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  1. One of the most robust risk factors for developing a mood disorder is having a parent with a mood disorder. Unfortunately, mechanisms explaining the transmission of mood disorders from one generation to the ne...

    Authors: Annabel Vreeker, Melany Horsfall, Merijn Eikelenboom, Annemerle Beerthuizen, Veerle Bergink, Marco P. M. Boks, Catharina A. Hartman, Ricki de Koning, Max de Leeuw, Dominique F. Maciejewski, Brenda W. J. H. Penninx and Manon H. J. Hillegers
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:227
  2. Somatisation is a highly prevalent psychiatric syndrome in both women and men, in which psychological distress is manifested in physical symptoms without a medical explanation. Many patients with somatisation ...

    Authors: Carina Iloson, Marcus Praetorius Björk, Anna Möller, Karin Sundfeldt and Susanne Bernhardsson
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:223
  3. Alcohol use disorder (AUD) is a major clinical problem in Uganda. Explanatory models (EMs) of illness are important as they have consequences for treatment. Clinicians´ knowledge about patients´ EMs can improv...

    Authors: Hanna Rudenstrand and Sofie Bäärnhielm
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:222
  4. The proliferation of social media platforms has provided a unique space for discourse on mental health, originally intended to destigmatize mental illness. However, recent discourses on these platforms have sh...

    Authors: Barikisu Issaka, Ebenezer Ato Kwamena Aidoo, Sandra Freda Wood and Fatima Mohammed
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:221
  5. Self-harm presents a significant public health challenge. Emergency departments (EDs) are crucial healthcare settings in managing self-harm, but clinician uncertainty in risk assessment may contribute to ineff...

    Authors: Philippe Mortier, Franco Amigo, Madhav Bhargav, Susana Conde, Montse Ferrer, Oskar Flygare, Busenur Kizilaslan, Laura Latorre Moreno, Angela Leis, Miguel Angel Mayer, Víctor Pérez-Sola, Ana Portillo-Van Diest, Juan Manuel Ramírez-Anguita, Ferran Sanz, Gemma Vilagut, Jordi Alonso…
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:220
  6. Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is heritable neurodevelopmental disorders (NDDs), but environmental risk factors have also been suggested to a play a role in its development. Prenatal, perinatal and parental fa...

    Authors: Jia-jia Yuan, Ya-nan Zhao, Xing-yu Lan, Yong Zhang and Rong Zhang
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:219
  7. A suicide attempt (SA) is a clinically serious action. Researchers have argued that reducing long-term SA risk may be possible, provided that at-risk individuals are identified and receive adequate treatment. ...

    Authors: Marcel Miché, Marie-Pierre F. Strippoli, Martin Preisig and Roselind Lieb
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:217
  8. Approximately half of patients who seek care at Emergency Departments due to chest pain are diagnosed with Non-Cardiac Chest Pain (NCCP). Concerns for heart disease and misinterpretation of the symptoms increa...

    Authors: Magda Eriksson-Liebon, Mats Westas, Peter Johansson and Ghassan Mourad
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:216
  9. With 11,558 deaths and 200,000 suicide attempts in 2019, France is among the European countries most affected. The aim of this study was to determine the costs and burden of suicides and suicide attempts in Fr...

    Authors: Laeticia Blampain Segar, Charles Laidi, Ophélia Godin, Philippe Courtet, Guillaume Vaiva, Marion Leboyer and Isabelle Durand-Zaleski
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:215
  10. The Racing and Crowded Thoughts Questionnaire (RCTQ-13) is the most widely used specific scale for the measurement of racing thoughts, but there is currently no Spanish version that allow the evaluation in Spanis...

    Authors: Daniela Garcés Rodríguez, Juan Pablo Zapata-Ospina, María Mercedes Uribe, Diana Suarez, Luis Fernando Tabares, Luisa Fernanda Ahunca, Daniel Camilo Aguirre, Jorge Carlos Holguín and Jenny García Valencia
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:214
  11. The burdens of anxiety and depression symptoms have significantly increased in the general US population, especially during this COVID-19 epidemiological crisis. The first step in an effective treatment for an...

    Authors: David Adzrago, Timothy J. Walker and Faustine Williams
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:213
  12. Studies show that three-quarters of mental disorders appear during young adulthood, which makes students a risk group. Especially people with anxiety and depression experience lower Quality of Life (QoL) compa...

    Authors: Emily Wilzer, Annalena Zeisel, Veit Roessner and Melanie Ring
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:212
  13. Lived experience workforces are one of the fastest growing emerging disciplines in Australian mental health service settings. Individuals with lived and living experience of mental distress employed in mental ...

    Authors: Verity Reeves, Heather McIntyre, Mark Loughhead, Matthew Anthony Halpin and Nicholas Procter
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:211
  14. Current research has been focusing on non-suicidal self-injury (NSSI) behaviors among adolescents with depression. Although family intimacy and adaptability are considered protective factors for NSSI, evidence...

    Authors: Yuehong Gao, Yanchi Wang, Zhiping Wang, Mingzhen Ma, Hongjiao Li, Jinhong Wang, Jianan Liu, Huaying Qian, Ping Zhu and Xujuan Xu
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:210
  15. Visual impairment (VI) with comorbid mental disorders (MDs) are expected to have a major impact on people’s daily functioning, for which tailored support is needed. However, this has been barely investigated. ...

    Authors: Marjolein LA Onnink, Lisanne BA Teunissen, Peter FJ Verstraten, Ruth MA van Nispen and Hilde PA van der Aa
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:209
  16. Using the RE-AIM (reach, effectiveness, adoption, implementation, maintenance) framework, we outline steps taken to implement an evidence-based cognitive training program, Club Connect, in older adults with ma...

    Authors: Claudia Woolf, L. Kaplan, L. M. Norrie, D. Burke, M. Cunich, L. Mowszowski and S. L. Naismith
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:208
  17. The long-term effectiveness of cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) in medicated attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) adults with residual symptoms needs to be verified across multiple dimensions, es...

    Authors: Mei-Rong Pan, Min Dong, Shi-Yu Zhang, Lu Liu, Hai-Mei Li, Yu-Feng Wang and Qiu-Jin Qian
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:207
  18. There may be unexplored interactions between family health, personality, and smoking that could help provide new perspectives on tobacco control.

    Authors: Jiangyun Chen, Menglin Luo, Li Gan, Haomiao Li, Siyuan Liu, Na Ren, Yan Zhou, Jiao Yang, Haozheng Zhou, Xuanhao Yin, Jiahuan Wan, Xinlei Yang, Yibo Wu and Zenni Luo
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:206
  19. The access to and uptake of evidence-based behavioral parent training for children with behavioral difficulties (i.e., oppositional, defiant, aggressive, hyperactive, impulsive, and inattentive behavior) are c...

    Authors: Roos S. van Doornik, Saskia van der Oord, Joli Luijckx, Annabeth P. Groenman, Patty Leijten, Marjolein Luman, Pieter J. Hoekstra, Barbara J. van den Hoofdakker and Tycho J. Dekkers
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:203
  20. Mental health literacy (MHL) and help-seeking behaviors are pivotal in managing mental well-being, especially among Egyptian undergraduates. Despite the importance and prevalent psychological distress in this ...

    Authors: Mohamed Baklola, Mohamed Terra, Anhar Taha, Mohammed Elnemr, Mohammad Yaseen, Ahmed Maher, Ali Hussain Buzaid, Rahaf Alenazi, Safa Adil Osman Mohamed, Doaa Abdelhady and Abdel-Hady El-Gilany
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:202
  21. Menthol cigarette use remains a large public health problem and disproportionately affects Black adults in the United States. The Food and Drug Administration has proposed prohibiting menthol flavor in cigaret...

    Authors: Krysten W. Bold, Akshika Sharma, Angela Haeny, Ralitza Gueorguieva, Eugenia Buta, Stephen Baldassarri, Lauren Lempert, Suchitra Krishnan-Sarin and Stephanie O’Malley
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:201
  22. Sleep disturbances, a public health concern that may lead to critical physiological conditions, are associated with personal characteristics such as gender. Limited evidence is available from the Middle East p...

    Authors: Mohammad R. Alosta, Islam Oweidat, Mohammad Alsadi, Mahmoud Mohammad Alsaraireh, Bayan Oleimat and Elham H. Othman
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:200
  23. Globally, individuals with mental illness get in contact with the law at a greater rate than the general population. The goal of this review was to identify and describe: (1) effectiveness of mental health int...

    Authors: Maji Hailemariam, Tatiana E. Bustos, Barrett Wallace Montgomery, Garrett Brown, Gashaye Tefera, Rosemary Adaji, Brandon Taylor, Hiywote Eshetu, Clara Barajas, Rolando Barajas, Vanessa Najjar, Donovan Dennis, Jasmiyne Hudson, Julia W. Felton and Jennifer E. Johnson
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:199
  24. With the increasing global aging population, dementia care has rapidly become a major social problem. Current diagnosis of Behavior and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia (BPSD) relies on clinical interviews, ...

    Authors: Haihang Yuan, Tianyi Yang, Qiaolian Xie, Guilhem Lledos, Wen-Huei Chou and Wenwei Yu
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:197
  25. Symptoms of depersonalization (DP) and derealization (DR) are a risk factor for more severe impairment, non-response to various treatments, and a chronic course. In this study, we investigated the effects of D...

    Authors: Matthias Michal, Jörg Wiltink, Ana N. Tibubos, Philipp S. Wild, Thomas Münzel, Karl Lackner, Norbert Pfeiffer, Jochem König, Alexander Gieswinkel, Manfred Beutel and Jasmin Ghaemi Kerahrodi
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:196
  26. Inflammatory factors are associated with depression. We seek to investigate the correlation between inflammatory cytokines and prognosis of depression or suicidal ideation and behavior at 3 months in depressio...

    Authors: Fei Liu, Yang Yang, Xiao-Wei Fan, Ning Zhang, Shuo Wang, Yi-Jun Shi, Wei-Jiang Hu and Chun-Xue Wang
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:195
  27. This controlled pilot study investigates the effect of the combined use of cognitive restructuring (CR) and imagery rescripting (IR) compared to treatment as usual among inpatients with moderate and severe dep...

    Authors: Jabin Kanczok, Kamila Jauch-Chara and Franz-Josef Müller
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:194
  28. Our group developed an Integrated Care Pathway to facilitate the delivery of evidence-based care for adolescents experiencing depression called CARIBOU-2 (Care for Adolescents who Receive Information ‘Bout OUt...

    Authors: Darren B. Courtney, Melanie Barwick, Bahar Amani, Andrea T. Greenblatt, Madison Aitken, Karolin R. Krause, Brendan F. Andrade, Kathryn Bennett, Kristin Cleverley, Amanda A. Uliaszek, Claire de Oliveira, Lisa D. Hawke, Jo Henderson, Wei Wang, Priya Watson, Amy Gajaria…
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:193
  29. In China, about 18.70% of the population aged 60 years and older are at risk of low personal mastery as well as anxiety and depression for a variety of reasons. The purpose of this study was to construct a sym...

    Authors: Zekun Bian, Renyan Xu, Bin Shang, Fei Lv, Weiyi Sun, Qian Li, Yijing Gong and Caifeng Luo
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:192
  30. Cognitive–behavioral therapy (CBT) effectively improves the clinical symptoms of social anxiety disorder. However, there are non-responders who cannot decrease their cost/probability bias significantly; hence,...

    Authors: Shota Noda, Kentaro Shirotsuki and Mutsuhiro Nakao
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:190
  31. Reports at the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic suggested differences in COVID-19-associated mortality between individuals with serious mental disorders (SMD) and the population at large.

    Authors: Anna Gibbs, Martin Maripuu, Louise Öhlund, Micael Widerström, Niklas Nilsson and Ursula Werneke
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:189
  32. COVID-19 impacted all students, especially those with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), putting them at risk for disruption to their medication regimen and school performance. Our study aimed to...

    Authors: Peter J. Cunniff, Amil Ahsan, Catherine McCrary, Tracy Dien, Tristan H. Kuhn, Turaj Vazifedan and John W. Harrington
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:188
  33. Depression and anxiety are common and disabling mental health problems in children and young adults. Group cognitive behavioral therapy (GCBT) is considered that an efficient and effective treatment for these ...

    Authors: Zexin Lin, Junjie Zheng, Yang Wang, Zhao Su, Rongxin Zhu, Rongxun Liu, Yange Wei, Xizhe Zhang and Fei Wang
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:187
  34. Personality, emotions, and olfaction exhibit partial anatomical overlap in the limbic system structure, establishing potential mechanisms between personality, affective disorders, and olfactory-related aspects...

    Authors: Binfeng Zhang, Xiuxia Li, Hongzhen Deng, Peixuan Tan, Wanyong He, Shuling Huang, Lu Wang, Hao Xu, Lei Cao and Guanghui Nie
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:185
  35. Melancholic depression (MD) is one of the most prevalent and severe subtypes of major depressive disorder (MDD). Previous studies have revealed inconsistent results regarding alterations in grey matter volume ...

    Authors: Zhaosong Chu, Lijin Yuan, Kun Lian, Mengxin He, Yi Lu, Yuqi Cheng, Xiufeng Xu and Zonglin Shen
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:183
  36. The relationship between handgrip strength (HGS) and depression in patients undergoing hemodialysis (HD) was unknown. Therefore, we aimed to clarify this association in a cohort of patients.

    Authors: Shuang Zhang, Shu-Xin Liu, Qi-Jun Wu, Zhi-Hong Wang, Hong Liu, Ping Xiao, Yan Lu, Cui Dong and Qing-Mei Meng
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:182
  37. The Perceived Stress Scale (PSS-10) has been used in a range of occupational cohorts, but only recently in stone benchtop workers undergoing screening for silicosis. The aim of this study was to compare psycho...

    Authors: Fiona Hore-Lacy, StellaMay Gwini, Deborah C. Glass, Christina Dimitriadis, Javier Jimenez-Martin, Ryan F. Hoy, Malcolm R. Sim, Karen Walker-Bone and Jane Fisher
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:181
  38. Cohen syndrome (CS) is a rare autosomal recessive inherited condition characterized by pathological changes affecting multiple systems. The extensive clinical variability associated with CS poses a significant...

    Authors: Xinming Li, Sufang Qi, Wenjie Li, Xin Liu, Zhicheng Xue, Tiangui Yu and Guanglei Xun
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:180
  39. People with schizophrenia often face challenges such as lower psychological resilience, reduced self-worth, and increased social stigma, hindering their recovery. Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT) has...

    Authors: Jiali Dai, Dawei Sun, Bohui Li, Yang Zhang, Meiling Wen, Haina Wang and Hongsheng Bi
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:179
  40. Observational studies have suggested a link between panic disorder (PD) and Alzheimer disease (AD). This study aimed to identify the underlying association of PD with the risk of AD using Mendelian randomization.

    Authors: Yueqin Tian, Qiuping Ye, Jia Qiao, Lian Wang, Yong Dai, Hongmei Wen and Zulin Dou
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:178
  41. A growing literature points to the critical role schools can play in promoting improved psychosocial wellbeing and resilience among first- and second-generation Arab immigrant and refugee adolescents, but few ...

    Authors: Ilana Seff, Lindsay Stark, Ali Ali, Danielle Sarraf, Wafa Hassan and Carine Allaf
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:176
  42. Cannabis use disorder (CUD) is increasingly common and contributes to a range of health and social problems. Cannabidiol (CBD) is a non-intoxicating cannabinoid recognised for its anticonvulsant, anxiolytic an...

    Authors: Anjali K. Bhardwaj, Llew Mills, Michael Doyle, Arshman Sahid, Mark Montebello, Lauren Monds, Shalini Arunogiri, Paul Haber, Valentina Lorenzetti, Dan I. Lubman, Peter Malouf, Mary E. Harrod, Adrian Dunlop, Tom Freeman and Nicholas Lintzeris
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:175

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