Skip to main content


Page 3 of 122

  1. Emerging evidence points at substantial comorbidity between adult attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and cardiometabolic diseases, but our understanding of the comorbidity and how to manage cardio...

    Authors: Hayley Denyer, J Antoni Ramos-Quiroga, Amos Folarin, Carolina Ramos, Petra Nemeth, Andrea Bilbow, Euan Woodward, Susannah Whitwell, Ulrich Müller-Sedgwick, Henrik Larsson, Richard JB Dobson and Jonna Kuntsi
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:813
  2. Family involvement during severe mental illness is still poorly implemented, contrary to evidence-based recommendations. Confidentiality issues are among the most prominent barriers, with mental health profess...

    Authors: Kristiane Myckland Hansson, Maria Romøren, Bente Weimand, Kristin Sverdvik Heiervang, Lars Hestmark, Elleke G. M. Landeweer and Reidar Pedersen
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:812
  3. Post-stroke depression (PSD) is one of the most common neuropsychiatric complications after stroke. The occurrence, development and prognosis of PSD have long been different between males and females. The main...

    Authors: Xiuli Qiu, He Wang, Yan Lan, Jinfeng Miao, Chensheng Pan, Wenzhe Sun, Guo Li, Yanyan Wang, Xin Zhao, Zhou Zhu and Suiqiang Zhu
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:811
  4. Depression is a common symptom of Alzheimer’s disease (AD), but the underlying neural mechanism is unknown. The aim of this study was to explore the topological properties of AD patients with depressive sympto...

    Authors: Zhongwei Guo, Kun Liu, Jiapeng Li, Haokai Zhu, Bo Chen and Xiaozheng Liu
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:810
  5. Long-term psychological impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on healthcare workers remain unknown. We aimed to determine the one-year progression of burnout and mental health since pandemic onset, and verify if pr...

    Authors: Samuel Cyr, Marie-Joelle Marcil, Cylia Houchi, Marie-France Marin, Camille Rosa, Jean-Claude Tardif, Stéphane Guay, Marie-Claude Guertin, Christine Genest, Jacques Forest, Patrick Lavoie, Mélanie Labrosse, Alain Vadeboncoeur, Shaun Selcer, Simon Ducharme and Judith Brouillette
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:809
  6. Stress affects adolescents’ daily lives by disrupting their working capacity and begets comorbidity. This study aimed to estimate the prevalence of stress symptoms and the factors associated with these symptom...

    Authors: Afifa Anjum, Sahadat Hossain, M. Tasdik Hasan, Enryka Christopher, Md. Elias Uddin and Md. Tajuddin Sikder
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:807
  7. Work-related stress (WRS) is a growing problem around the world that affects the health and well-being of employees. However, evidence of work-related stress in Ethiopia, particularly among garment industry em...

    Authors: Tsegaye Adane Birhan, Muche Ambissa, Tadesse Guadu Delele and Henok Dagne
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:806
  8. Medically serious suicide attempts (MSSA) represent a subgroup of clinically heterogeneous suicidal behaviours very close to deaths by suicide. A simple definition of an MSSA is a suicide attempt with life-thr...

    Authors: Marta Quesada-Franco, Mª Dolores Braquehais, Sergi Valero, Anna Beneria, J. A. Ramos-Quiroga, Enrique Baca-García and Luis Pintor-Pérez
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:805
  9. While several studies have revealed that neurodevelopmental disorders have a high probability of overlapping with substance use disorders, the effects of neurodevelopmental disorders on the courses of substanc...

    Authors: Atsushi Yoshimura, Sachio Matsushita, Mitsuru Kimura, Jun-ichi Yoneda, Hitoshi Maesato, Akira Yokoyama and Susumu Higuchi
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:803
  10. Treatment-resistant depression (TRD) carries a high economic burden worldwide. Transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) is advantageous for improving cognition and can be safely used in the treatment of ...

    Authors: Yiming Chen, Dongbin Lyu, Fan Wang, Qinte Huang, Weichieh Yang, Mengke Zhang, Zheyi Wei, Shuxiang Shi, Shuqi Kong, Shentse Chen, Shuang He, Vivien Yang, Yiru Fang and Wu Hong
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:802
  11. Most antidepressant treatment studies have included patients strictly based on the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders definition of Major Depressive Disorder (MDD). Given the heterogeneity o...

    Authors: Klara Suneson, Filip Ängeby, Jesper Lindahl, Gustav Söderberg, Johanna Tjernberg and Daniel Lindqvist
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:801
  12. The domestic health care system has been facing a difficult task, especially in medical care, and Chinese nurses are under tremendous psychological pressure. Psychological support is a protective factor to rel...

    Authors: Yufang Zhou, Youtian Wang, Meilian Huang, Chen Wang, Yuanxin Pan, Junrong Ye, Shengwei Wu, Chenxin Wu, Haoyun Wang, Ting Wang, Aixiang Xiao and Lin Yu
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:800
  13. Males are at higher risk of death by suicide than females in Australia, and among men, blue-collar males are at higher risk compared to other working males. In response, MATES in Construction developed a workp...

    Authors: A. D. LaMontagne, L. L. Cox, C. Lockwood, A. Mackinnon, N. Hall, R. Brimelow, L. K.-D. Le, C. Mihalopoulos and T. King
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:799
  14. Although negative attitudes are known to develop with experiences of COVID-19 infection, it remains unclear whether such attitudes contribute to depression and anxiety as sequelae of COVID-19. We aimed to inve...

    Authors: Megumi Hazumi, Emi Okazaki, Kentaro Usuda, Mayumi Kataoka and Daisuke Nishi
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:798
  15. Mental health remains a highly stigmatized area of healthcare, and people often conceal their concerns rather than seek assistance or treatment. The Women Support Initiative Forum (WSIF) is a social media plat...

    Authors: Kamrun Nahar Koly, Zarin Tasnim, Sharmin Ahmed, Jobaida Saba, Rudbar Mahmood, Faria Tasnim Farin, Sabrina Choudhury, Mir Nabila Ashraf, M. Tasdik Hasan, Ibidunni Oloniniyi, Rifath Binta Modasser and Daniel D. Reidpath
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:797
  16. Breast cancer represents a traumatic experience with a psychological burden. The prevalence of psychological distress (which include depression and anxiety) among breast cancer patients is estimated to be 15 t...

    Authors: Jameel Soqia, Mohammed Al-shafie, Laila Yakoub Agha, Mhd Basheer Alameer, Dima Alhomsi, Rakan Saadoun and Maher Saifo
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:796
  17. Approximately 40% of Emergency Department (ED) patients with chest pain meet diagnostic criteria for panic-related anxiety, but only 1–2% are correctly diagnosed and appropriately managed in the ED. A stepped-...

    Authors: Sharon C. Sung, Leslie Lim, Swee Han Lim, Eric A. Finkelstein, Steven Lim Hoon Chin, Annitha Annathurai, Bibhas Chakraborty, Timothy J. Strauman, Mark H. Pollack and Marcus Eng Hock Ong
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:795
  18. In rural areas of low- and middle- income countries, mental health care is often unavailable and inaccessible, and stigma is a major barrier to treatment. Destigmatization can increase treatment-seeking attitu...

    Authors: Yang Jae Lee, Kazungu Rauben, Curtis Liu, Rebecca Kim, Nina van der Velde, Chelsea Taylor, Alyssa Walsh, Mildred Asasira, Ivan Katongole, Jolee Hatfield-King, Scott Blackwell, Theddeus Iheanacho, Ryan Christ and Ibrahim Ssekalo
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:794
  19. Non-clinical hospital staff were rarely studied despite their potential exposure to workplace stressors. We aimed to measure the prevalence of depression, anxiety, and stress (emotional distress symptoms) and ...

    Authors: Noha M. Ibrahim, Dina A. Gamal-Elden, Mohsen A. Gadallah and Sahar K. Kandil
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:793
  20. Given the high clinical utility of grit, and the lack of measures that assess this construct among the Arabic-speaking populations, we propose to examine the psychometric properties of an Arabic translation of...

    Authors: Feten Fekih-Romdhane, Álvaro Postigo, Covadonga González-Nuevo, Mariam Dabbous, Diana Malaeb, Sahar Obeid and Souheil Hallit
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:792
  21. Caring for patients with coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) challenges nurses and causes them to experience stress and anxiety. From this perspective, it is of utmost importance to develop quick and effectiv...

    Authors: Samaneh Ganjeali, Zahra Farsi, Seyedeh Azam Sajadi and Kourosh Zarea
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:791
  22. To investigate the proportion of registered cases relative to size, distribution characteristics, medication status, and management status of patients diagnosed with severe mental disorders (SMD) in Fuzhou. Th...

    Authors: Fuhao Zheng, Yawen Lin, Qinfei Wei, Zhaonan Zeng, Duanhua Xiong and Siying Wu
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:790
  23. Suicide risk prediction models derived from electronic health records (EHR) are a novel innovation in suicide prevention but there is little evidence to guide their implementation.

    Authors: Bobbi Jo H. Yarborough, Scott P. Stumbo, Jennifer Schneider, Julie E. Richards, Stephanie A. Hooker and Rebecca Rossom
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:789
  24. Different Early Intervention Psychosis Service (EIPS) models of care exist, but many rely upon community-based specialist clinical teams, often with other services providing psychosocial care. Time-limited EIP...

    Authors: Alyssa Milton, Tacita Powell, Katrina Conn, Rochelle Einboden, Niels Buus and Nicholas Glozier
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:788
  25. Despite broad interest of the Syrian refugee plight in the academic and media circles, there are still limited studies analyzing the lived experiences of torture survivors under the Syrian regime. This qualita...

    Authors: Niveen Rizkalla, Oussama Bakr, Sarah Alsamman, Salaam Sbini, Hana Masud and Steven P. Segal
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:787
  26. Owing to the coronavirus disease 2019, medical learning burnout has attracted increasing attention in educational research. It has a serious negative impact on medical students and their service quality. This ...

    Authors: Simeng Wang, Honghe Li, Xin Chen, Nan Yan and Deliang Wen
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:785
  27. The Mini-SIPS, a condensed version of the Structured Interview for Psychosis-Risk Syndromes (SIPS), is intended to efficiently identify for clinicians the minimum information needed to support a DSM-5 Attenuat...

    Authors: Scott W. Woods, Cole Lympus, Thomas H. McGlashan, Barbara C. Walsh and Tyrone D. Cannon
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:784
  28. This study was designed to investigate potential gender differences in the interrelations between different types of stressful life events and non-suicidal self injury (NSSI) among Chinese youth, as well as to...

    Authors: Moye Xin, Lijin Zhang, Chengxi Yang, Xueyan Yang and Meiqiu Xiang
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:782
  29. The development of new aetiological premises, such as the microbiota-gut-brain axis theory, evidences the influence of dietary and nutritional patterns on mental health, affecting the patient's quality of life...

    Authors: Alfonso Sevillano-Jiménez, Manuel Romero-Saldaña, Juan Antonio García-Mellado, Lorena Carrascal-Laso, María García-Rodríguez, Rafael Molina-Luque and Guillermo Molina-Recio
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:781
  30. Determine the prevalence of suicide attempts and the relationships between the different causes of attempts with sociodemographic and clinical characteristics among individuals in Iran.

    Authors: Aliasghar Manouchehri, Zohreh Hosseini Marznaki, Letizia Maria Atim, Mehdi Mohammadian amiri and Mark Mohan Kaggwa
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:780
  31. Despite an increase in mental health problems, with psychosomatic symptoms having been observed in new generations of Swedish youth, the extent to which these problems correspond to an increase in adult mental...

    Authors: F. Giannotta, K. W. Nilsson, C. Åslund and P. Larm
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:779
  32. This study investigates outcomes from two federal grant programs: the Evidence-Based Tele-Behavioral Health Network Program (EB THNP) funded from September 2018 to August 2021 and the Substance Abuse Treatment...

    Authors: Carly McCord, Fred Ullrich, Kimberly A. S. Merchant, Divya Bhagianadh, Knute D. Carter, EveLynn Nelson, James P. Marcin, Kari Beth Law, Jonathan Neufeld, Annaleis Giovanetti and Marcia M. Ward
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:778
  33. One of the many challenges faced by mental health services during the COVID-19 pandemic was how to deliver care during lockdown. In community and crisis services, this often meant rapidly adopting or expanding...

    Authors: Luke Sheridan Rains, Christian Dalton-Locke, Sabine Landau, Justin J. Needle and Sonia Johnson
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:776
  34. ReLiAM, Real-Life Assessment of Abilify Maintena, was the first reported long-term prospective non-interventional study for patients with schizophrenia treated with aripiprazole once-monthly injectable formula...

    Authors: Howard C. Margolese, Matthieu Boucher, Francois Therrien and Guerline Clerzius
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:773
  35. Although the importance of early detection and early intervention of autism spectrum disorders (ASD) is widely recognized, multiple barriers exist in accessing early intervention services. As an alternative to...

    Authors: Michelle I. J. Snijder, Claudine Dietz, Mieke van Andel, Emilie L. M. Ruiter, Jan K. Buitelaar and Iris J. Oosterling
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:772
  36. Schizophrenia (SCZ) is a severe mental disorder with an unknown pathophysiology. Brain-Derived Neurotrophic Factor (BDNF) is a neurotrophin that has been associated with synapse plasticity, learning, and memor...

    Authors: Mohammad Reza Asadi, Jalal Gharesouran, Hani Sabaie, Marziyeh Sadat Moslehian, Hossein Dehghani, Shahram Arsang-Jang, Mohammad Taheri, Deniz Mortazavi, Bashdar Mahmud Hussen, Arezou Sayad and Maryam Rezazadeh
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:771
  37. Patients with substance use disorder (SUD) suffer from excess mortality compared to the overall population. This study aims to identify patterns in death rates among patients with SUD visiting a SUD emergency ...

    Authors: Jakob Svensson, Johan Bergström, Martin Kåberg and Per Becker
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:770
  38. Digital cognitive behavior therapy for insomnia (dCBT-I) is an effective treatment in alleviating insomnia. This study examined the effect of dCBT-I for improving sleep quality in patients with insomnia compla...

    Authors: Sugai Liang, Hongjing Mao, Jingyun Yang, Wei Deng, Bo Cao, Zhenghe Yu, Lili Yang, You Xu, Nannan Hu, Wenjuan Liu, Andrew J. Greenshaw and Tao Li
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:768
  39. Psychosocial interventions for adolescents with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), targeting emotional dysregulation and impulsive behaviors, have been requested, but the heterogeneity within thi...

    Authors: Jenny Meyer, Vendela Zetterqvist, Maria Unenge Hallerbäck, Mia Ramklint and Johan Isaksson
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:767
  40. Chronic pain is comorbid with psychiatric disorders, but information on the association of chronic pain with depressive symptoms, generalized anxiety, and suicidal behavior among occupational cohorts is inadeq...

    Authors: Juan Carlos Vélez, Michael Kovasala, Michele Demi Collado, Lauren E. Friedman, Diana L. Juvinao-Quintero, Lisette Araya, Jessica Castillo, Michelle A. Williams and Bizu Gelaye
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:766
  41. Hypertensive patients with depression have a higher mortality rate and a worse prognosis compared with hypertensive only. Depression may reduce medication adherence in hypertension patients.

    Authors: Quanjun Liu, Haochen Wang, Anbang Liu, Cheng Jiang, Weiya Li, Huan Ma and Qingshan Geng
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:764
  42. Acute appendicitis often presents with vague abdominal pain, which fosters diagnostic challenges to clinicians regarding early detection and proper intervention. This is even more problematic with individuals ...

    Authors: Junmo Kim, Chaeyoung Yang, Hyung Joon Joo, Rae Woong Park, Ga Eun Kim, Daeho Kim, Joonho Choi, Jun Ho Lee, Eunkyung Kim, Seon-Cheol Park, Kwangsoo Kim and Il Bin Kim
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:763
  43. Social robots have demonstrated promising outcomes in terms of increasing the social health and well-being of people with dementia and mild cognitive impairment. According to the World Health Organization’s Mo...

    Authors: Aysan Mahmoudi Asl, Jose Miguel Toribio-Guzmán, Henriëtte van der Roest, Álvaro Castro-González, María Malfaz, Miguel A. Salichs and Manuel Franco Martin
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:760

Annual Journal Metrics

  • Citation Impact
    4.144 - 2-year Impact Factor (2021)
    5.040 - 5-year Impact Factor (2021)
    1.686 - SNIP (Source Normalized Impact per Paper)
    1.252 - SJR (SCImago Journal Rank)

    56 days to first decision for all manuscripts (Median)
    69 days to first decision for reviewed manuscripts only (Median)

    7,161,572 Downloads (2021)
    4,976 Altmetric mentions (2021)

Peer-review Terminology

The following summary describes the peer review process for this journal:

Identity transparency: Single anonymized

Reviewer interacts with: Editor

Review information published: Review reports. Reviewer Identities reviewer opt in. Author/reviewer communication

More information is available here

Sign up for article alerts and news from this journal