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  1. Adjustment and stress-related disorders are prevalent among psychiatric service users. Despite their prevalence, little is known about their prognosis. To reduce that gap, the present article documents the ser...

    Authors: Daniel Poremski, Jayaraman Hariram, Wei Kang Wong, Pui Wai EU and Cheng Lee
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:457
  2. Through the years, studying negative behaviors of the worldwide population seized the spotlight from many researchers who focused on building scales in order the measure the level of worries, fear and even dep...

    Authors: Joya-Maria Karam, Diana Malaeb, Rabih Hallit, Feten Fekih-Romdhane, Sahar Obeid and Souheil Hallit
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:456
  3. There is uncertainty about the optimum dose of omega-3 fatty acids for anxiety symptoms. We aimed to find the dose-dependent effect of omega-3 supplementation on anxiety symptoms.

    Authors: Negar Bafkar, Sheida Zeraattalab-Motlagh, Ahmad Jayedi and Sakineh Shab-Bidar
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:455
  4. Difficulties with inhibitory control have been identified in eating disorders (EDs) and neurodevelopmental disorders (NDs; including attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and autism spectrum disorder...

    Authors: Bethany Norton, Jade Sheen, Lewis Burns, Peter G Enticott, Matthew Fuller-Tyszkiewicz and Melissa Kirkovski
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:454
  5. School truancy, deliberately skipping school without permission, is a complex issue with far-reaching consequences for individual students, education systems, and entire communities. While this phenomenon is n...

    Authors: Augustus Osborne, Carol Labor, Camilla Bangura and Jia B. Kangbai
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:453
  6. Getting lost with family members who have dementia is a significant source of stress for family caregivers. In Taiwan, family caregivers develop strategies to deal with dementia persons who may get lost. This ...

    Authors: Shu-Hui Li, Shu-Fang Vivienne Wu, Chieh-Yu Liu, Chiou-Fen Lin and Hung-Ru Lin
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:452
  7. Depression is a life-threatening mental health problem. Various factors have been demonstrated to be associated with depressive symptoms, including negative life events (NLEs) and alexithymia. A retrospective ...

    Authors: Yinghan Xie, Dandan Ma, Yanping Duan, Jinya Cao and Jing Wei
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:451
  8. Bipolar Disorder is one of the most incapacitating diseases among young persons, leading to cognitive and functional impairment and raised mortality, particularly death by suicide. Managing a manic episode and...

    Authors: E. Musoni-Rwililiza, C. J. Arnbjerg, N. U. Rurangwa, M. G. Bendtsen, J. Carlsson, P. Kallestrup, E. Vindbjerg and D. Gishoma
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:450
  9. Accumulating evidence supports the idea that inflammation may contribute to the pathophysiology of major depressive disorder (MDD). Duloxetine, a serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor, exhibits anti-infl...

    Authors: Wenfan Gao, Yejun Gao, Yayun Xu, Jun Liang, Yanhong Sun, Yuanyuan Zhang, Feng Shan, Jinfang Ge and Qingrong Xia
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:449
  10. The incidence of Post Stroke Depression (PSD) in the Rehabilitation Stage is high, which can bring serious physical and psychological disorders to patients. However, there is still a lack of targeted tools for...

    Authors: Yawei Zeng, Junya Chen, Jing Liu, Yi Zhang, Hongxia Wang, Yanhong Jiang, Weiwei Ding, Yun Li and Jufang Li
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:448
  11. Self-harm and suicidal ideation are prevalent among adolescents, cause physical and psychosocial disability, and have potentially life-threatening consequences. Dialectical behavioral therapy for Adolescents (...

    Authors: Anne Mari Syversen, Viktor Schønning, Gro Sydnes Fjellheim, Irene Elgen and Gro Janne Wergeland
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:447
  12. Depression is a pervasive mental health condition that affects individuals across various demographic categories, including imprisoned adults. The prevalence of mental health problems among inmates worldwide i...

    Authors: Rajan Bhusal, Anjali P. C, Niraj Bhattarai, Durga Khadka Mishra, Sabina Khadka Sapkota, Shreesti Sharma and Krishna Prasad Sapkota
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:446
  13. The purpose of this study was to examine the effects of a brief family psychoeducation (BFP) programme provided by psychiatric visiting nurses on caregiver burden of family caregivers of people with schizophre...

    Authors: Naonori Yasuma, Sayaka Sato, Sosei Yamaguchi, Asami Matsunaga, Takuma Shiozawa, Hisateru Tachimori, Kazuhiro Watanabe, Kotaro Imamura, Daisuke Nishi, Chiyo Fujii and Norito Kawakami
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:445
  14. Suicide prevention media campaigns are one way of reaching people at increased suicide risk who would otherwise not seek help. This is the first study of a Norwegian campaign directed both at individuals at ri...

    Authors: Christine Mohn, Egil Haga, Hanne Sofie Wernoe Nilsson, Jane Pirkis and Lars Mehlum
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:444
  15. Coronary artery disease (CAD) is known as the leading cause of disability and death globally. Anxiety disorders are also recognized as common types of mental disorders that substantially impact global health. ...

    Authors: Mojtaba Rezaee, Haniyeh Darroudi, Leila Etemad, Arya Nasimi Shad, Zahra Zardast, Houra Kohansal, Majid Ghayour-Mobarhan, Fatemeh Sadeghian, Mohsen Moohebati, Habibollah Esmaily, Susan Darroudi and Gordon A. Ferns
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:443
  16. Involuntary psychiatric hospitalisation occurs under different legal premises. According to German law, detention under the Mental Health Act (MHA) is possible in cases of imminent danger of self-harm or harm ...

    Authors: Sönke Johann Peters, Mario Schmitz-Buhl, Jürgen Zielasek and Euphrosyne Gouzoulis-Mayfrank
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:442
  17. Literature on psychiatric emergency services (PES) presentations during the COVID-19 pandemic showed heterogeneous results regarding patients brought in by police (BIBP). This is the first study primarily focu...

    Authors: Thomas Goldschmidt, Yann David Kippe, Stefan Gutwinski, Karl Deutscher, Meryam Schouler-Ocak and Franziska Kroehn-Liedtke
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:441
  18. Clozapine is an off-label drug used in most countries to prevent suicide in individuals with schizophrenia. However, few studies have reported real-world prescription practices. This study aimed to explore the...

    Authors: Yi Yin, Chen Lin, Lijing Wei, Jinghui Tong, Junchao Huang, Baopeng Tian, Shuping Tan, Zhiren Wang, Fude Yang, Yongsheng Tong, Song Chen, L. Elliot Hong and Yunlong Tan
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:440
  19. To analyze the economic benefits of paliperidone palmitate in the treatment of schizophrenia.

    Authors: Xing Luo, Fang Liu, Jin Lu, Yuqi Cheng, Xiufeng Xu, Xiaolin He, Yongbing Xia, Changqing Gao, Xian Xie, Yu Zhao, Chunqiang Gao, Hua Ding, Yuefei He, Lifen Zhang, Xi Zhang, Jianhui Song…
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:439
  20. Anxiety and depression can seriously undermine mental health and quality of life globally. The consumption of junk foods, including ultra-processed foods, fast foods, unhealthy snacks, and sugar-sweetened beve...

    Authors: Hanieh-Sadat Ejtahed, Parham Mardi, Bahram Hejrani, Fatemeh Sadat Mahdavi, Behnaz Ghoreshi, Kimia Gohari, Motahar Heidari-Beni and Mostafa Qorbani
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:438
  21. Rehabilitation coordinators have gradually been introduced into Swedish psychiatric care to support individuals on sick leave to return-to-work or enter work.

    Authors: Åsa Andersén, Beatrice Carpentsier, Erik Berglund and Maria Carlsson
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:437
  22. Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a respiratory infection that considerably impacts both physical and mental health. In particular, the prolonged nature of psychological issues associated with COVID-19 ha...

    Authors: Keita Tokumitsu, Norio Sugawara, Takahiro Tabuchi and Norio Yasui-Furukori
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:435
  23. Cognitive impairment is a recognized fundamental deficit in individuals diagnosed with schizophrenia (SZ), bipolar II disorder (BD II), and major depressive disorder (MDD), among other psychiatric disorders. H...

    Authors: Chaohua Tang, Wei Huang, Yukang Tan, Yiliang Liu, Guangen Zheng, Bin Li, Wensheng Chen, Yu Yang, Guohong Xu, Xiaoling Li, Caixia Xu, Guojun Xie and Jiaquan Liang
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:434
  24. Objective and quantifiable markers are crucial for developing novel therapeutics for mental disorders by 1) stratifying clinically similar patients with different underlying neurobiological deficits and 2) obj...

    Authors: Jun Wang, Chenguang Jiang, Zhenglin Guo, Sinéad Chapman, Nataliia Kozhemiako, Dimitrios Mylonas, Yi Su, Lin Zhou, Lu Shen, Shengying Qin, Michael Murphy, Shuping Tan, Dara S. Manoach, Robert Stickgold, Hailiang Huang, Zhenhe Zhou…
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:433
  25. Depressive symptoms and sarcopenia, often observed among middle-aged and elderly individuals, are significant health concerns in China, particularly given the country’s rapidly aging population. Depressive sym...

    Authors: Qiugui Li, Wenjiao Cen, Tao Yang and Shengru Tao
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:432
  26. Depression is a prevalent mental health problem in postmenopausal women. Given its significant impact on the quality of life and overall well-being of postmenopausal women, there is need for a comprehensive re...

    Authors: Jiaxin Li, Fangli Liu, Ziwei Liu, Mengjie Li, Yingying Wang, Yameng Shang and Yuege Li
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:431
  27. In a growing list of countries, patients are granted access to their clinical notes (“open notes”) as part of their online record access. Especially in the field of mental health, open notes remain controversi...

    Authors: Julian Schwarz, Cosima Hoetger, Lena-Sophie Pluschke, Felix Muehlensiepen, Michael Schneider, Samuel Thoma and Tobias Esch
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:430
  28. Several studies have observed that mentalization-based treatment (MBT) is an effective treatment for borderline personality disorder (BPD), but its effectiveness for other personality disorders (PDs) has hardl...

    Authors: Endang Rizzi, Jonas Gijs Weijers, Coriene ten Kate and Jean-Paul Selten
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:429
  29. People with severe mental illness (SMI) such as schizophrenia and bipolar disorder are at a substantially higher risk of premature death in that they die between 10 and 20 years earlier than the general popula...

    Authors: Dolly Sud, Eleanor Bradley, Jonathan Tritter and Ian Maidment
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:426
  30. This longitudinal study in Mainland China (2021–2022) explored the impact of adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) on complex posttraumatic stress disorder (CPTSD) symptoms, with a focus on the role of self-com...

    Authors: Yizhen Ren, Shuhan Yang, Yu Peng, Aiyi Liu and Zibin Zhu
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:425
  31. Evidence from studies on adult participants and clinical samples of children suggest an association between risky decision-making and mental health problems. However, the extent and nature of this association ...

    Authors: Francesca Bentivegna, Efstathios Papachristou and Eirini Flouri
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:424
  32. Eating disorders in adolescence are associated with high psychological distress, impaired function and high comorbidity. Despite the severity, eating disorders remain highly underdiagnosed and untreated. Digit...

    Authors: Guri Holgersen, Sara Elisabeth Abdi-Dezfuli, Solveig Friis Darrud, Ester Marie Stornes Espeset, Irene Bircow Elgen and Tine Nordgreen
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:423
  33. Mind wandering is a common phenomenon in daily life. However, the manifestations and cognitive correlates of mind wandering in different subclinical populations remain unclear. In this study, these aspects wer...

    Authors: Ya Wang, Tao Chen, Ji-fang Cui, Jia-li Liu, Tian-hong Li and Tian-jiao Du
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:422
  34. The World Health Organization defines mental health as a combination of two dimensions: the negative dimension, or negative mental health, which indicates the presence of mental disorders, symptoms, and proble...

    Authors: Maryam Latifian, Mahta Alsadat Aarabi, Sahar Esmaeili, Kianoush Abdi and Ghoncheh Raheb
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:420
  35. Few studies have simultaneously focused on the associations of vegetable and fruit intake, physical activity, school bullying, and Internet addiction (IA) with depressive symptoms. This study aimed to explore ...

    Authors: Lujun Ji, Zhisheng Ren, Jian Chen, Hui Zhao, Xiaofei Zhang, Bai Xue and Dongfeng Zhang
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:419
  36. Acute stress disorder (ASD) is a mental disorder that happens after someone experienced traumatic event within duration of less than a month. Other studies conducted in different countries revealed that adults...

    Authors: Tewodros Guay Hagos, Tadesse Tarik Tamir, Belayneh Shetie Workneh, Nega Nigussie Abrha, Negesu Gizaw Demissie and Daniel Ayelegne Gebeyehu
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:418
  37. Polypharmacy is common in older adults with psychiatric disorders, but no consensus has reached about the reliable indicators evaluating the benefits and risks of drug-drug interactions (DDIs) in polypharmacy....

    Authors: Yu Liu, Xuefeng Li, Man Yang, Yaping Ding and Minghui Ji
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:417
  38. This study aims to investigate the association between fear of cancer recurrence (FCR) and death anxiety (DA) among Chinese cancer patients, while considering the mediating effects of experiential avoidance (E...

    Authors: Furong Chen, Meijun Ou, Zhirui Xiao and Xianghua Xu
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:416
  39. During pregnancy and childbirth, alongside positive feelings, women undergo feelings such as fear of childbirth (FoC) and worry about its consequences, which could leave negative effects on the mother and her ...

    Authors: Zohreh Alizadeh-Dibazari, Mahsa Maghalain and Mojgan Mirghafourvand
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:415
  40. Fostering empathy has been continuously emphasized in the global medical education. Empathy is crucial to enhance patient-physician relationships, and is associated with medical students’ academic and clinical...

    Authors: Runzhi Huang, Zhitong Zhou, Yifan Liu, Min Lin, Meiqiong Gong, Shuyuan Xian, Huabin Yin, Tong Meng, Xiaonan Wang, Yue Wang, Wenfang Chen, Chongyou Zhang, Erbin Du, Xin Liu, Qing Lin, Hongbin Wu…
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:414
  41. Psychotic depression (PD) is characterized by the co-occurrence of emotional dysfunction and psychotic symptoms such as delusions and hallucinations with poor clinical outcomes. TSH may involve in the developm...

    Authors: Ruchang Yang, Zhe Li, Yingzhao Zhu, Yuxuan Wu, Xinchuan Lu, Xueli Zhao, Junjun Liu, Xiangdong Du and Xiangyang Zhang
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:413
  42. The effect of childhood trauma on Internet gaming disorder remains unclear. In this study, we examined this association in Chinese students and explored the possible associated roles of psychological resilienc...

    Authors: Qian Liu, Lijun Ouyang, Lejia Fan, Aijun Liao, Zongchang Li, Xiaogang Chen, Liu Yuan and Ying He
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:412
  43. Malignant hyperthermia is a potentially lethal condition triggered by specific anesthetic drugs, especially a depolarizing muscle relaxant of succinylcholine (Suxamethonium). Despite the frequent use of succin...

    Authors: Masaki Nakano, Michitaka Funayama, Taketo Takata, Riko Wakisaka, Genki Koyama, Akihiro Koreki, Takuto Ishida, Hiroyuki Uchida and Masaru Mimura
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:411
  44. Eating disorders (EDs) are serious, often chronic, conditions associated with pronounced morbidity, mortality, and dysfunction increasingly affecting young people worldwide. Illness progression, stages and rec...

    Authors: Carina Kuehne, Matthew D. Phillips, Sarah Moody, Callum Bryson, Iain C. Campbell, Pauline Conde, Nicholas Cummins, Sylvane Desrivières, Judith Dineley, Richard Dobson, Daire Douglas, Amos Folarin, Lucy Gallop, Amelia Hemmings, Başak İnce, Luke Mason…
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:409
  45. The left-behind children (LBC), children and adolescents aged 0–18 whose parents have migrated for economic purposes for extended periods exceeding three months, present a unique social concern. These children...

    Authors: Siwei Miao, Lu Xu, Sihong Gao, Cuiping Bai, Yan Huang and Bin Peng
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:406
  46. For enhanced management of anxiety disorders, early screening and accurate diagnostic differentiation are essential. The Screen for Adult Anxiety Related Disorders (SCAARED) has been developed to identify and ...

    Authors: Inae Hwang, Sanghoon Chin, Seongjun Mun, Min Ju You, Woori Moon and Silvia Kyungjin Lho
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:383

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