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  1. Discontinuing what is considered the most effective treatment for treatment-resistant schizophrenia may precipitate feelings of failure or a relapse of illness. Clozapine treatment is discontinued for a variet...

    Authors: Jennifer Southern, Phil Elliott and Ian Maidment
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:353
  2. Depression is the leading cause of global disability and can develop following the change in body image and functional capacity associated with stoma surgery. However, reported prevalence across the literature...

    Authors: Joshua G. Kovoor, Jonathan Henry W. Jacobsen, Brandon Stretton, Stephen Bacchi, Aashray K. Gupta, Brayden Claridge, Matthew V. Steen, Ameya Bhanushali, Lorenz Bartholomeusz, Suzanne Edwards, Gayatri P. Asokan, Gopika Asokan, Amanda McGee, Christopher D. Ovenden, Joseph N. Hewitt, Markus I. Trochsler…
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:352
  3. Meta-analytic findings documented a substantial impact of self-esteem on a broad range of psychological and behavioral indicators, thus highlighting its high clinical relevance. Proving a simple and cost-effec...

    Authors: Feten Fekih-Romdhane, Zeinab Bitar, Radosław Rogoza, Abir Sarray El Dine, Diana Malaeb, Tabassum Rashid, Sahar Obeid and Souheil Hallit
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:351
  4. The level of depression among drug addicts is generally higher than normal. Hostility and sense of life meaning may influence depression and become risk factors for depression. This study has three research pu...

    Authors: Jiaoyang Li, Rufang Wang, Jingzhen He, Linghui Wang and Lin Li
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:350
  5. Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is associated with cardiometabolic diseases, concurrent anxiety, alcohol use disorder and depression. The relationship between PTSD and cardiometabolic diseases are still u...

    Authors: Grethe Emilie Roer, Lars Lien, Ingeborg Bolstad, Jan O. Aaseth and Dawit Shawel Abebe
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:349
  6. Patients diagnosed withmajor depressive disorder (MDD) usually experience impaired cognitive functioning, which might negatively impact their clinical and functional outcomes. This study aimed to investigate t...

    Authors: Na Zhu, Jie Tong, Yu Pei, Jie Zhang and Xirong Sun
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:348
  7. Although depressive and anxious symptoms negatively impact musculoskeletal health and orthopedic outcomes, a gap remains in identifying modalities through which mental health intervention can realistically be ...

    Authors: Abby L. Cheng, Ashwin J. Leo, Ryan P. Calfee, Christopher J. Dy, Melissa A. Armbrecht and Joanna Abraham
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:347
  8. Suicidal behaviors are prevalent among inpatients with severe mental conditions and may result in many dying by suicide. Few studies have focused on the burden of suicidal behaviors among these inpatients in l...

    Authors: Joan Abaatyo, Alain Favina, Steven Elijah Bulega and Mark Mohan Kaggwa
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:346
  9. We previously found an association between rurality and death by suicide, where those living in rural areas were more likely to die by suicide. One potential reason why this relationship exists might be travel...

    Authors: Rebecca Barry, Jürgen Rehm, Claire de Oliveira, Peter Gozdyra, Simon Chen and Paul Kurdyak
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:345
  10. The UK government committed to legislating for Advance Choice Documents/Advance Statements (ACD/AS) following their recommendation by the Independent Review of the MHA (2018). ACDs/AS are yet to be implemented...

    Authors: Abigail Babatunde, Alex Ruck Keene, Alan Simpson, Steven Gilbert, Lucy Stephenson, Kia-Chong Chua, Gareth Owen, Adelabu Jonathan Simpson, Shubulade Smith and Claire Henderson
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:344
  11. Evidence on treatment practice, discharge outcomes, and associated factors in patients with psychiatric disorders are rarely discussed in Ethiopia. Results from the available studies are also seldom consistent...

    Authors: Mubarik Fetu Semman, Fitsum Gezahegn Dadi, Girma Mamo Ijigu, Biruk Tafese Moges and Behailu Terefe Tesfaye
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:343
  12. Anabolic-androgenic steroid (AAS) dependence has numerous adverse health consequences, and may be driven in part by body image concerns, primarily muscle dysmorphia. This study aims to further understand and i...

    Authors: Morgan Scarth, Lars T. Westlye, Ingrid A. Havnes and Astrid Bjørnebekk
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:342
  13. Anxiety and sleep problems are common comorbidities among outpatients living in high-altitude areas. Network analysis is a novel method to investigate the interaction and the association between symptoms acros...

    Authors: Yu Jin, Jiaqi Li, Jing Ye, Xianyu Luo, Amanda Wilson, Lanxue Mu, Pinyi Zhou, Yunhui Lv and Yuanyuan Wang
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:341
  14. Natural disasters cause long term psychological consequences, especially post-traumatic stress disorders. It has been regarded as the most prevalent of psychiatric disorders after a natural disaster. The purpo...

    Authors: Radha Acharya Pandey, Pratibha Chalise, Sunita Khadka, Bina Chaulagain, Binu Maharjan, Jyotsna Pandey, Jyoti Nepal and Chandranshu Pandey
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:340
  15. International consensus shows that community-based rehabilitation (CBR) service is an effective way to improve functioning and negative symptoms and address the treatment gap for schizophrenia. Rigorous trials...

    Authors: Ruoxi Ding, Miaomiao Zhao, Yanshang Wang, Ming Wang, Dan Guo, Xiao Liu, Lei Wang, Wentao Wei, Wei Zhang and Ping He
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:339
  16. Self-perceived temporal perspectives has been shown to vary across cultures. Although cross-cultural differences may be blurred by the globalization, accelerated pace-of-life worldwide and spread of multitaski...

    Authors: Feten Fekih-Romdhane, Abdallah Chahine, Mariam Mhanna, Christian Joseph El Zouki, Sahar Obeid and Souheil Hallit
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:338
  17. With the rapid advancement and revolutionization of information and communication technologies, adolescents and young adults use smartphones, the internet, and social networking services more frequently, as a ...

    Authors: Chanda Maurya, T. Muhammad, Ayushi Das, Abdul Fathah and Preeti Dhillon
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:337
  18. Studies using self-reports indicate that individuals with ADHD are at increased risk for functional impairments in social and occupational settings, but evidence around real-life instability remains limited. I...

    Authors: Rickard Ahlberg, E. Du Rietz, E. Ahnemark, L. M. Andersson, T. Werner-Kiechle, P. Lichtenstein, H. Larsson and M. Garcia-Argibay
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:336
  19. Bulimia nervosa (BN) is defined as repeated episodes of binge eating, followed by compensatory behaviors such as self-induced vomiting. BN has been shown to be associated with many co-morbidities including dep...

    Authors: Reine Azzi, Serena Samaha, Diana Malaeb, Marwan Akel, Vanessa Azzi, Souheil Hallit and Sahar Obeid
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:335
  20. Pharmacogenomic testing guided treatment have been developed to guide drug selection or conversion in major depressive disorder patients. Whether patients benefit from pharmacogenetic testing remains unclear. ...

    Authors: Xinrui Wang, Chenfei Wang, Yi Zhang and Zhuoling An
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:334
  21. It has been documented that social media addiction (SMA) has a detrimental effect on college students’ academic engagement. However, the mechanisms underlying this association are not well understood. This stu...

    Authors: Jie Zhuang, Qiaoxing Mou, Tong Zheng, Fei Gao, Yaqin Zhong, Qingyun Lu, Yuexia Gao and Miaomiao Zhao
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:333
  22. Women’s mental health has a significant impact on the health of society. Due to the prevalence of mental health problems in women with PCOS, this study aimed to determine the effect of cognitive behavioral the...

    Authors: Sheida Majidzadeh, Mojgan Mirghafourvand, Mahmoud Farvareshi and Parisa Yavarikia
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:332
  23. Major depressive disorder (MDD) is a heterogeneous psychiatric disorder. Childhood trauma (CT, emotional/physical/sexual abuse or neglect before the age of 18) is one of the largest and most consistent risk fa...

    Authors: F. Linsen, C. Broeder, M. S. C. Sep, J. E. Verhoeven, P. M. Bet, B. W. J. H. Penninx, O. C. Meijer and C. H. Vinkers
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:331
  24. The association between the Mediterranean-DASH diet Intervention for Neurodegenerative Delay (MIND) diet, odds, and severity of anxiety disorders (AD) is still unclear. We aimed to investigate whether adherenc...

    Authors: Kimia Torabynasab, Hossein Shahinfar, Shima Jazayeri, Mohammad Effatpanah, Leila Azadbakht and Jamileh Abolghasemi
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:330
  25. Maternal anxiety during pregnancy is sometimes considered a normal mechanism to overcome the mother’s mental preoccupation with having a child. However, stress and anxiety might become a medical condition, bec...

    Authors: Elmira Mahini, Sevil Hakimi, Hassan Shahrokhi, Behnaz Salahi, Khatereh Olad Baniadam and Fatemeh Ranjbar
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:329
  26. Social prescribing is a mechanism of connecting patients with non-medical forms of support within the community and has been shown to improve mental health and wellbeing in adult populations. In the last few y...

    Authors: Daisy Fancourt, Alexandra Burton, Feifei Bu, Jessica Deighton, Richard Turner, Joely Wright, Alexandra Bradbury, Marc Tibber, Shivangi Talwar and Daniel Hayes
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:328
  27. Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) is a procedural treatment that is potentially life-saving for some patients with severe psychiatric illness. At the start of the global coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pande...

    Authors: Ilya Demchenko, Vanessa K Tassone, Sarah Dunnett, Arpana Balachandar, Sophie Li, Melanie Anderson, Zafiris J Daskalakis, Karen Foley, Keyvan Karkouti, Sidney H Kennedy, Karim S Ladha, Jamie Robertson, Alon Vaisman, David Koczerginski, Sagar V Parikh, Daniel M Blumberger…
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:327
  28. Eating disorders are serious mental illnesses requiring a whole of health approach. Routinely collected health administrative data has clinical utility in describing associations and predicting health outcome ...

    Authors: Marcellinus Kim, Matthew Holton, Arianne Sweeting, Eyza Koreshe, Kevin McGeechan and Jane Miskovic-Wheatley
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:326
  29. This study aimed to develop a unique online infection prevention and control (IPC) training on Covid-19 for healthcare workers in psychiatric institutes in Japan and to examine its efficacy based on its impact...

    Authors: Daiki Kobayashi, Kayama Mami, So Fujishiro, Noriaki Nukanobu, Shu-ichi Ueno, Shotaro Kuwakado, Tatsuya Koyama and Hironori Kuga
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:325
  30. Racial and ethnic disparities in mental health service utilisation and access is well established. Mental illness is common among Arab populations globally, but most individuals display negative attitudes towa...

    Authors: Hania El Khatib, Aisha Alyafei and Madiha Shaikh
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:324
  31. Although hospitalization can be a burdensome experience for all patients, research into the sources of this distress and potential protective factors has so far been scattered, specifically among the broad hos...

    Authors: Sarah Gerges, Rabih Hallit and Souheil Hallit
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:323
  32. Both internet addiction (IA) and non-suicidal self-injury (NSSI) are major public health concerns among adolescents, however, the association between IA and NSSI was not well understood. We aimed to investigat...

    Authors: Ying Ma, Yanqi Li, Xinyi Xie, Yi Zhang, Brooke A. Ammerman, Stephen P Lewis, Ruoling Chen, Yizhen Yu, Fenghua Li and Jie Tang
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:322
  33. Components of addiction (salience, tolerance, mood modification, relapse, withdrawal, and conflict) is the most cited theoretical framework for problematic social media use (PSMU). However, studies criticized ...

    Authors: Pu Peng and Yanhui Liao
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:321
  34. Juvenile legal involved youth (JLIY) experience disproportionately high rates of suicidal and self-injurious thoughts and behaviors (SSITB). Many JLIY lack access to evidence-based treatment specifically desig...

    Authors: Jennifer Wolff, Crosby A. Modrowski, Tim Janssen, Hannah E. Frank, Sydney Velotta, Kaitlin Sheerin, Sara Becker, Lauren M. Weinstock, Anthony Spirito and Kathleen A. Kemp
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:320
  35. Distressing nightmares are a core symptom of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and contribute to psychiatric comorbidity, impaired physical health and decreased social functioning. No specific pharmacologic...

    Authors: Stefan Roepke, Nikola Schoofs, Kathlen Priebe, Felix Wülfing, Christian Schmahl, Robert Röhle, Jenny Zähringer, Tobias Lotter, Christian Otte and Stefanie Koglin
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:319
  36. The physical activity counseling for in-patients with major depression (PACINPAT) randomized controlled trial was launched to tackle physical inactivity for in-patients with major depressive disorder. Evidence...

    Authors: Robyn Cody, Jan-Niklas Kreppke, Xenia Fischer, Oliver Faude, Johannes Beck, Serge Brand, Martin Hatzinger, Christian Imboden, Nadine Kügerl, Undine E. Lang, Sarah Mans, Reto Maurer, Thorsten Mikoteit, Anja Oswald, Lilja-Sophie Rhodius, Nina Schweinfurth…
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:316
  37. Antisocial behavior during adolescence can have long-lasting negative effects and leads to high societal costs. Forensic Outpatient Systemic Therapy (Forensische Ambulante Systeem Therapie; FAST) is a promisin...

    Authors: S. Marjolein van Cappellen, Hanneke E. Creemers, Larissa Hoogsteder, Joan van Horn, Maja Dekovic and Jessica J. Asscher
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:315
  38. Patients with post-stroke depression (PSD) usually experience anxiety, hopelessness, and insomnia, which have a negative impact on their daily activities and post-stroke rehabilitation. Acupuncture (AC), as a ...

    Authors: Wai Lam Ching, Hui Juan Li, Jianwen Guo, Liang Yao, Janita Chau, Suzanne Lo, Chun Sum Yuen, Bacon Fung Leung Ng, Edwin Chau-Leung Yu, Zhaoxiang Bian, Alexander Y Lau and Linda LD Zhong
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:314
  39. Healthcare workers who are exposed to coronavirus disease 2019 are psychologically distressed. This study aimed to evaluate the mental health outcomes of hospital workers 2 years after the outbreak of coronavi...

    Authors: Haruko Fukushima, Hissei Imai, Chisato Miyakoshi, Atsumi Naito, Kyohei Otani and Kunitaka Matsuishi
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:313
  40. Depression and anxiety symptoms are two common psychological disturbances in cervical cancer patients. We tested whether sense of coherence (SOC) mediates the association of perceived social support (PSS) with...

    Authors: Qi Li, Li Liu, Zhihui Gu, Mengyao Li, Chunli Liu and Hui Wu
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:312
  41. Suicidal ideation is common among people diagnosed with schizophrenia spectrum disorders and may be related to neurocognitive, social cognitive, and clinical variables. This study aimed to investigate the rela...

    Authors: Jie Liu, Ke Zhao, Siyao Zhou, Lan Hong, Yao Xu, Shiyu Sun, Siyu Tong, Liandan Huang, Jiahong Liu, Jieqiong Wang, Na Li, Mengbei Lou, Wei Tang and Zhengmao Cai
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:311
  42. The evidence on the psychological consequences of coronavirus 2019 mainly relates to general psychiatric problems, and a few studies have reported the incidence and predictors of obsessive-compulsive disorder.

    Authors: Amir Hossein Shafighi, Foroozan Atashzadeh-Shoorideh, Abbas Ebadi and Fataneh Ghadirian
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:310
  43. Caring for a child with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) can be extremely difficult, yet evidence-based support strategies for parents/carers are limited. A detailed understanding of parent support needs is...

    Authors: Emma Sowden, Debbie Robinson, Karina Lovell, Penny Bee, Ashley Fulwood, Nicky Lidbetter, Zoe Wilson, Abi Brown and Rebecca Pedley
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:309
  44. The Covid-19 pandemic has affected the clinical education of nursing students all over the world. Considering the importance of clinical education and clinical learning environment (CLE) in the education of nu...

    Authors: Zeinab Jokar, Camellia Torabizadeh, Mahnaz Rakhshan and Majid Najafi Kalyani
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:308
  45. Previous research suggests that auditory hallucinations are prevalent within both the clinical and general populations. Yet, we know little about how these phenomena are associated with other psychopathology s...

    Authors: Chandril Chandan Ghosh, Duncan McVicar, Gavin Davidson, Ciaran Shannon and Cherie Armour
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:307
  46. The Bergen 4-Day Treatment (B4DT) is a concentrated treatment with individually tailored exposure exercises. The format has shown promising results in the treatment of panic disorder.

    Authors: Thorstein Olsen Eide, Kay Morten Hjelle, Ida Ueland Sætre, Stian Solem, Thorbjørn Olsen, Rolf Olof Sköld, Gerd Kvale, Bjarne Hansen and Kristen Hagen
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:305
  47. To identify DNA methylation and clinical features, and to construct machine learning classifiers to assign the patients with major depressive disorder (MDD) into responders and non-responders after a 2-week tr...

    Authors: Bingwei Chen, Zhigang Jiao, Tian Shen, Ru Fan, Yuqi Chen and Zhi Xu
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:299

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