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  1. Personal recovery is associated with socio-demographic and clinical factors, and gender seems to influence the recovery process. This study aimed to investigate: i) differences in the recovery goals of men and...

    Authors: Alessandra Martinelli, Chiara Bonetto, Tecla Pozzan, Elena Procura, Doriana Cristofalo, Mirella Ruggeri and Helen Killaspy
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:834
  2. Gaming disorder is a new disease, which is included in the disease unit of disorder caused by addiction in the 11th revision of the International Classification of Diseases. This study examined the symptom cha...

    Authors: Lina Zhang, Mengqi Liu, Ming Yuan, Mutian Hou, Cheng Yang, Yingying Wang, Wei Hao and Yanhui Liao
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:833
  3. Major depressive disorder (MDD) has a high incidence and an unknown mechanism. There are no objective and sensitive indicators for clinical diagnosis.

    Authors: Yuanyuan Huang, Yun Yi, Qiang Chen, Hehua Li, Shixuan Feng, Sumiao Zhou, Ziyun Zhang, Chenyu Liu, Junhao Li, Qiuling Lu, Lida Zhang, Wei Han, Fengchun Wu and Yuping Ning
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:832
  4. Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) is a common mental ailment and is the primary reason for disability. It manifests a severe impact on moods, thoughts, and physical health. At present, this disorder has become a...

    Authors: Sarmin Akter, Faisal Abdullah Emon, Zabun Nahar, MMA Shalahuddin Qusar, Sardar Mohammad Ashraful Islam, Mohammad Shahriar, Mohiuddin Ahmed Bhuiyan and Md. Rabiul Islam
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:830
  5. Mental health conditions are common during pregnancy and the first year after childbirth. Early detection allows timely support and treatment to be offered, but identifying perinatal mental health conditions m...

    Authors: Gracia Fellmeth, Pankaj Kanwar, Diksha Sharma, Komal Chawla, Neha DasGupta, Shreyash Chhajed, Chandrakant, Emily C Jose, Anita Thakur, Vikesh Gupta, Omesh Kumar Bharti, Sukhjit Singh, Geetha Desai, Harish Thippeswamy, Jennifer J Kurinczuk, Prabha Chandra…
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:829
  6. Mental disorders are one of the most common and disabling health conditions worldwide. There is however no consensus on the best practice of system level mental health services (MHS) provision, in order to pre...

    Authors: Tino Karolaakso, Reija Autio, Petra Suontausta, Helena Leppänen, Kimmo Suokas, Päivi Rissanen, Martti T. Tuomisto and Sami Pirkola
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:828
  7. Cultural and religious beliefs are effective on people’s attitudes towards schizophrenia and their help-seeking behaviors. This study aimed to explain the experiences of family caregivers of patients with schi...

    Authors: Fatemeh Darban, Enayatollah Safarzai, Sakineh Sabzevari and Nastaran Heydarikhayat
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:827
  8. Depressive symptoms associated with schizophrenia are closely related to stigma and quality of life(QOL). There is, however, no thorough research on the connection between the three. This study sought to inves...

    Authors: Siyuan Zheng, Ruoqi Wang, Shaofei Zhang, Yangxu Ou, Xuanlian Sheng, Meng Yang, Menglin Ge, Lei Xia, Jun Li and Xiaoqin Zhou
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:826
  9. Pregnant women experience enormous psychological pressure, particularly during the late trimester. Symptoms of depression in late pregnancy may persist postpartum, increasing the incidence of postpartum depres...

    Authors: Ying Sun, Xiaobo He, Xuejun Gu and Xiuping Yang
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:824
  10. This study was designed to examine the possible efficacy of the probiotic strain Lactobacillus acidophilus LB (Lacteol Fort) on attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) symptomatology and evaluate its infl...

    Authors: Reham M. Elhossiny, Heba H. Elshahawy, Hanan M. Mohamed and Reham I. Abdelmageed
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:823
  11. Schizophrenia (SCZ) is a chronic, highly relapsing, severe mental disorder with an unclear etiology. Cytokine-mediated neuroimmune abnormalities have been repeatedly revealed. IL-1β was reported to play a vita...

    Authors: Xin-ling Zhao, Yi-lin Liu, Qing Long, Yun-qiao Zhang, Xu You, Ze-yi Guo, Xiang Cao, Lei Yu, Fu-yi Qin, Zhao-wei Teng and Yong Zeng
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:822
  12. The factors that influence transition from suicidal ideation to a suicide attempt or remission of suicidal thoughts are poorly understood. Despite an abundance of research on risk factors for suicidal ideation...

    Authors: Philip J Batterham, Monica Gendi, Helen Christensen, Alison L. Calear, Fiona Shand, Matthew Sunderland, Rohan Borschmann, Michelle Banfield, Bridianne O’Dea, Mark Larsen, Cassandra Heffernan, Dominique Kazan, Aliza Werner-Seidler, Andrew J Mackinnon, Emily Hielscher, Jin Han…
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:821
  13. There is a lack of epidemiological data on depressive morbidity in children and adolescents in rural China. This study determines the frequency and correlates of depression among children and adolescents to of...

    Authors: Xiaofei Yuan, Tingting Hu, Xiaorui Zhu, Sixin Dong, Gang Wang, Xu Chen and Jiaojiao Zhou
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:820
  14. The Assessment of Criteria for Specific Internet-use Disorders (ACSID-11) is a consistent and comprehensive instrument to assess symptoms of specific internet-use disorders including those related to gaming, s...

    Authors: Yung-Ning Yang, Jian-An Su, Apiradee Pimsen, Jung-Sheng Chen, Marc N. Potenza, Amir H. Pakpour, Ji-Kang Chen, Wai Chuen Poon, Ira Nurmala, Kamolthip Ruckwongpatr and Chung-Ying Lin
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:819
  15. People living with HIV (PLWH) are prone to mental health problems and evidence indicates that HIV-related stigma can negatively impact mental health-related quality of life. This study explored potential mecha...

    Authors: Yushu Zhang, Chengliang Chai, Jianjing Xiong, Lin Zhang, Jinlei Zheng, Zhen Ning and Ying Wang
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:818
  16. Perinatal depression affects an estimated 1 in 5 women in North America during the perinatal period, with annualized lifetime costs estimated at $20.6 billion CAD in Canada and over $45.9 billion USD in the US...

    Authors: Daisy R. Singla, Claire de Oliveira, Sean M. Murphy, Vikram Patel, Jaime Charlebois, Wendy N. Davis, Cindy-Lee Dennis, J. Jo Kim, Paul Kurdyak, Andrea Lawson, Samantha Meltzer-Brody, Benoit H. Mulsant, Nour Schoueri-Mychasiw, Richard K. Silver, Dana Tschritter, Simone N. Vigod…
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:817
  17. Recovery Colleges (RCs) have spread across the globe as a new way of supporting people with mental vulnerabilities in their recovery journey. RCs focus on ‘learning’ rather than ‘curing’ and in that line facil...

    Authors: Marloes M. C. van Wezel, Christien Muusse, Dike van de Mheen, Ben Wijnen, Wouter den Hollander and Hans Kroon
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:816
  18. To investigate the differences in the niacin skin flushing response of adolescent depressed patients and healthy adolescents and its diagnostic value in adolescent depression.

    Authors: Shen Nianhong, Liu Pan, Li Caijun, Ye Hongying, Sun You, Chang Jie, Zhou Jinquan, Zhou Yunshan, Wang Donghu, Yu Mingchao, Huang Chengbing and Hou Xueyuan
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:815
  19. Smartphone game addiction has emerged as a major public health problem in China and worldwide. In November 2019 and August 2021, the National Press and Publication Administration of China implemented two incre...

    Authors: Qiongyao Yang, Han Wang, Hongye Wu, Wei Li, Yueyue Zhang, Yitan Yao, Xiaoping Yuan, Chuanchuan Chen, Yue Wang, Yongjie Zhong, Wenhui Wang, Miaomiao Zhang, Yating Yang, Huanzhong Liu and Kai Zhang
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:814
  20. Previous studies on bedtime procrastination mainly focused on the influencing factors of stress and draw less attention on the role of family environment.

    Authors: Zhenliang Yang, Jiahao Huang, Ziqi Li, Hui Xu and Chenguang Guo
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:813
  21. Olfactory function, serum tumor necrosis factor-α (TNF-α) and cognitive function were compared between bipolar disorder (BD) and schizophrenia (SP) patients in the remission stage combined with correlation ana...

    Authors: Langjun Su, Xianlin Liu, Yingying Li, Huiqian Yuan, Qiping Li and Chunyang Li
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:811
  22. Low self-esteem is common and can be impairing for adolescents. Treatments that primarily target low-esteem are lacking. Internet-delivered cognitive behaviour therapy (ICBT) is a treatment that can be used fo...

    Authors: Matilda Berg, Helena Klemetz, Tomas Lindegaard and Gerhard Andersson
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:810
  23. Anomalies in regional homogeneity (ReHo) have been documented in patients with major depressive disorder (MDD) and sleep disturbances (SDs). This investigation aimed to scrutinize changes in ReHo in MDD patien...

    Authors: Dan Lv, Yangpan Ou, Dan Xiao, Huabing Li, Feng Liu, Ping Li, Jingping Zhao and Wenbin Guo
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:809
  24. Patient satisfaction with mental health services has for several decades been considered an important component when evaluating service quality. It is often assessed in the context of monitoring quality of car...

    Authors: Henrik Pedersen, Tatiana Skliarova, C. Clifford Attkisson, Mariela L. Lara-Cabrera and Audun Havnen
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:808
  25. Previous works reported people with schizophrenia experienced inferior hand functions which influence their daily participation and work efficiency. Sensorimotor capability is one of indispensable elements act...

    Authors: Yu-Jen Lai, Yu-Chen Lin, Chieh-Hsiang Hsu, Huai-Hsuan Tseng, Chia-Ning Lee, Pai-Chuan Huang, Hsiu-Yun Hsu and Li-Chieh Kuo
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:807
  26. The aim was to develop and test a novel screen of adult ADHD, with a specific focus on clinical use. We designed a series of three studies to accomplish this aim.

    Authors: Joel L. Young, Richard N. Powell, Celeste Zabel, Jaime Saal, Lisa L. M. Welling, Jillian Fortain and Ashley Ceresnie
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:806
  27. In Wilson’s disease (WD) patients, network connections across the brain are disrupted, affecting multidomain function. However, the details of this neuropathophysiological mechanism remain unclear due to the r...

    Authors: Anqin Wang, Ting Dong, Taohua Wei, Hongli Wu, Yulong Yang, Yufeng Ding, Chuanfu Li and Wenming Yang
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:805
  28. Patient-reported outcome measures (PROM) provide clinicians with information about patients’ perceptions of distress. When linked with treatment and diagnostic registers, new information on common mental healt...

    Authors: Martin Brattmyr, Martin Schevik Lindberg, Jakob Lundqvist, Stian Solem, Odin Hjemdal, Frederick Anyan and Audun Havnen
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:804
  29. Depression and anxiety are highly prevalent within the perinatal period and have been associated with myriad adverse pregnancy and birth outcomes. In this study, we sought to investigate whether population-bas...

    Authors: Grace A. Thiele, Deirdre M. Ryan, Tim F. Oberlander and Gillian E. Hanley
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:803
  30. was to assess the level of subjective control of emotional states among patients treated for dermatological and gastrointestinal somatic diseases compared to those with depressive and anxiety disorders. The re...

    Authors: Agata Orzechowska, Paulina Maruszewska, Małgorzata Gałecka, Philip Hyland, Daniel Boduszek, Piotr Gałecki and Katarzyna Bliźniewska-Kowalska
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:802
  31. The COVID-19 pandemic has negatively affected the mental health of international migrant workers (IMWs). IMWs experience multiple barriers to accessing mental health care. Two scalable interventions developed ...

    Authors: Rinske Roos, Anke B. Witteveen, José Luis Ayuso-Mateos, Corrado Barbui, Richard A. Bryant, Mireia Felez-Nobrega, Natasha Figueiredo, Raffael Kalisch, Josep Maria Haro, David McDaid, Roberto Mediavilla, Maria Melchior, Pablo Nicaise, A-La Park, Papoula Petri-Romão, Marianna Purgato…
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:801
  32. Among all types of mental disorders, individuals with schizophrenia exhibit the highest frequency of aggressive behavior. This disrupts the healthcare environment and poses threats to family life and social ha...

    Authors: Yujing Sun, Wenlong Jiang, Hong Yu, Jing Zhang, Yuqiu Zhou, Fei Yin, Hong Su and Yannan Jia
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:800
  33. The timings of reproductive life events have been examined to be associated with various psychiatric disorders. However, studies have not considered the causal pathways from reproductive behaviors to different...

    Authors: Yifan Yu, Lei Hou, Yutong Wu, Yuanyuan Yu, Xinhui Liu, Sijia Wu, Yina He, Yilei Ge, Yun Wei, Fengtong Qian, Qingxin Luo, Yue Feng, Xiaojing Cheng, Tiangui Yu, Hongkai Li and Fuzhong Xue
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:799
  34. While Croatia shared COVID-19 pandemic with other countries, its capital area was also hit by a 5.6 magnitude earthquake. The simultaneous impact of these two disasters on psychiatric patients is largely unkno...

    Authors: Marina Šagud, Maja Bajs Janović, Zrinka Vuksan Ćusa, Nenad Jakšić, Lucija Bagarić Krakan, Dražen Begić, Jasmina Grubišin, Špiro Janović, Saša Jevtović, Biljana Kosanović Rajačić, Gloria Mamić, Suzan Kudlek Mikulić, Darko Marčinko, Alma Mihaljević Peleš, Maja Šeparović Lisak, Zoran Štimac…
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:798
  35. The revised Opioid Risk Tool (ORT-OUD) is a brief, self-report scale designed to provide clinicians with a simple, validated method to screen for the risk of developing an Opioid Use Disorder (OUD) in patients...

    Authors: Karam Chamoun, Joseph Mouawad, Pascale Salameh, Hala Sacre, Ramzi Haddad, Lydia Rabbaa Khabbaz, Bruno Megarbane and Aline Hajj
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:797
  36. Surgery, as one of the main diagnostic and treatment methods, is a routine work in medical settings. Patients undergoing surgery often experience acute procedure anxiety due to uncertainty. There is ample evid...

    Authors: Min Wu, Suwan Dai, Rong Wang and Silan Yang
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:796
  37. Previous linguistic validations of the 30-item Metacognition Questionnaire (MCQ-30) have been performed in Western/Eastern populations, and no Arabic validated version exists to date for the wide Arabic-speaki...

    Authors: Feten Fekih-Romdhane, Vanessa Azzi, Sahar Obeid, Sarah Gerges, Abir Sarray El Dine, Diana Malaeb, Michel Soufia and Souheil Hallit
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:795
  38. Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) affects around 1 in 20 children and is associated with life-long sequelae. Previous studies of the association between Apgar score and ADHD have reported inconsi...

    Authors: Jecintha J. Bala, Joel D. Bala, Jill P. Pell and Michael Fleming
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:794
  39. This is a cross-sectional study comparing the degree of subjective quality of life (QOL) impairment and its predictive factors in first-episode schizophrenia (FES) and individuals at clinical high-risk (CHR) f...

    Authors: Zhen Mao, Lu Tian, Yue Sun, Fang Dong, Chuanyue Wang and Qijing Bo
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:793
  40. The success of neuroimaging in revealing neural correlates of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) has raised hopes of using magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) indices to discriminate patients with OCD and the he...

    Authors: Fang-Fang Huang, Xiang-Yun Yang, Jia Luo, Xiao-Jie Yang, Fan-Qiang Meng, Peng-Chong Wang and Zhan-Jiang Li
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:792
  41. Noninvasive neurostimulation treatments are increasingly being used to treat major depression, which is a common cause of disability worldwide. While electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) and transcranial magnetic s...

    Authors: Leila Marie Frid, Ute Kessler, Olga Therese Ousdal, Åsa Hammar, Jan Haavik, Frank Riemer, Marco Hirnstein, Lars Ersland, Vera Jane Erchinger, Eivind Haga Ronold, Gyrid Nygaard, Petter Jakobsen, Alexander R. Craven, Berge Osnes, Renata Alisauskiene, Hauke Bartsch…
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:791
  42. Adolescent major depressive disorder (MDD) is a prevalent mental health problem with low treatment success rates. Whether fluoxetine or fluoxetine combined with cognitive-behavioural therapy (CBT) is the more ...

    Authors: Yuqian He, Xieyu Gan, Xuemei Li, Ting Wang, Jie Li, Tingting Lei, Yajie Huang, Ruibing Liu, Fei Chen, Teng Teng, Yuxin Xie, Xuan Ouyang and Xinyu Zhou
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:789
  43. This study aimed to conduct a systematic review of studies on the outcomes of long-term hospitalisation of individuals with severe mental illness, considering readmission rates as the primary outcome.

    Authors: Sayaka Sato, Miharu Nakanishi, Makoto Ogawa, Makiko Abe, Naonori Yasuma, Toshiaki Kono, Momoka Igarashi, Mai Iwanaga, Takayuki Kawaguchi and Sosei Yamaguchi
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:788
  44. Primary aldosteronism (PA) is an adrenal gland disease, that induces increased secretion of the mineralocorticoid, aldosterone, resulting in symptoms such as hypertension. This study reports a patient with ago...

    Authors: Reoto Kijima, Hirofumi Tesen, Ryohei Igata, Naomichi Okamoto and Reiji Yoshimura
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:787
  45. Depression after abortion is a common problem for all women of reproductive age. However, there are not any data on post-abortion depression at a global level. Consequently, the purpose of this study was to fi...

    Authors: Natnael Atnafu Gebeyehu, Kirubel Dagnaw Tegegne, Kelemu Abebe, Yibeltal Asefa, Belete Birhan Assfaw, Getachew Asmare Adella, Biresaw Wassihun Alemu and Dagne Addisu Sewyew
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:786
  46. Anxiety and depression are psychosomatic disorders that are frequently observed in chronic conditions such as systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE). Anxiety and depression can be induced by immunological and neur...

    Authors: Hamzah Shatri, Purnamandala, Rudy Hidayat, Robert Sinto, Alvina Widhani, Rudi Putranto, Rr Dyah Purnamasari, Eka Ginanjar and Chyntia Olivia Maurine Jasirwan
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:785
  47. Individuals with serious mental illness (SMI) are more likely to experience functional decline, low well-being, comorbidities, shorter lifespan, and diminished quality of life than the general population. This...

    Authors: Jorunn Nærland Skjærpe, Wenche ten Velden Hegelstad, Inge Joa and Marianne Storm
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:784

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