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  1. Stress management delays the onset or exacerbation of symptoms of multiple sclerosis. The present study aimed to develop and psychometrically evaluate a questionnaire to measure the determinants of stress copi...

    Authors: Zahra Hosseini, Atefeh Homayuni and Amin Ghanbarnejad
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:578
  2. Depression disorders are a leading cause of disability in the world which imposes a significant economic burden on patients and societies The present study aimed to determine the economic burden of Major Depre...

    Authors: Khosro Keshavarz, Arvin Hedayati, Mojtaba Rezaei, Zahra Goudarzi, Ebrahim Moghimi, Mehdi Rezaee and Farhad Lotfi
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:577
  3. Executive functioning is essential to daily life and severely impaired in schizophrenia and psychosis risk syndromes. Goal Management Training (GMT) is a theoretically founded, empirically supported, metacogni...

    Authors: Ingvild Haugen, Jan Stubberud, Elisabeth Haug, Susan R. McGurk, Kjell Tore Hovik, Torill Ueland and Merete Glenne Øie
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:575
  4. Impaired insight poses a challenge in the treatment of patients with schizophrenia because of its potential to jeopardize therapeutic engagement and medication adherence. This study explored how insight impair...

    Authors: Paul H. Lysaker, Peter J. Weiden, Xiaowu Sun, Amy K. O’Sullivan and Joseph P. McEvoy
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:574
  5. Type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) is linked with several neurodegenerative and psychiatric disorders, either as a comorbid condition or as a risk factor. We aimed to expand the evidence by examining associations...

    Authors: Theresa Wimberley, Henriette T. Horsdal, Isabell Brikell, Thomas M. Laursen, Aske Astrup, Giuseppe Fanelli, Janita Bralten, Geert Poelmans, Veerle Van Gils, Willemijn J. Jansen, Stephanie J. B. Vos, Valérie Bertaina-Anglade, Lucia Camacho-Barcia, Bernat Mora-Maltas, Fernando Fernandez-Aranda, Mònica B. Bonet…
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:573
  6. Previous publications suggested that lockdown is likely to impact daily living issues of individuals with intellectual disabilities. The authors notably suspected an intensification of behavioural, eating and ...

    Authors: Romain Coutelle, Morgane Boedec, Karlijn Vermeulen, Joost Kummeling, David A. Koolen, Tjitske Kleefstra, Camille Fournier, Florent Colin, Axelle Strehle, David Geneviève, Pauline Burger and Jean-Louis Mandel
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:572
  7. Limited research exists on pain and especially the co-occurrence of pain and mental ill health in general refugee populations. The present study aimed to approximate the prevalence of chronic pain (CP) among a...

    Authors: Alexander Nissen, Kamila Angelika Hynek, David Scales, Per Kristian Hilden and Melanie Straiton
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:571
  8. Well-being is an important aspect of people’s lives and can be considered as an index of social progress. The Warwick Edinburgh Mental Well-being scale (WEMWBS) was developed to capture subjective mental well-...

    Authors: B. P. R. Perera, A. Caldera, P. Godamunne, S. Stewart-Brown, A. R. Wickremasinghe and R. Jayasuriya
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:569
  9. Authors: Farid Najafi, Yahya Pasdar, Behzad Karami Matin, Satar Rezaei, Ali Kazemi Karyani, Shahin Soltani, Moslem Soofi, Shahab Rezaeian, Alireza Zangeneh, Mehdi Moradinazar, Behrooz Hamzeh, Zahra Jorjoran Shushtari, Mansour sajjadipour, Saeid Eslami, Maryam khosrojerdi, Sahar Shabestari…
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:568

    The original article was published in BMC Psychiatry 2020 20:229

  10. The literature has shown that mobile phone addiction is an important risk factor for depression. However, the internal mechanisms of mobile phone addiction leading to depression are still not clear. This study...

    Authors: Ziyi Feng, Yucong Diao, Hongfei Ma, Minghui Liu, Meijun Long, Shuang Zhao, Hui Wu and Yang Wang
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:567
  11. Low personal agency is the concept of attributing successes and failures to external factors rather than personal characteristics. Previous research supported links between low personal agency and symptoms of ...

    Authors: Talia Hashworth, Samantha Reis, Michelle Townsend, Jessica O.’Garr and Brin F.S. Grenyer
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:566
  12. Early Intervention Services (EIS) aim to reduce relapse rates and achieve better treatment and functional outcomes for first episode psychosis (FEP) patients. Existing models of services in Greece are still tr...

    Authors: Stefanos Dimitrakopoulos, Pentagiotissa Stefanatou, Ilias Vlachos, Mirjana Selakovic, Lida-Alkisti Xenaki, Irene Ralli, Rigas-Filippos Soldatos, Nikolaos Nianiakas, Ioannis Kosteletos, Stefania Foteli, Leonidas Mantonakis, Costas T. Kollias and Nikos C. Stefanis
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:565
  13. Polypharmacy increases the risk of potential drug–drug interactions (pDDIs). This retrospective analysis was conducted to detect pDDIs and adverse drug reactions (ADRs) among older adults with psychiatric diso...

    Authors: Yu Liu, Man Yang, Yaping Ding, Huanqiang Wang, Hailin Zhang, Dandan Wang, Tianchi Zhuang, Minghui Ji, Yan Cui and Hong Wang
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:563
  14. High-quality mental health services can improve outcomes for people with mental health problems and abate the burden of mental disorders. We sought to identify the challenges the country’s mental health system...

    Authors: Jing-Li Yue, Na Li, Jian-Yu Que, Si-Fan Hu, Na-Na Xiong, Jia-Hui Deng, Ning Ma, Si-Wei Sun, Rui Chi, Jie Shi and Hong-Qiang Sun
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:562
  15. We aimed to investigate the effect of differentially methylated genes and chronic childhood stress on the development of depressive symptoms in Chinese adolescents, as well as to test whether methylation at ba...

    Authors: Peiwei Xu, Yuanmei Tao, Hang Zhang, Meijiang Jin, Hanmei Xu, Shoukang Zou, Fang Deng, Lijuan Huang, Hong Zhang, Xiaolan Wang, Xiaowei Tang, Zaiquan Dong, Yanping Wang, Li Yin and Xueli Sun
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:561
  16. Cognitive biases are recognized as important treatment targets for reducing symptoms associated with severe mental disorders. Although cognitive biases have been linked to symptoms in most studies, few studies...

    Authors: Crystal Samson, Amélie M. Achim, Veronik Sicard, Andy Gilker, Audrey Francoeur, Nicolas Franck, Briana Cloutier, Charles-Edouard Giguère, Francelyne Jean-Baptiste and Tania Lecomte
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:560
  17. Poor sleep quality during pregnancy might have an impact on adverse birth outcomes like premature rupture of membrane, preterm birth, lifelong neurocognitive impairment, low birth weight, and increased the ris...

    Authors: Getasew Legas, Getnet Mihretie Beyene, Sintayehu Asnakew, Amsalu Belete and Tigabu Desie
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:559
  18. Depression is the most frequent mental health condition among human immune deficiency virus or acquired immune deficiency syndrome (HIV/AIDS) patients. It has been related to negative health outcomes. This cou...

    Authors: Fikreab Desta, Alelign Tasew, Yohannes Tekalegn, Demisu Zenbaba, Biniyam Sahiledengle, Tesfaye Assefa, Wogene Negash, Anwar Tahir, Tadele Regasa, Ayele Mamo, Zinash Teferu, Damtew Solomon, Habtamu Gezahegn, Kebebe Bekele, Zegeye Regassa and Daniel Atlaw
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:557
  19. Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in adulthood is associated with severe impairments in functioning and poor health, while ASD is also affecting close relations. Accessible first-line interventions addressing the...

    Authors: Nathaniel Hidalgo, Douglas Sjöwall, Hanna Agius, Caroline Byström, Annika Brar, Jacqueline Borg and Tatja Hirvikoski
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:556
  20. 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
  21. 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
  22. 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
  23. 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
  24. 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
  25. 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
  26. 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
  27. 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
  28. 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
  29. 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
  30. 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
  31. 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
  32. 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
  33. 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
  34. 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
  35. 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
  36. 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
  37. 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
  38. 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
  39. 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
  40. 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
  41. 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
  42. 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
  43. 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
  44. 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
  45. 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

  46. 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
  47. 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

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