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  1. Due to its relatively high prevalence and recurrent nature, depression causes a major burden on healthcare systems, societies and individuals. Our objective was to investigate healthcare resource utilization a...

    Authors: Heidi Taipale, Markku Lähteenvuo, Antti Tanskanen, Saara Huoponen, Saara Rannanpää and Jari Tiihonen
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:484
  2. Major Depressive Disorder and Generalized Anxiety Disorder are pervasive and debilitating conditions, though treatment is often inaccessible and based on trial-and-error prescribing methods. The present observ...

    Authors: Erin O’Callaghan, Scott Sullivan, Carina Gupta, Heather G. Belanger and Mirène Winsberg
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:483
  3. Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy (MBCT) is a promising alternative treatment for generalized anxiety disorder (GAD). The objective of this study was to examine whether the efficacy of group MBCT adapted for...

    Authors: Si-si Jiang, Xue-hua Liu, Nan Han, Hai-jing Zhang, Wu-xiang Xie, Zhi-juan Xie, Xin-yuan Lu, Xuan-zi Zhou, Yu-qi Zhao, Ai-deng Duan, Shu-qin Zhao, Zhi-cheng Zhang and Xue-bing Huang
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:481
  4. The study of the relationship between adult Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and bipolar disorder has received more attention in recent years and there is limited information in this area. On th...

    Authors: Rahim Badrfam, Atefeh Zandifar, Mahdi Barkhori Mehni, Malihe Farid and Fatemeh Rahiminejad
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:480
  5. People with severe mental illness (SMI), such as schizophrenia, have higher rates of physical long-term conditions (LTCs), poorer health outcomes, and shorter life expectancy compared with the general populati...

    Authors: C. Carswell, J. V. E. Brown, J. Lister, R. A. Ajjan, S. L. Alderson, A. Balogun-Katung, S. Bellass, K. Double, S. Gilbody, C. E. Hewitt, R. I. G. Holt, R. Jacobs, I. Kellar, E. Peckham, D. Shiers, J. Taylor…
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:479
  6. There are a growing number of evidence-based interventions (EBIs) for autistic individuals, but few are successfully implemented with fidelity in under-resourced communities and with families from traditionall...

    Authors: Jill Locke, Elizabeth McGhee Hassrick, Aubyn C. Stahmer, Suzannah Iadarola, Brian Boyd, David S. Mandell, Wendy Shih, Lisa Hund and Connie Kasari
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:478
  7. Social withdrawal (hikikomori) has become an internationally recognized phenomenon, but its pathology and related factors are not yet fully known. We previously conducted a statistical case-control study on ad...

    Authors: Yukiko Hamasaki, Nancy Pionnié-Dax, Géraldine Dorard, Nicolas Tajan and Takatoshi Hikida
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:477
  8. Depression in pregnancy is prevalent, under-treated, and has serious impacts on the wellbeing of women and on child development. Internet programs can reach women who may not access traditional treatments due ...

    Authors: Alan W. Gemmill, Jessica Lee Oliva, Jennifer Ericksen, Charlene Holt, Christopher J. Holt and Jeannette Milgrom
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:476
  9. Individual Placement and Support (IPS) is an evidence-based, effective approach to help people with severe mental illness (SMI) obtain and maintain competitive employment. The aim of the present study was to e...

    Authors: Miljana Vukadin, Frederieke G. Schaafsma, Harry W. C. Michon, Bart Cillekens, Peter M. van de Ven, Trees Juurlink and Johannes R. Anema
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:473
  10. Schizophrenia patients have increased risks of adverse outcomes, including violent crime, aggressiveness, and suicide. However, studies of different adverse outcomes in schizophrenia patients are limited and t...

    Authors: Lichang Chen, Wenyan Tan, Xiao Lin, Haicheng Lin, Junyan Xi, Yuqin Zhang, Fujun Jia and Yuantao Hao
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:472
  11. We aimed to identify differences in predictors of involuntary psychiatric hospitalisation depending on whether the inpatient stay was involuntary right from the beginning since admission or changed from volunt...

    Authors: Sönke Johann Peters, Mario Schmitz-Buhl, Olaf Karasch, Jürgen Zielasek and Euphrosyne Gouzoulis-Mayfrank
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:471
  12. Orthorexia Nervosa (ON), a compulsive obsession with vigorous eating, has increasingly caught researchers' attention. Although Orthorexia Nervosa has not been labeled an eating disorder, research about ON high...

    Authors: Souheil Hallit, Vanessa Azzi, Diana Malaeb and Sahar Obeid
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:470
  13. Previous research has emphasized the importance of therapists giving Routine Outcome Monitoring (ROM) feedback to their patients. It has been shown that several factors influence therapists’ tendency to provid...

    Authors: Odette de Wilde Brand, Sharon Clarke and Arnoud Arntz
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:469
  14. The importance of resilience, and interest in it, has increased markedly in recent years, based on the need to understand why some children and young people have a resilience to stress that others lack. At the...

    Authors: Doris Nilsson, Carl Göran Svedin, Frida Hall, Emelie Kazemi and Örjan Dahlström
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:468
  15. Psychoactive substances (PASs) are an important risk factor for suicide. This study investigated the sociodemographic characteristics, data related to the suicidal behavior, the methods employed, the circumsta...

    Authors: Juliano de Andrade Gomes, Diego Mendes de Souza, Karina Diniz Oliveira and Andrea Donatti Gallassi
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:467
  16. Radically Open Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (RO DBT) is a novel transdiagnostic treatment that targets ‘maladaptive overcontrol’; a transdiagnostic cluster of traits associated with excessive emotional and be...

    Authors: Julian Baudinet, Charlotte Watson, Phillipa Louise Brothwood, Rhian Parham, Lindsay Smith, Natasha Snowden, Anna Konstantellou, Katrina Hunt and Mima Simic
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:466
  17. In low-income nations, suicidal conduct increases within the first year following delivery, ranging from 4 to 17.6%, with a three-fold cause of maternal death. Suicidal behavior was also reported to be 14% amo...

    Authors: Selamawit Tilahun, Berhanu Wordofa Giru, Worknesh Snshaw and Natnael Moges
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:465
  18. Advance care planning (ACP) enables people to define goals and preferences for future medical treatment and care. Despite universal recognition of the importance of ACP for people with Alzheimer´s disease (AD)...

    Authors: Linghui Chen, Guo Yin, Siting Lin and Yuanxia Li
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:464
  19. Individuals with obsessive–compulsive disorder (OCD) often feel compelled to perform (compulsive) behaviors, thus raising questions regarding their free will beliefs and experiences. In the present study, we i...

    Authors: Maria E. Moreira-de-Oliveira, Gabriela B. de Menezes, Luana D. Laurito, Carla P. Loureiro, Samara dos Santos-Ribeiro and Leonardo F. Fontenelle
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:463
  20. The aim of this study was to test factor structure, measurement invariance, and concurrent validity of the nine item Patient Health Questionnaire-9 (PHQ-9) and the seven item Generalized Anxiety Disorder scale...

    Authors: Martin Brattmyr, Martin Schevik Lindberg, Stian Solem, Odin Hjemdal and Audun Havnen
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:461
  21. While suicide rates in high- and middle-income countries appeared stable in the early stages of the pandemic, we know little about within-country variations. We sought to investigate the impact of COVID-19 on ...

    Authors: G. Borges, J. A. Garcia, J. Pirkis, M. J. Spittal, D. Gunnell, M. Sinyor and A. John
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:460
  22. Both the latest edition of the DSM-5 as well as the new ICD-11 have established a new focus in the diagnosis of personality disorders: the assessment of personality functioning. This recent shift in focus conv...

    Authors: M. Biberdzic, B. F. Grenyer, L. Normandin, K. Ensink and J. F. Clarkin
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:459
  23. The burden associated with schizophrenia is substantial. Impacts on the individual, healthcare system, and society may be particularly striking within the veteran population due to the presence of physical and...

    Authors: Dee Lin, Hyunchung Kim, Keiko Wada, Maya Aboumrad, Ethan Powell, Gabrielle Zwain, Carmela Benson and Aimee M. Near
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:458
  24. Authors: Nermine Laaboub, Céline Dubath, Setareh Ranjbar, Guibet Sibailly, Claire Grosu, Marianna Piras, Didier Délessert, Hélène Richard-Lepouriel, Nicolas Ansermot, Severine Crettol, Frederik Vandenberghe, Carole Grandjean, Aurélie Delacrétaz, Franziska Gamma, Kerstin Jessica Plessen, Armin von Gunten…
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:457

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  25. Mental health problems often remain undetected and untreated. Prior research suggests that this is mainly due to a lack of need-perception and attitudinal barriers. The aim of this study is to examine unmet me...

    Authors: Eva Rens, Joris Michielsen, Geert Dom, Roy Remmen and Kris Van den Broeck
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:455
  26. There is a lack of existing research on grief following the intentional death of people suffering from a mental disorder. Our study aims to provide insight into grief experiences and social reactions of bereav...

    Authors: M. C. Snijdewind, J. de Keijser, G. Casteelen, P. A. Boelen and G. E. Smid
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:454
  27. Emotion-Focused Skills Training (EFST) is a newly developed manualized skill training program for parents to strengthen emotional bonds between parents and children and improve mental health outcomes in childr...

    Authors: Linda Severinsen, Jan Reidar Stiegler, Helene Amundsen Nissen-Lie, Ben Shahar and Rune Zahl-Olsen
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:453
  28. Bumetanide is a selective NKCC1 chloride importer antagonist which is being repurposed as a mechanism-based treatment for neurodevelopmental disorders (NDDs). Due to their specific actions, these kinds of inte...

    Authors: Lisa Geertjens, Gianina Cristian, Eva Haspels, Jennifer Ramautar, Gert Jan van der Wilt, Matthijs Verhage and Hilgo Bruining
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:452
  29. Social networks and relationships create a sense of belonging and social identity; hence, can affect mental health and the quality of life, especially in young people. The present study was conducted to determ...

    Authors: Fatemeh Aliverdi, Hoorvash Farajidana, Zahra Mehdizadeh Tourzani, Leili Salehi, Mostafa Qorbani, Farima Mohamadi and Zohreh Mahmoodi
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:451
  30. Limiting contagion during the Covid-19 pandemic has necessitated employment of drastic measures ranging from complete lockdown to home isolation and quarantines. This study examined the psychiatric effects of ...

    Authors: Michelle Slone, Ayelet Pe’er and Flora Mor
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:450
  31. The prevalence of comorbid depressive and anxiety disorders in people living with HIV (PLWH) is high. However, it is unclear which symptom is the bridge symptom between depression and anxiety in PLWH. This stu...

    Authors: Xiaoning Liu, Hui Wang, Zheng Zhu, Liyuan Zhang, Jing Cao, Lin Zhang, Hongli Yang, Huan Wen, Yan Hu, Congzhou Chen and Hongzhou Lu
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:448
  32. Depression among healthcare professionals results in adverse effects which might include decreased impairment of work performance, an increased turnover rate, and vulnerability to clinical error. Despite that,...

    Authors: Asmare Belete and Tamrat Anbesaw
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:446
  33. Long-acting injectable (LAI) antipsychotics, along with community treatment orders (CTOs), are used to improve treatment effectiveness through adherence among individuals with schizophrenia. Understanding real...

    Authors: Kai On Wong, Scott W. Klarenbach, Karen J. B. Martins, Pierre Chue, Serdar M. Dursun, Mark Snaterse, Alexis Guigue, Helen So, Huong Luu, Khanh Vu and Lawrence Richer
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:444
  34. Depression and anxiety are common after months of social isolation, and they can have a negative impact on anyone's quality of life if they are not treated promptly and appropriately. The aim of this study was...

    Authors: Francisco José Barbosa-Camacho, Olaya Moramay Romero-Limón, Juan Carlos Ibarrola-Peña, Yolanda Lorelei Almanza-Mena, Kevin Josué Pintor-Belmontes, Verónica Alexandra Sánchez-López, Jonathan Matías Chejfec-Ciociano, Bertha Georgina Guzmán-Ramírez, José Héctor Sapién-Fernández, Mario Jesús Guzmán-Ruvalcaba, Rodrigo Nájar-Hinojosa, Itzel Ochoa-Rodriguez, Tania Abigail Cueto-Valadez, Andrea Estefanía Cueto-Valadez, Clotilde Fuentes-Orozco, Ana Olivia Cortés-Flores…
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:443
  35. Information on the off–label use of Long–Acting Injectable (LAI) antipsychotics in the real world is lacking. In this study, we aimed to identify the sociodemographic and clinical features of patients treated ...

    Authors: Armando D’Agostino, Andrea Aguglia, Corrado Barbui, Francesco Bartoli, Giuseppe Carrà, Simone Cavallotti, Margherita Chirico, Edoardo G. Ostinelli, Caroline Zangani, Giovanni Martinotti and Giovanni Ostuzzi
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:442
  36. Men who have sex with men (MSM) living with HIV are more likely to suffer from mental health problems. They should be given adequate attention to treat and improve their mental health disorders. This meta-anal...

    Authors: Yan Yu, Xinyu Wang, Yaxin Wu, Wenjia Weng, Ming Zhang, Juan Li, Xiaojie Huang and Yanqing Gao
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:440
  37. Since COVID-19 broke out worldwide, it had caused extensive public health concerns and psychological distress, including PTSD and stigmatization towards recovered patients and people from high-risk areas. Howe...

    Authors: Jingwen Gu, Juan Song, Jing Wang, Tuanjie Liu, Jingye Zhan, Wenjie Yan, Yanpu Jia, Lili Wu, Jing Xu, Weizhi Liu and Zhilei Shang
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:439
  38. The current study examines psychological reactions to the COVID-19 pandemic among older adults living in Israel. Based on the ‘life events, stress, coping and health theory,’ we hypothesized that due to their ...

    Authors: Sara Carmel, Yaacov G. Bachner and Ella Cohn-Schwartz
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:438
  39. The cost-effectiveness of treatment strategies for patients with Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) who have not responded to two adequate treatments with antidepressants (TRD) are still unclear. The aim of this ...

    Authors: Antal Zemplényi, Judit Józwiak-Hagymásy, Sándor Kovács, Dalma Erdősi, Imre Boncz, Tamás Tényi, Péter Osváth and Viktor Voros
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:437
  40. Postoperative delirium is a challenging complication due to its adverse outcome such as long hospital stay. The aims of this study were: 1) to identify preoperative risk factors of postoperative delirium follo...

    Authors: Jong Wook Jung, Sunghyun Hwang, Sunho Ko, Changwung Jo, Hye Youn Park, Hyuk-Soo Han, Myung Chul Lee, Jee Eun Park and Du Hyun Ro
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:436
  41. Assisted dying for adults with psychiatric conditions (APC) is highly controversial but legally possible in a few countries, including Belgium. Previous research has suggested that the complex euthanasia asses...

    Authors: Monica Verhofstadt, Kenneth Chambaere, Koen Pardon, Freddy Mortier, Axel Liégeois, Luc Deliens and Kurt Audenaert
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:435
  42. Research suggests that metaphors are integral to psychotherapeutic practice. We wanted to explore how 10 therapists reflect upon the use of metaphors in therapy, and how they react to some metaphors expressed ...

    Authors: A Malkomsen, JI Røssberg, T Dammen, T Wilberg, A Løvgren, R Ulberg and J Evensen
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:433
  43. Most of the research on filicide mothers suggests that they experience negative feelings before they kill their child. However, little is known about whether these negative feelings can be expressed after one-...

    Authors: Jean d’Amour Muziki, Thaoussi Uwera, Japhet Niyonsenga, Augustin Nshimiyimana, Siméon Gitimbwa Sebatukura and Jean Mutabaruka
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2022 22:432

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