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  1. The current manuscript presents the convergence of the Dimensional Assessment of Personality Pathology (DAPP-BQ), using its short form the DAPP-90, and the Five-Factor Personality Inventory for International C...

    Authors: Anton Aluja, Ferran Balada, Kokou A. Atitsogbe, Jérôme Rossier and Luis F. García
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:386
  2. Patients with bipolar disorder (BD) show abnormalities in glucolipid metabolism and reproductive hormone levels, which are of concern in women with BD. This study was dedicated to investigating the glucolipid ...

    Authors: Tianxiang Zou, Min Yang, Zhuohui Chen, Haiqing Xie, Jing Huang, Yue Qin, Furu Liu, Haiyu Chen, Xuelei Xu, Jindong Chen, Hui Tang, Hui Xiang, Haishan Wu, MingHui Liu, Wenbo Luo, Jieyu Liu…
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:385
  3. Evidence regarding the relationship between fasting blood glucose (FBG) and suicide attempts (SA) in patients with major depressive disorder (MDD) was limited. Therefore, the objective of this research was to ...

    Authors: Junjun Liu, Guangya Zhang, Fengnan Jia, Hsinsung Yuan, Qingyuan Wang, Chuanwei Li, Ruchang Yang, Yan Yue, Xiaobin Zhang, Gang Ye, Zhe Li, Xiangdong Du and Xiangyang Zhang
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:382
  4. Challenging behaviors like aggression and self-injury are dangerous for clients and staff in residential care. These behaviors are not well understood and therefore often labeled as “complex”. Yet it remains v...

    Authors: Daan H. G. Hulsmans, Roy Otten, Evelien A. P. Poelen, Annemarie van Vonderen, Serena Daalmans, Fred Hasselman, Merlijn Olthof and Anna Lichtwarck-Aschoff
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:378
  5. The adolescent depression associated with childhood trauma has been confirmed, but the underlying mechanisms remain unclear. This study aims to explore the chain-mediated role of borderline personality traits ...

    Authors: Yingyan Zhong, Qianying Hu, Jianhua Chen, Yuting Li, Rumeng Chen, Yan Li, Enzhao Cong and Yifeng Xu
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:377
  6. The primary objective of this randomized controlled trial (RCT) is to establish the effectiveness of time-restricted eating (TRE) compared with the Mediterranean diet for people with bipolar disorder (BD) who ...

    Authors: Sheri L. Johnson, Greg Murray, Lance J. Kriegsfeld, Emily N.C. Manoogian, Liam Mason, J. D. Allen, Michael Berk, Satchidanda Panda, Nandini A. Rajgopal, Jake C. Gibson, Keanan J. Joyner, Robert Villanueva and Erin E. Michalak
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:374
  7. The COVID-19 pandemic had and still have a major impact on adolescent mental health and consequently on suicidal behavior. However, few studies have investigated whether the pandemic has changed the patterns a...

    Authors: Rebeca Gracia-Liso, Maria J. Portella, Elena Pujals-Altés, Joaquim Puntí-Vidal, Marta Llorens, Montserrat Pàmias, Marc Fradera Jiménez, Itziar Montalvo Aguirrezabala and Diego J. Palao
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:373
  8. Psychiatric patients are susceptible to adverse mental health outcome during COVID-19 pandemic, but its associated factors are understudied. This observational cross-sectional study aimed to comprehensively ex...

    Authors: Joe Kwun Nam Chan, Don Ho Hin Chang, Vivian Shi Cheng Fung, Eileena Mo Ching Chui, Corine Sau Man Wong, Ryan Sai Ting Chu, Yuen Kiu So, Jacob Man Tik Chan, Albert Kar Kin Chung, Krystal Chi Kei Lee, Calvin Pak Wing Cheng, Heidi Ka Ying Lo, Chi Wing Law, Wai Chi Chan and Wing Chung Chang
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:372
  9. This study aims to conduct an exhaustive evaluation of Vilazodone's safety in clinical application and to unearth the potential adverse event (AE) risks associated with its utilization based on FDA Adverse Eve...

    Authors: Ying Jiang, Yucai Qu, Zhiqiang Du, Mengmeng Ou, Yuan Shen, Qin Zhou, Lin Tian and Haohao Zhu
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:371
  10. Borderline personality traits play a significant role in nonsuicidal self-injury (NSSI), particularly in depressed youths. NSSI is also highly correlated with negative life events. This research aimed to explo...

    Authors: Wangni Chen, Ting Yuan, Yuwen Pan, Yarong Ma, Bin Sun, Min Yu, Xiaoming Lin, Hongbo He and Jie Zhang
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:370
  11. Patients with major depressive disorder (MDD) have an increased risk of breast cancer (BC), implying that these two diseases share similar pathological mechanisms. This study aimed to identify the key pathogen...

    Authors: Hua Xie, Chenxiang Ding, Qianwen Li, Wei Sheng, Jie Xu, Renjian Feng and Huaidong Cheng
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:369
  12. Psychotherapy for post-traumatic stress disorder, in particular trauma-confronting psychotherapy, can be associated with increased stress. However, research on the somatic impact and psychosomatic interactions...

    Authors: Eva Schäflein, Christian Mardin, Eva Morawa, Sophia Rudolf, Yesim Erim and Cosima Rhein
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:368
  13. Postoperative delirium (POD) represents a prevalent and noteworthy complication in the context of pediatric surgical interventions. In recent times, a hypothesis has emerged positing that cerebral ischemia and...

    Authors: Kexian Liu, Nan Lin, Ting Jin, Yujun Xiang, Jiahuan Li, Dengming Lai and Hongzhen Xu
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:367
  14. The use of over-the-counter analgesics (OTCA) is common among adolescents and has been linked with increased symptoms of anxiety and depression. However, little is known about which specific symptoms are most ...

    Authors: Elise Solbu Roalsø, Sandra Klonteig, Brage Kraft, Siv Skarstein, Marianne Aalberg and Rune Jonassen
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:366
  15. This study aims to assess the prevalence of needle phobia among Saudi and Egyptian adult populations. In addition, underlying causes and strategies that can be utilized to address needle fear were investigated.

    Authors: Hassan Alwafi, Abdallah Y. Naser, Nada A. Alsaleh, Jamila Kamal Asiri, Rawan M. Almontashri, Lujain Mohammed Alqarni, Rawan Sulaiman Salawati, Alaa Alsharif, Abdulelah M. Aldhahir, Abdullah A. Alqarni, Waleed Hafiz, Jaber S. Alqahtani, Emad Salawati, Mohammed A. Almatrafi and Mohamed Bahlol
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:363
  16. Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) is characterized by persistent, unwanted thoughts and repetitive actions. Such repetitive thoughts and/or behaviors may be reinforced either by reducing anxiety or by avoidi...

    Authors: Maria McDonald, Gregor Kohls, Nathalie Henke, Hannes Wahl, Lea L. Backhausen, Veit Roessner and Judith Buse
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:362
  17. A concentrated transdiagnostic and micro choice-based group treatment for patients with depression and anxiety has previously shown to yield significant reduction in symptoms and increased level of functioning...

    Authors: Ane Wilhelmsen-Langeland, Tore Børtveit, Marte Jürgensen, Eirik Søfteland, Sigurd William Hystad and Gerd Kvale
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:361
  18. Depression is the most common public health issue affecting the world's population. Like patients with other chronic medical diseases, hypertensive patients experience many intense emotions which increase thei...

    Authors: Moges Wubneh Abate, Adane Birhanu Nigat, Agimasie Tigabu, Berihun Bantie, Chalie Marew Tiruneh, Tigabu Desie Emiru, Nigusie Selomon Tibebu, Getasew Legas, Amsalu Belete, Belete Gelaw Walle and Mulualem Gete Feleke
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:360
  19. Delays in early social and executive function are predictive of later developmental delays and eventual neurodevelopmental diagnoses. There is limited research examining such markers in the first year of life....

    Authors: Kelsie A. Boulton, Dabin Lee, Ingrid Honan, Natalie L. Phillips, Catherine Morgan, Cathryn Crowle, Iona Novak, Nadia Badawi and Adam J. Guastella
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:359
  20. While some evidence suggests that l-arginine may improve sexual function and alleviate depression, it has not been investigated in women with depression to assess both its effects on the depression and sexual ...

    Authors: Pouria Torkaman, Azadeh Mazaheri Meybodi, Ali Kheradmand, Shiva Eiliaei and Maria Tavakoli Ardakani
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:358
  21. Depression is a prevalent mental health condition worldwide but there is limited data on its presentation and associated symptoms in primary care settings in low- and middle-income countries like Nepal. This s...

    Authors: Nagendra P. Luitel, Bishnu Lamichhane, Pooja Pokhrel, Rudrayani Upadhyay, Tatiana Taylor Salisbury, Makhmud Akerke, Kamal Gautam, Mark J. D. Jordans, Graham Thornicroft and Brandon A. Kohrt
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:356
  22. Sleep disturbances are a common occurrence in patients with schizophrenia, yet the underlying pathogenesis remain poorly understood. Here, we performed a targeted metabolomics-based approach to explore the pot...

    Authors: Huiming Yan, Gang Li, Xue Zhang, Chuhao Zhang, Meijuan Li, Yuying Qiu, Wei Sun, Yeqing Dong, Shen Li and Jie Li
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:355
  23. To explore the demographic and clinical features of current depressive episode that discriminate patients diagnosed with major depressive disorder (MDD) from those with bipolar I (BP-I) and bipolar II (BP-II) ...

    Authors: Zhiguo Wu, Jun Wang, Chen Zhang, Daihui Peng, David Mellor, Yanli Luo and Yiru Fang
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:352
  24. Depressive symptoms are one of the most common psychiatric disorders, with a high lifetime prevalence rate among middle-aged and elderly Chinese. Obesity may be one of the risk factors for depressive symptoms,...

    Authors: Xiaoyun Zhang, Ying Wang, Xue Yang, Yuqing Li, Jiaofeng Gui, Yujin Mei, Haiyang Liu, Lei-lei Guo, Jinlong Li, Yunxiao Lei, Xiaoping Li, Lu Sun, Liu Yang, Ting Yuan, Congzhi Wang, Dongmei Zhang…
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:351
  25. While a core aim of early intervention psychosis services (EIPS) is to prevent hospitalisation, many with a first episode of psychosis (FEP) will require inpatient care. We explored young people’s (YP) and the...

    Authors: Tacita Powell, Nicholas Glozier, Katrina Conn, Rochelle Einboden, Niels Buus, Patrick Caldwell and Alyssa Milton
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:350
  26. Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) imposes significant burdens on individuals, families, and healthcare systems and the COVID-19 pandemic appears to have exacerbated OCD symptoms. Currently, there are no vali...

    Authors: Roxana A. I. Cardoș, Elisa P. Dumitru and Oana A. David
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:348
  27. Older age and cognitive inactivity have been associated with cognitive impairment, which in turn is linked to economic and societal burdens due to the high costs of care, especially for care homes and informal...

    Authors: Ewa Szczepocka, Łukasz Mokros, Jakub Kaźmierski, Karina Nowakowska, Anna Łucka, Anna Antoszczyk, Javier Oltra-Cucarella, Walter Werzowa, Martin Hellevik, Stavros Skouras and Karsten Bagger
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:347
  28. Studies have revealed the effects of childhood adversity, anxiety, and negative coping on sleep quality in older adults, but few studies have focused on the association between childhood adversity and sleep qu...

    Authors: Yuqin Zhang, Chengwei Lin, Hongwei Li, Lei Li, Xueyan Zhou, Ying Xiong, Jin Yan, Mengxue Xie, Xueli Zhang, Chengchao Zhou and Lian Yang
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:346
  29. Recent evidences have shown sex-differential cognitive deficits in bipolar disorder (BD) and differences in cognitions across BD subtypes. However, the sex-specific effect on cognitive impairment in BD subtype...

    Authors: Dong Huang, Shunkai Lai, Shuming Zhong, Yiliang Zhang, Jiali He, Shuya Yan, Xiaosi Huang, Xiaodan Lu, Manying Duan, Kailin Song, Kaiwei Ye, Yandi Chen, Suiyi Ye, Jiankang Lai, Qilin Zhong, Xiaodong Song…
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:345
  30. Female sex workers (FSWs) face an elevated risk of developing mental health disorders and alcohol use disorders (AUD), which in turn increase their vulnerability to HIV and other sexually transmitted infection...

    Authors: Jemal Ayalew Yimam, Sileshi Luslseged, Jaleta Bulti Tura, Birra Bejiga Bedassa, Feyiso Bati Wariso, Mohammed Ahmed Rameto and Saro Abdella
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:344
  31. This study aimed to investigate the prevalence and severity of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and analyze the relationship between PTSD and breastfeeding attitudes and behaviors among breastfeeding moth...

    Authors: Erdoğan Öz, Osman Küçükkelepçe, Osman Kurt and Yaşar Kapıcı
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:343
  32. Major depressive disorder (MDD) is the most disabling and burdensome mental disorder, negatively affecting an individual’s quality of life and daily functioning. the current study was conducted with the aim of...

    Authors: Ahmad Zolghadriha, Afagh Anjomshoaa, Mohammad Reza Jamshidi and Farnaz Taherkhani
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:341
  33. To explore the mediating effect of hope in the relationships between social support and self-esteem with psychological resilience among patients with stroke survivors in early rehabilitation.

    Authors: Boru Sun, Nan Wang, Ke Li, Yan Yang and Fengjiao Zhang
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:340
  34. Depression during pregnancy is a significant health concern that can lead to a variety of short and long-term complications for mothers. Unfortunately, there is a lack of information available on the prevalenc...

    Authors: Sherif Jibrael Ahmed, Melkamu Merid, Dumessa Edessa, Ahmedin Aliyi Usso, Hassen Abdi Adem, Mandaras Tariku, Abdulbasit Seid, Addisu Alemu, Addis Eyeberu and Mohammed Yuya
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:339
  35. Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a pervasive, chronic sleep-related respiratory condition that causes brain structural alterations and cognitive impairments. However, the causal association of OSA with brain m...

    Authors: Jiahao Bao, Zhiyang Zhao, Shanmei Qin, Mengjia Cheng, Yiming Wang, Meng Li, Pingping Jia, Jinhui Li and Hongbo Yu
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:338
  36. The findings from previous epidemiological studies of the association between regional body fat and depressive symptoms have been unclear. We aimed to determine the association between the body fat in differen...

    Authors: GuiMei Zhang, Sisi Wang, Ping Ma, Shuna Li, Xizhe Sun, Yang Zhao and Jiyang Pan
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:336
  37. Alcohol withdrawal syndrome (AWS) is a complex condition associated with alcohol use disorder (AUD), characterized by significant variations in symptom severity among patients. The psychological and emotional ...

    Authors: Guanghui Shen, Li Chen, Yanlong Liu, Qi Zhu, Yimin Kang, Xinguang Luo, Fan Wang and Wei Wang
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:335
  38. This study aimed to explore the gut microbiota and inflammatory factor characteristics in major depressive disorder (MDD) patients with anorexia and to analyze the correlation between gut microbiota and inflam...

    Authors: Fengtao Guo, Lin Jing, Yunfan Xu, Kun Zhang, Ying Li, Ning Sun, Penghong Liu and Huanhu Zhang
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:334
  39. Prolonged Grief Disorder (PGD) was newly included in the ICD-11 and DSM-5-TR. It is not yet part of the standard assessments in many healthcare systems, including psychiatric wards. Because disordered grief is...

    Authors: Mirjam Sophie Rueger, Franziska Lechner-Meichsner, Lotte Kirschbaum, Silke Lubik, Sibylle C. Roll and Regina Steil
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:333
  40. Adverse childhood events (ACEs), psychopathy, and self-harming behaviours are prevalent among individuals in the forensic psychiatry system. While existing literature suggests that ACEs, self-harm, and psychop...

    Authors: Mark Mohan Kaggwa, Gary A. Chaimowitz, Bailea Erb, Heather Moulden, Sebastien Prat, Arianna Davids and Andrew T. Olagunju
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2024 24:332

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