDFT (Multidimensional Family Therapy) is a family based outpatient treatment programme for adolescent problem behaviour. MDFT has been found effective in the USA in adolescent samples differing in severity an...

    Authors: Olivier Phan, Craig E Henderson, Tatiana Angelidis, Patricia Weil, Manja van Toorn, Renske Rigter, Cecilia Soria and Henk Rigter
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2011 11:110
  34. Adverse family experiences in early life are associated with subsequent psychopathology. This study adds to the growing body of work exploring the nature and associations between adverse experiences over the c...

    Authors: Valerie J Dunn, Rosemary A Abbott, Tim J Croudace, Paul Wilkinson, Peter B Jones, Joe Herbert and Ian M Goodyer
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2011 11:109
  35. Subjective memory complaints (SMC) are common but their significance is still unclear. It has been suggested they are a precursor of mild cognitive impairment (MCI) or dementia and an early indicator of cognit...

    Authors: Matt B Paradise, Nick S Glozier, Sharon L Naismith, Tracey A Davenport and Ian B Hickie
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2011 11:108
  36. Internet-based self-help treatment with minimal therapist contact has been shown to have an effect in treating various conditions. The objective of this study was to explore participants' views of Internet adm...

    Authors: Nina Bendelin, Hugo Hesser, Johan Dahl, Per Carlbring, Karin Zetterqvist Nelson and Gerhard Andersson
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2011 11:107
  37. The Psychiatric Case Register Middle Netherlands (PCR-MN) registers the mental healthcare consumption of over Dutch 760,000 inhabitants in the centre of the Netherlands. In 2010 the follow-up period was over t...

    Authors: Hugo M Smeets, Wijnand Laan, Iris M Engelhard, Marco PM Boks, Mirjam I Geerlings and Niek J de Wit
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2011 11:106
  38. People with mental illness experience high levels of morbidity and mortality from physical disease compared to the general population. Our primary aim was to compare how people with severe mental illness (SMI;...

    Authors: Kurt Buhagiar, Liam Parsonage and David PJ Osborn
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2011 11:104
  39. Genome wide association studies reported two single nucleotide polymorphisms in ANK3 (rs9804190 and rs10994336) as independent genetic risk factors for bipolar disorder. Another SNP in ANK3 (rs10761482) was assoc...

    Authors: Alejandro Gella, Mònica Segura, Núria Durany, Bruno Pfuhlmann, Gerald Stöber and Micha Gawlik
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2011 11:103
  40. Structured psychotherapy is recommended as the preferred treatment of personality disorders. A substantial group of patients, however, has no access to these therapies or does not benefit. For those patients w...

    Authors: Barbara Stringer, Berno van Meijel, Bauke Koekkoek, Ad Kerkhof and Aartjan Beekman
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2011 11:102
  41. Asenapine demonstrated superiority over placebo for mania in bipolar I disorder patients experiencing acute current manic or mixed episodes in 2 randomized, placebo-and olanzapine-controlled trials. We report ...

    Authors: Armin Szegedi, Jun Zhao, Arjen van Willigenburg, Kari R Nations, Mary Mackle and John Panagides
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2011 11:101

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