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  1. Non-cardiac chest pain is common and associated with increased anxiety and reduced health-related quality of life. Randomized controlled trials on psychological interventions for patients with non-cardiac ches...

    Authors: Terje Thesen, Joseph A. Himle, Are Hugo Pripp, Tor Sunde, Liv T. Walseth, Frode Thorup, Frode Gallefoss and Egil Jonsbu
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:751
  2. Antidepressant discontinuation is associated with a broad range of adverse effects. Debilitating discontinuation symptoms can impede the discontinuation process and contribute to unnecessary long-term use of a...

    Authors: Amke Müller, Stefan Konigorski, Carina Meißner, Tahmine Fadai, Claire V. Warren, Irina Falkenberg, Tilo Kircher and Yvonne Nestoriuc
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:749
  3. Shared decision making is a process where patients and clinicians collaborate to make treatment choices based on the patients’ preferences and best available evidence. The implementation of shared decision mak...

    Authors: Espen W. Haugom, Jūratė Šaltytė Benth, Bjørn Stensrud, Torleif Ruud, Thomas Clausen and Anne Signe Landheim
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:747
  4. The existing body of research exploring minority stressors and their impact on the mental health of Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual (LGB) students in China remains limited in scope and often restricted to specific ...

    Authors: Huijun Li, Xiaoling Liu, Qingyong Zheng, Siyuan Zeng and Xiaofeng Luo
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:746
  5. Australian rural and regional communities are marked by geographic isolation and increasingly frequent and severe natural disasters such as drought, bushfires and floods. These circumstances strain the mental ...

    Authors: Christiane Klinner, Nick Glozier, Margaret Yeung, Katrina Conn and Alyssa Milton
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:745
  6. Suicidality, ranging from passive suicidal thoughts to suicide attempt, is common in major depressive disorder (MDD). However, relatively little is known about patient, illness and treatment characteristics in...

    Authors: Viktor B. Nöhles, Felix Bermpohl, Peter Falkai, Christine Reif-Leonhard, Frank Jessen, Mazda Adli, Christian Otte, Andreas Meyer-Lindenberg, Michael Bauer, Kerstin Rubarth, Ion-George Anghelescu, Dan Rujescu and Christoph U. Correll
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:744
  7. Identifying the characteristic neurobiological changes of early psychosis is helpful for early clinical diagnosis. However, previous studies on the brain electrophysiology of children and adolescents with psyc...

    Authors: Yaru Zhang, Tingyu Yang, Yuqiong He, Fanchao Meng, Kun Zhang, Xingyue Jin, Xilong Cui and Xuerong Luo
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:743
  8. We conducted a systematic review and meta-analysis to evaluate the efficacy and safety of blonanserin and risperidone for the treatment of schizophrenia and to provide reliable pharmacotherapeutic evidence for...

    Authors: Shu-Wen Deng, Qian Xu, Wen-Long Jiang, Bo Hong, Bo-Hui Li, Da-Wei Sun and Hai-Bo Yang
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:740
  9. Major depressive disorder (MDD) is a prevalent mental health condition affecting millions worldwide, leading to disability and reduced quality of life. MDD poses a global health priority due to its early onset...

    Authors: Molly Watson, Arthur R. Chaves, Abir Gebara, Manon Desforges, Antoinette Broomfield, Noémie Landry, Alexandra Lemoyne, Stacey Shim, Jessica Drodge, Jennifer Cuda, Nasim Kiaee, Youssef Nasr, Christophe Carleton, Zafiris J. Daskalakis, Reggie Taylor, Lauri Tuominen…
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:739
  10. : Precocious puberty in girls has been associated with an increased risk of stress and anxiety in their mothers. This study aimed to investigate the effect of cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) on perceived st...

    Authors: Faranak Rahimi, Mojgan Mirghafourvand, Mahmoud Farvareshi and Parisa Yavarikia
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:738
  11. The COVID-19 pandemic has been linked to various psychological disorders, including anxiety, particularly among the general public. It is crucial to monitor the mental health of school students, who are consid...

    Authors: Limin Liu, Abdollah Dakkalirad, Mahlagha Dehghan, Allahyar Shahnavazi, Mahboobeh Maazallahi, Min Li, Mehri Kordi, Hojjat Farahmandnia and Mohammad Ali Zakeri
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:737
  12. It is unclear to familial screen time in early childhood is associated with the subsequent diagnosis of attention-deficit and hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Our study is to evaluate the association between scr...

    Authors: Ping Shih, Tung-liang Chiang, Ping-I Lin, Ming-Yu Lin and Yue Leon Guo
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:736
  13. Schizophrenia is a common mental disorder that seriously affects patients’ daily lives and brings heavy psychological and economic burdens to their families and society. The oral problems of patients with schi...

    Authors: Mi Yang, Jingjing Xu, Xiaoqin Chen, Liju Liu, Di Kong, Yan Yang, Wei Chen, Zezhi Li and Xiangyang Zhang
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:735
  14. The main aim of the present study is to determine the role of metabolites observed using proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy (1H-MRS) in obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD). As the literature describing bio...

    Authors: Eliška Kosová, Dita Pajuelo, Iveta Fajnerová, David Greguš, Martin Brunovský, Pavla Stopková, Antonín Škoch, Petra Fürstová, Filip Španiel and Jiří Horáček
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:734
  15. Depression with diverse etiologies is exacerbated by chronic diseases, such as chronic kidney disease (CKD), coronary artery disease (CAD), cancer, diabetes mellitus, and hypertension. This study aimed to anal...

    Authors: Mandreker Bahall, George Legall and Carlyle Lalla
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:733

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  16. Although there has been much neurobiological research on major depressive disorder, research on the neurological function of depressive symptoms (DS) or subclinical depression is still scarce, especially in ol...

    Authors: Lanling Feng, Dongmei Wu, Shaolun Ma, Li Dong, Yuchuan Yue, Tao Li, Yixun Tang, Zixiang Ye and Guoju Mao
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:732
  17. To determine whether smoking and drinking moderate the correlation between biological rhythm and mental health and the role of gender differences in these moderating effects.

    Authors: Jiaojiao Wang, Yang Xie, Huiqiong Xu, Yuhui Wan and Fangbiao Tao
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:731
  18. In children with early-onset anorexia nervosa (first symptoms before 13 years old, EO-AN), experts recommend initial outpatient treatment but in-patient treatment (IP) is frequently indicated due to acute medi...

    Authors: A. Ayrolles, A. Bargiacchi, J. Clarke, M. Michel, F. Baillin, V. Trebossen, H. Poncet Kalifa, S. Guilmin-Crépon, R. Delorme, N. Godart and C. Stordeur
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:730
  19. Historically, religion has had a central role in shaping the psychosocial and moral development of young people. While religiosity and spirituality have been linked to positive mental health outcomes in adults...

    Authors: Shilpa Aggarwal, Judith Wright, Amy Morgan, George Patton and Nicola Reavley
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:729
  20. Preoperative anxiety is a major mental health problem during the preoperative period. Admission of women to surgery is stressful, and a high level of anxiety was associated with increased perioperative morbidi...

    Authors: Abera Mamo Dibabu, Teklemariam Gultie Ketema, Maechel Maile Beyene, Dereje Zeleke Belachew, Hailegiyorgis Geleta Abocherugn and Abdu Seid Mohammed
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:728
  21. Despite the availability of a wide variety of evidence-based treatments for major depressive disorder (MDD), many patients still experience impairments in their lives after remission. Programs are needed that ...

    Authors: David Wedema, Klaas J. Wardenaar, Manna A. Alma, Antoinette D. I. van Asselt, Eliza L. Korevaar and Robert A. Schoevers
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:727
  22. Pharmacotherapy is essential for the delivery of an equivalent standard of care in prison. Prescribing can be challenging due to the complex health needs of prisoners and the risk of misuse of prescription dru...

    Authors: Louise Durand, Eamon Keenan, Deirdre O’Reilly, Kathleen Bennett, Andy O’Hara and Gráinne Cousins
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:725
  23. The high impact of vitamin D on brain development and its relationship with inflammatory markers in the clinical course of psychiatric disorders have compelled researchers to investigate the potential associat...

    Authors: Shahrzad Arya, Amirhossein Kamyab, Seyed Amir Sanatkar, Mohammad Pourmehdiardebili, Alireza Ebrahimi, Parnia Kamyab, Kaveh Alavi, Zhina Zarei and Hamid Reza Ahmadkhaniha
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:724
  24. Transcultural validation studies of depression scales are rare in Morocco. The Center for Epidemiologic Studies Depression Scale (CES-D) is commonly one of the most common and frequently used screening instrum...

    Authors: Abdelfettah El-Ammari, Hicham El Malki, Salma Ghofrane Moutawakkil, Jaouad El Hilaly, Fatima El Houari, Samir El Gnaoui, Mohammed El Amine Ragala, Karima El Rhazi and Btissame Zarrouq
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:723
  25. Prospective memory is important for our health and independence but declines with age. Hence, interventions to enhance prospective memory, for example by providing an incentive, may promote healthy ageing. The...

    Authors: Marta Menéndez-Granda, Nadine Schmidt, Michael Orth, Katharina Klink, Sebastian Horn, Matthias Kliegel and Jessica Peter
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:722
  26. Internet addiction affects cognitive function, has a harmful impact on students’ academic performance, and increases their risk of experiencing psychological crises.

    Authors: Abdulkarim Amano, Gutema Ahmed, Kabtamu Nigussie, Henock Asfaw, Gelana Fekadu, Ahmed Hiko, Tilahun Abdeta and Matiwos Soboka
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:721
  27. People who have been given a diagnosis of a ‘personality disorder’ need access to good quality mental healthcare when in crisis, but the evidence underpinning crisis services for this group is limited. We synt...

    Authors: Lucy Maconick, Sarah Ikhtabi, Eva Broeckelmann, Alexandra Pitman, Kirsten Barnicot, Jo Billings, David Osborn and Sonia Johnson
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:720
  28. The present study aimed to apply multivariate pattern recognition methods to predict posttraumatic stress symptoms from whole-brain activation patterns during two contexts where the aversiveness of unpleasant ...

    Authors: Liana Catarina Lima Portugal, Taiane Coelho Ramos, Orlando Fernandes, Aline Furtado Bastos, Bruna Campos, Mauro Vitor Mendlowicz, Mariana da Luz, Carla Portella, William Berger, Eliane Volchan, Isabel Antunes David, Fátima Erthal, Mirtes Garcia Pereira and Leticia de Oliveira
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:719
  29. Loneliness is one of the major health problems among older adults. Among this population, home and community-based services (HCBS) have become increasingly popular. Despite its health benefits, little is known...

    Authors: Jinxin Zhang, Xiaojie Sun and Aaron Yao
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:717
  30. Alzheimer's disease (AD) is a progressive neurological disorder and the most common cause of dementia. The clinical continuum of AD ranges from asymptomatic disease to mild cognitive impairment (MCI), followed...

    Authors: Ganesh Gopalakrishna, Stephen Brunton, Jeremy Pruzin, Susan Alford, Carol Hamersky and Anup Sabharwal
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:716
  31. Shidu parents refer to the couple who have lost their only child and have not given birth or adopted another child in China. The number of Shidu parents is increasing annually. The aim of this research was to ...

    Authors: Jiexi Xiong, Hongfei Ma, Ruiyao Ma, Tianhui Xu and Yang Wang
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:714
  32. Adolescents react differently to challenging negative life events. Resilience, a dynamic characteristic of individuals, was studied to be a protective factor against such events. In order to study the resilien...

    Authors: Roni Chaaya, Sahar Obeid, Alvaro Postigo, Dina Dagher, Rabih Hallit, Diana Malaeb, Mariam Dabbous, Fouad Sakr, Feten Fekih-Romdhane and Souheil Hallit
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:713
  33. Subjective perception of coercion has gained attention as an important outcome. However, little is known about its relation to patients’ appraisal of the justification of coercive measures. The present study a...

    Authors: Alexandre Wullschleger, Angelika Vandamme, Juliane Mielau, Andreas Heinz, Felix Bermpohl, Lieselotte Mahler and Christiane Montag
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:712
  34. Schizophrenia (SCZ) is a mental disorder that can cause severe disability, including impairment of social cognition, which is considered a core feature of SCZ, and the Theory of Mind (ToM) is a core component ...

    Authors: Ying Wu, Song Song and Yueqi Shen
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:711
  35. Healthcare providers frequently help traumatized people and are regularly exposed to indirect trauma from their work, resulting in negative psychological responses, such as secondary traumatic stress. Empathy ...

    Authors: Masato Kitano, Kotaro Shoji, Ikumi Nakaita, Shinya Sano, Shoichi Tachibana, Jun Shigemura, Hisateru Tachimori, Norihito Noguchi, Fumiko Waki, Naoki Edo, Minori Koga, Hiroyuki Toda, Aihide Yoshino and Masanori Nagamine
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:710
  36. Measurement-based care has been called for as best practice in psychiatric care and learning health systems and use of transdiagnostic measures was suggested as part of the DSM-5. Our objective is to examine g...

    Authors: Erika F.H. Saunders, Megan Brady, Dahlia Mukherjee, Ritika Baweja, Lauren N. Forrest, Hassaan Gomaa, Dara Babinski, Fan He, Amanda M. Pearl, Duanping Liao and Daniel A. Waschbusch
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:709
  37. In the recent years, a growing body of literature stressed the importance of a dimensional perspective on mental disorders. In particular, since its conceptualization, one of the main concerns in the field of ...

    Authors: Liliana Dell’Osso, Ivan Mirko Cremone, Benedetta Nardi, Giulia Amatori, Chiara Bonelli, Davide Gravina, Francesca Benedetti, Luca Del Prete, Gabriele Massimetti and Barbara Carpita
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:708
  38. Evidence-based assessment (EBA) in mental health is a critical aspect of improving patient outcomes and addressing the gaps in mental health care. EBA involves the use of psychometric instruments to gather dat...

    Authors: Ronan Zimmermann, Jon Konjufca, Peter Sakejo, Mrema Kilonzo, Yamil Quevedo, Kathrin Blum, Edison Biba, Tumaini Mosha, Marianne Cottin, Cristóbal Hernández, Sylvia Kaaya, Aliriza Arenliu and Alex Behn
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:706
  39. In recent years, obesity in early adulthood has become an urgent global public health concern. Body dissatisfaction may have adverse effects on lifestyle habits, leading to obesity. However, research on nutrit...

    Authors: Ming Hao, Juan Yang, Shiliang Xu, Wenjing Yan, Hongfei Yu and Qi Wang
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:705
  40. Mental disorders represent a major public health challenge worldwide, affecting 80% of people living in low- and middle-income countries. Depression, a mental disorder, is a chronic disease of long duration th...

    Authors: Alexandre Marcelo Hintz, Isaac Suzart Gomes-Filho, Peter Michael Loomer, Paloma de Sousa Pinho, Johelle de Santana Passos-Soares, Soraya Castro Trindade, Eneida de Moraes Marcílio Cerqueira, Claudia Maria Coêlho Alves, Yasmine Silva Santos Rios, Josicélia Estrela Tuy Batista, Ana Claudia Morais Godoy Figueiredo and Simone Seixas da Cruz
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:704
  41. Dietary fatty acids can affect brain health by modifying neuronal membrane fluidity. Dietary lipophilic index (LI) and load (LL) may be related to cell membrane fluidity. This study aimed to determine the rela...

    Authors: Mahdieh Barzegaran, Shima Jazayeri, Jamileh Abolghasemi, Mahdieh Hosseinzadeh, Seyedeh Fatemeh Fatemi, Masoud Mirzaei and Amin Salehi-Abargouei
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:703
  42. Dysfunctional interpersonal beliefs (DIBs) are a key symptom domain in numerous mental disorders. Because DIBs exert a strong influence on social experience and behavior, they play an important role in a menta...

    Authors: Lukas Kirchner, Matthias Kloft, Beatriz Arias Martín, Max Berg, Paria Anjedanimoghadamaraghi, Leonora Schäfer and Winfried Rief
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:702

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