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  1. Several subjective scales have been used to measure cognitive complaints in patients with schizophrenia, such as the Self-Assessment Scale of Cognitive Complaints in Schizophrenia (SASCCS), which was designed ...

    Authors: Chadia Haddad, Hala Sacre, Elie Abboche, Pascale Salameh and Benjamin Calvet
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:415
  2. Depression is a prevalent and severe disorder associated with considerable stigma. This stigma contributes to the suffering and impedes help seeking behaviour of those affected. Stigma can be influenced by cau...

    Authors: Katharina Scholze, Hanna Reich, Phyllis Passow, Christian Sander, Andreas Czaplicki and Ulrich Hegerl
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:414
  3. Clozapine is the treatment of choice in refractory psychosis. In most countries, clozapine must be stopped indefinitely if white blood cells fall below a defined threshold during routine monitoring. Despite ev...

    Authors: Ebenezer Oloyede, Danielle Dunnett, David Taylor, Ivana Clark, James H MacCabe, Eromona Whiskey and Juliana Onwumere
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:413
  4. Bereaved family surrogates from intensive care units (ICU) are at risk of comorbid anxiety, depression, and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), but the temporal reciprocal relationships among them have only...

    Authors: Fur-Hsing Wen, Yeong-Yuh Juang, Holly G. Prigerson, Wen-Chi Chou, Chung-Chi Huang, Tsung-Hui Hu, Ming Chu Chiang, Li-Pang Chuang and Siew Tzuh Tang
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:412
  5. Depression and anxiety are common symptoms associated with significant morbidity in adolescents. Few studies have explored the relationship between latent profiles of adolescent depression-anxiety symptoms and...

    Authors: Jing Sun, Shaoxia Wang, Guoxia Mu, Jingru Liu, Rina Su, Xiang Zhang, Jianqun Fang and Yanrong Wang
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:410
  6. Parental burnout has become increasingly common, which can lead to a range of adverse outcomes. Postnatal mothers are vulnerable and mothers with high postpartum depression scores may be more prone to parental...

    Authors: Yongqi Huang, Fangxiang Mao, Xuan Zhang, Juan wang, Zhaojuan Xu and Fenglin Cao
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:409
  7. To determine the association between internet addiction disorder (IAD) and anxiety and depressive symptomatology in high school students in two private schools in Chiclayo, Peru, during the COVID-19 pandemic.

    Authors: Jean C. Perez-Oyola, Dionela M. Walter-Chavez, J. Pierre Zila-Velasque, César Johan Pereira-Victorio, Virgilio E. Failoc-Rojas, Víctor J. Vera-Ponce, Danai Valladares-Garrido and Mario J. Valladares-Garrido
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:408
  8. Substance use disorders (SUDs) affect ~ 35 million people globally and are associated with strong cravings, stress, and brain alterations. Mindfulness-based interventions (MBIs) can mitigate the adverse psycho...

    Authors: Valentina Lorenzetti, Alexandra Gaillard, Emillie Beyer, Magdalena Kowalczyk, Sunjeev K. Kamboj, Victoria Manning and John Gleeson
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:407
  9. Activity and participation are critical to health and wellbeing. Limited evidence exists on how to support people with mental illness in participating in everyday activities.

    Authors: Siv-Therese Bogevik Bjørkedal, Ulrika Bejerholm, Carsten Hjorthøj, Tom Møller and Lene Falgaard Eplov
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:406
  10. The implementation of new and complex interventions in mental health settings can be challenging. This paper explores the use of a Theory of Change (ToC) for intervention design and evaluation to increase the ...

    Authors: Cintia L. Faija, Janice Connell, Judith Gellatly, Kelly Rushton, Karina Lovell, Helen Brooks, Christopher Armitage, Peter Bower and Penny Bee
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:405
  11. Health risk behaviors (HRBs) is a kind of phenomenon behavior that often occurs in adolescence, and also often appears in clusters. Previous studies suggested an association between social ecological risk fact...

    Authors: Yi Zhang, Zhengge Jin, Shuqin Li, Huiqiong Xu, Yuhui Wan and Fangbiao Tao
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:404
  12. Appropriate health services and health promotion strategies for young people with mental health and substance use (MHSU) concerns are critical for recovery. Foundry, an integrated youth services (IYS) initiati...

    Authors: Krista Glowacki, Jennifer Affolder, Brooke Macnab, Alayna Ewert, Karen Tee, Matt Wenger, Godwin Chan, Steve Mathias and Skye Barbic
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:403
  13. This systematic review aimed to synthesize the prevalence and correlates of depressive disorders and symptoms of Turkish and Moroccan immigrant populations in Northwestern Europe, formulating evidence-informed...

    Authors: Gabriela A. Sempértegui, Christos Baliatsas, Jeroen W. Knipscheer and Marrie H. J. Bekker
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:402
  14. Individuals with non-suicidal self-injury (NSSI) behavior are usually prone to repeated, intentional, direct harm to their own bodies that is not allowed by society without suicidal ideation. Under this behavi...

    Authors: Fang Cheng, Linwei Shi, Shujun Wang, Qiong Jin, Huabing Xie, Beini Wang and Wenwu Zhang
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:401
  15. Anxiety is a prevalent condition with a substantial associated burden of morbidity. Previous literature investigating effects of anxiety on mortality rates has found conflicting results. This is in part due to...

    Authors: Rebecca Russell, Sonica Minhas, Joht Singh Chandan, Anuradhaa Subramanian, Noel McCarthy and Krishnarajah Nirantharakumar
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:400
  16. Farmers and those involved in the wider agricultural industry have a high suicide rate. They are also a ‘hard to reach’ group who make less than average use of mental health services. There is therefore a need...

    Authors: Emma King, Kate Lamont, Charlotte Wendelboe-Nelson, Chris Williams, Cameron Stark, Hugo C van Woerden and Margaret Maxwell
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:399
  17. Although life satisfaction is a predictor of depressive and anxiety symptoms, the mechanisms underlying this association are poorly understood. This study examined how psychological capital (PsyCap), a positiv...

    Authors: Simeng Wang, Honghe Li, Xin Chen, Nan Yan and Deliang Wen
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:398
  18. Assuming a transdiagnostic and extended psychosis phenotype, psychotic-like experiences (PLEs) and psychotic symptoms are on a phenomenological and temporal continuum between clinical and non-clinical populati...

    Authors: B. Hinterbuchinger, M. Koch, M. Trimmel, Z. Litvan, J. Baumgartner, E. L. Meyer, F. Friedrich and N. Mossaheb
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:397

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  19. There is increasing evidence that immune dysfunction plays an important role in the pathogenesis of schizophrenia. Meso Scale Discovery (MSD) is bioanalytical method, which can detect serum inflammatory factor...

    Authors: Xialong Cheng, Yu Xie, Anzhen Wang, Cuizhen Zhu, Fanfan Yan, Wenzhi Pei and Xulai Zhang
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:396
  20. Psychomotor alterations are a common symptom in patients with major depressive disorder (MDD). The primary motor cortex (M1) plays a vital role in the mechanism of psychomotor alterations. Post-movement beta r...

    Authors: Yi Xia, Lingling Hua, Zhongpeng Dai, Yinglin Han, Yishan Du, Shuai Zhao, Hongliang Zhou, Xiaoqin Wang, Rui Yan, Xumiao Wang, HaoWen Zou, Hao Sun, YingHong Huang, ZhiJian Yao and Qing Lu
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:395
  21. Multiple or persistent crying, sleeping, or feeding problems in early childhood (regulatory problems) are associated with increased internalizing symptoms in adulthood. Unknown is whether early regulatory prob...

    Authors: Julia Jaekel, Kati Heinonen, Nicole Baumann, Ayten Bilgin, Riikka Pyhälä, Christian Sorg, Katri Räikkönen and Dieter Wolke
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:394
  22. Understanding mental health predictors of imminent suicide attempt (SA; within 30 days) among soldiers with depression and no prior suicide ideation (SI) can inform prevention and treatment. The current study ...

    Authors: Holly B. Herberman Mash, Robert J. Ursano, Ronald C. Kessler, James A. Naifeh, Carol S. Fullerton, Pablo A. Aliaga, Hieu M. Dinh, Nancy A. Sampson, Tzu-Cheg Kao and Murray B. Stein
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:392
  23. Given the unique socioeconomic structures, and the rural/urban differentials in the prevalence of mental illnesses in the country, this study aimed to explore the associations of childhood, adulthood and late-...

    Authors: T. Muhammad
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:391
  24. Research suggests that women in prison have more mental health problems than men and are prone to suffer from more severe psychiatric disorders. This study utilizes national registry data to describe demograph...

    Authors: Vegard G Svendsen, Marianne Riksheim Stavseth, Torbjørn Skardhamar and Anne Bukten
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:390
  25. The relationships of college students’ learning stress, psychological resilience and learning burnout remain unclear. We aimed to investigate the status quo and relationship of college students’ learning stres...

    Authors: Zhen Gong, Huadi Wang, Mingxia Zhong and Yuling Shao
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:389
  26. Anxiety may stay with nursing students throughout their internship and even persist afterwards. Although many studies have explored the effects of perceived stress on anxiety, the relationship between pre-inte...

    Authors: Chaoqun Dong, Lin Xia, Chengjia Zhao, Xiaoxian Zhang, Ju He, Guohua Zhang and Jingjing Zhang
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:388
  27. The psychological distress of fathers in the postpartum period can have adverse effects on the well-being of the family and the newborn’s development in particular. However, fathers’ mental health throughout t...

    Authors: Addisu Tuji, Subah Abderehim Yesuf, Ribka Birhanu and Barkot Milkias
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:387
  28. Exercise interventions can improve clinical symptoms and cognition in patients with psychosis in addition to their physical health. However, their benefits may not be maximally generalised to those who cannot ...

    Authors: Yi Nam Suen, Edwin Ho Ming Lee, Christina Oi Bun Lam, Christy Lai Ming Hui, Sherry Kit Wa Chan, Wing Chung Chang and Eric Yu Hai Chen
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:385
  29. Suicidal ideation and attempts usually occur during adolescence time, and living in war- affected area make the problem more predominate and severe. To the best of our knowledge, there were no studies done amo...

    Authors: Mulat Awoke Kassa, Mengesha Srahbzu, Goshu Nenko, Girum Nakie, Kindie Mekuria, Sefineh Fenta Feleke, Natnael Amare Tesfa and Berhanie Getnet
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:384
  30. Functional impairment affects many patients with schizophrenia. Treatment with the long-acting injectable antipsychotic aripiprazole once-monthly (AOM) may help improve functioning.

    Authors: Oloruntoba Oluboka, Guerline Clerzius, Wolfgang Janetzky, Daniel Schöttle, François Therrien, Klaus Wiedemann and Marc-André Roy
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:383
  31. Disordered eating behaviours (DEBs) in patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) are associated with an increased risk of complications and mortality. The Diabetes Eating Problem Survey-Revised (DEPS-R) wa...

    Authors: Chi Wing Lok, Mei Cheung Wong, Kim Wai Yip, Wing Ka Ching and Edward Kwok Yiu Choi
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:382
  32. Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) has been identified as a risk factor for obesity in both children and adolescents. However, the mechanisms underlying the relationship between ADHD and obesity a...

    Authors: Ke Li, Liangliang Chen, Kai Wang, Xiaodong Jiang, Yiting Ji, Shuanfeng Fang and Haiyan Wei
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:381
  33. Mental disorders (MDs) are one of the leading causes for workforce sickness absence and disability worldwide. The burden, costs and challenges are enormous for the individuals concerned, employers and society ...

    Authors: Fiona Starke, Alexandra Sikora, Ralf Stegmann, Leonie Knebel, Claudia Buntrock, Angelique de Rijk, Inge Houkes, Gregor R. Szycik, Hans-Peter Unger, Jan Ole Schumacher, Heiko Stark, Iris Hauth, Christian Holzapfel, Anna Borgolte, Carlotta Schneller, Sarah-Louise Unterschemmann…
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:380
  34. During the COVID-19 outbreak, most Chinese college students were home-quarantined to prevent the spread of the virus. COVID-19-associated impact has been shown to be a risk factor for the development of post-t...

    Authors: Fanmin Zeng, Wong Chee Meng John, Xueli Sun and Yarong Wang
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:379
  35. Current preventive interventions for the children of parents with depression demonstrate modest effects on depression incidence. This may be because existing interventions tend to comprise general psychotherap...

    Authors: Tonya Frommelt, Leonie Bäumler, Nicolas Rohleder, Gerd Schulte-Körne and Belinda Platt
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:378
  36. There are considerable differences among mental healthcare services, and especially in developed countries there are a substantial number of different services available. The intensity of mental healthcare has...

    Authors: Thijs Beckers, Bauke Koekkoek, Bea Tiemens and Giel Hutschemaekers
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:377
  37. Academic pressure is a prevalent stressor among Chinese adolescents and is often linked to anxiety symptoms, although the underlying mechanism remains unclear. This study aimed to investigate the association b...

    Authors: Yilin Hua, Cuihong Huang, Yangfeng Guo, Xueying Du, Liling Guo, Wanxin Wang, Ciyong Lu and Lan Guo
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:376
  38. Autoimmune diseases (AID) cause inflammatory changes in the peripheral blood, which might be a predisposing factor for the development of comorbid bipolar disorder (BD). The levels of peripheral inflammatory i...

    Authors: Yuting Shen, Lingzhuo Kong, Jianbo Lai and Shaohua Hu
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:375
  39. Distinguishing whether and how pre-existing characteristics impact maternal responses to adversity is difficult: Does prior well-being decrease the likelihood of encountering stressful experiences? Does it pro...

    Authors: Ann Low, Yue Yu, Lit Wee Sim, Jean Francois Bureau, Ngiap Chuan Tan, Helen Chen, Yang Yang, Bobby Cheon, Kerry Lee, Marian Bakermans-Kranenburg, Stella Tsotsi and Anne Rifkin-Graboi
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:374
  40. Culturally validated neurocognitive measures for children in Low- and Middle-Income Countries are important in the timely and correct identification of neurocognitive impairments. Such measures can inform deve...

    Authors: Maina Rachel, He Jia, Abubakar Amina, Miguel Perez-Garcia, Manasi Kumar and Jelte M. Wicherts
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:373
  41. This study explored Veteran and family member perspectives on factors that drive post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) therapy engagement within constructs of the Andersen model of behavioral health service ut...

    Authors: Megan Shepherd-Banigan, Abigail Shapiro, Karen M. Stechuchak, Kate L. Sheahan, Princess E. Ackland, Valerie A. Smith, Barbara G. Bokhour, Shirley M. Glynn, Patrick S. Calhoun, David Edelman, Hollis J. Weidenbacher, Madeleine R. Eldridge and Courtney H. Van Houtven
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:372
  42. The Z-drugs are indicated for the short-treatment of insomnia, but they are associated with abuse, dependence and side-effects. There are only sparse data about Z-drug prescribing in Greece.

    Authors: Spyridon Siafis, Konstantinos N. Fountoulakis, Vasileios Fragkidis and Georgios Papazisis
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:370
  43. This study aims to assess the prevalence and associated factors of depression among diabetic patients in a cross-sectional sample and perform a systematic review and meta-analysis of the extant studies to date.

    Authors: Firoj Al-Mamun, Mahmudul Hasan, Shalini Quadros, Mark Mohan Kaggwa, Mahfuza Mubarak, Md. Tajuddin Sikder, Md. Shakhaoat Hossain, Mohammad Muhit, Mst. Sabrina Moonajilin, David Gozal and Mohammed A. Mamun
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:369
  44. Anorexia nervosa (AN) is a serious mental illness of growing prevalence in childhood and adolescence. Despite its severity, there are still no completely satisfactory evidence-based treatments. Follow-up studi...

    Authors: Federico Amianto, Luca Arletti, Serena Vesco, Chiara Davico and Benedetto Vitiello
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:366

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