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  1. The predictive and protective effect of hardiness on mental health remains unclear among shift workers on non-24-h working schedules. The present study aimed to investigate the independent and joint trajectori...

    Authors: Zhihao Tu, Fei Tian, Jingwen He, Chuan Wang, Jianquan Tian and Xinghua Shen
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:934
  2. People with a mental health condition experience a high prevalence of chronic disease risk behaviours e.g., tobacco smoking and physical inactivity. Recommended ‘preventive care’ to address these risks is infr...

    Authors: Caitlin Fehily, Belinda Jackson, Vibeke Hansen, Tegan Stettaford, Kate Bartlem, Richard Clancy and Jenny Bowman
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:933
  3. Despite the high clinical relevance of the perfectionism construct as a transdiagnostic contributor to different mental health symptoms, and the recent burgeoning of research in this area across cultures in th...

    Authors: Feten Fekih-Romdhane, Radoslaw Rogoza, Rabih Hallit, Diana Malaeb, Fouad Sakr, Mariam Dabbous, Toni Sawma, Sahar Obeid and Souheil Hallit
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:932
  4. Loneliness is detrimental to mental health, with university students at higher risk of feeling lonely than other population groups. The mental health of college students is a hot topic at present. Despite nume...

    Authors: Zheng Qiu-Qiang, Li Bo-Lin, Yang Wei-Wei, Zhu Yu and Zhang Qi-Zhe
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:930
  5. Considering the role of fear of childbirth (FOC) in the enhancement of unnecessary cesarean sections (CS), the present study aimed at evaluating the effect of Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and haptonomy o...

    Authors: Zahra Alivand, Roghaiyeh Nourizadeh, Sevil Hakimi, Khalil Esmaeilpour and Esmat Mehrabi
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:929
  6. Suicide continues to pose a significant global public health challenge and ranks as one of the leading causes of death worldwide. Given the prevalence of suicide risk in the community, there is a significant l...

    Authors: Esteban Encina-Zúñiga, Demián Rodante, Martín Agrest, Thamara Tapia-Munoz, Isidora Vidal-Zamora, Sara Ardila-Gómez, Rubén Alvarado, Eduardo A Leiderman and Nicola Reavley
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:928
  7. Irritability, an increased proneness to anger, is a primary reason youth present for psychiatric care. While initial evidence supports the efficacy of exposure-based cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) for yout...

    Authors: Lana Ruvolo Grasser, Trinity Erjo, Matthew S. Goodwin, Reut Naim, Ramaris E. German, Jamell White, Lisa Cullins, Wan-Ling Tseng, Joel Stoddard and Melissa A. Brotman
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:926
  8. Delirium occurs frequently in critically ill children and has been reported in many countries, but delirium is not well-characterized in China. The aim of this study was to represent the incidence of delirium ...

    Authors: Lei Lei, Yi Li, Huilin Xu, Qin Zhang, Jiacai Wu, Shoujv Zhao, Xiaochao Zhang, Min Xu and Shuai Zhang
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:925
  9. Population and aging are major contributing factors influencing the increase in substance use disorder (SUD), which in itself affects mental health, particularly anxiety and depression. Cognitive behavioral th...

    Authors: Seyed Mohammad Amin Alavi, Reza Davasaz Irani, Payam Fattahi and Sirus Pakseresht
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:924
  10. The coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic continues to affect the mental health of college students in the post-epidemic era. We assessed the status and related factors of college students who are vulne...

    Authors: Jinghong Huang and Xiaojun Liu
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:923
  11. The severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) can invade both the peripheral and central nervous systems and impact the function of the brain. Therefore, it is necessary to evaluate the mutu...

    Authors: Fei Chen, Hongbao Cao, Ancha Baranova, Qian Zhao and Fuquan Zhang
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:922
  12. Globally, Internet is a recognized form of leisure, but there are growing apprehensions about the increasing number of individuals developing an addiction to it. Recent research has focused on social issues as...

    Authors: Yuqiong Zhu, Haihan Chen, Junda Li, Xian Mei and Wenjuan Wang
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:921
  13. Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is the most prevalent neuropsychiatric disorder in the world. Currently, the diagnosis is based mainly on interviews, resulting in uncertainties in the clinical ...

    Authors: Peik Gustafsson, Katarina Kjell, Maurizio Cundari, Martin Larsson, Jenny Edbladh, Guy Madison, Olga Kazakova and Anders Rasmussen
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:920
  14. Individual placement and support (IPS) is an evidence-based practice (EBP) designed to help people with severe mental illness re-enter the labour market. Implementing an IPS program within a new context (e.g.,...

    Authors: Amanda Kwan, Stephany Berinstein, Jonathan Morris and Skye Barbic
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:919
  15. Emergency departments are important points of intervention, to reduce the risk of further self-harm and suicide. A national programme to standardise the management of people presenting to the emergency departm...

    Authors: G Cully, P Corcoran, D Gunnell, SS Chang, B McElroy, S O’Connell, E Arensman, IJ Perry and E Griffin
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:917
  16. Parents whom adolescents disclose sexual abuse face both a personal traumatic experience, and the need to support their child who is going through a grueling period and needs them. Many quantitative studies ex...

    Authors: Philippe Mauny, Sélim Benjamin Guessoum, Marie Rose Moro, Rahmeth Radjack and Émilie Carretier
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:916
  17. Smartphone addiction is prevalent among college students, and there is a concern that the COVID-19 pandemic may bring an increased prevalence of smartphone addiction due to constant online classes and repeat q...

    Authors: Jie Liu, Xingfeng Yu, Lingna Kong and Xiaobo Zhou
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:915
  18. Patients with Alzheimer’s disease (AD) often exhibit neuropsychiatric symptoms (NPS), particularly delusions. Previous studies have shown an association between white matter hyperintensities (WMH) and specific...

    Authors: Wei Fan, Shaolun Ma, Ziqi Wang, Yuanyuan Han, Xiaowei Liu, Rui Gu and Qingyan Cai
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:914
  19. In Canada, ensuring public safety, and the safety and well-being of accused individuals under the jurisdiction of the provincial review board are very important. While previous studies have reported a signific...

    Authors: Mark Mohan Kaggwa, Gary Andrew Chaimowitz, Bailea Erb, Sébastien Prat, Arianna Davids, Heather Moulden, Amara Robbins, John Bradford, Mini Mamak and Andrew Toyin Olagunju
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:913
  20. The 11th revision of the World Health Organization’s International Classification of Diseases (ICD-11) includes a new disorder, complex posttraumatic stress disorder (CPTSD), the diagnostic applicability of wh...

    Authors: Luxi Yang, Chenguang Wei and Yiming Liang
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:911
  21. Previous studies have shown that being employed is associated not only with patients’ health but also with the outcome of their treatment for severe mental illness. This study examined what influence employmen...

    Authors: Ard J. van Oosten, Kasper van Mens, Roland W. B. Blonk, Alex Burdorf and Bea Tiemens
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:910
  22. Lifestyle factors such as smoking, alcohol use, suboptimal diet, and inadequate physical activity have been associated with increased risk of cardiovascular diseases. There are limited data on these risk facto...

    Authors: Edith Kwobah, Nastassja Koen, Ann Mwangi, Lukoye Atwoli and Dan J. Stein
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:909

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  23. Complicated grief (CG) resulting from poor adaptation to the death of a close person may have been related with the presence of other mental health problems in older adults in Peru during the COVID-19 pandemic...

    Authors: Stefan Escobar-Agreda, Zoila Romero Albino, Pavel J. Contreras and María Sofía Cuba-Fuentes
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:908
  24. Patients’ attitudes toward medication have been shown to be a predictor of nonadherence to antipsychotic treatment. However, most previous studies that explored this relationship used a cross-sectional design....

    Authors: Nan Dai, Bingjie Huang, Tianqi Gao, Yue Zheng, Chuan Shi, Chengcheng Pu and Xin Yu
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:907
  25. Mindfulness may serve as a component of metacognitive beliefs and can also be viewed as a form of time perspective. The interplay between time perspective and metacognitive beliefs remains understudied. Both a...

    Authors: Abdallah Chahine, Christian-Joseph El Zouki, Mariam Mhanna, Souheil Hallit and Sahar Obeid
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:906
  26. This 4-year follow-up study was conducted to evaluate the predictive effects of prepandemic individual and environmental factors on problematic smartphone use (PSU) among young adult lesbian, gay, and bisexual...

    Authors: Mei-Feng Huang, Yu-Ping Chang, Wen-Jiun Chou and Cheng-Fang Yen
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:905
  27. Suicide is a pressing matter for the military. Not only does it pose a health risk, but suicide also compromises operational readiness. Despite provision of suicide prevention clinical best practices, the Depa...

    Authors: Justin C. Baker, Shawna Grover, Laura H. Gunn, Cindy Charles, Heather Rikli, Michael J. Franks, Lauren R. Khazem, Sean Williams, Ennio Ammendola, Cherita Washington, Marquita Bennette, Austin Starkey, Kelly Schnecke, Shannon Cain, Craig J. Bryan and Robert J. Cramer
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:904
  28. The Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale (HADS) is commonly used to measure anxiety and depression, but the number of studies validating psychometric properties in older adults are limited. To our knowledge, ...

    Authors: Heidi Emly Sivertsen, Anne-Sofie Helvik, Linda Gjøra and Gørill Haugan
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:903
  29. Over the past three years, the COVID-19 pandemic has brought an overwhelming impact on Chinas hospital system and health care workers, which can lead to post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptoms. Previous r...

    Authors: Huan Liu, Ningying Zhou, Zhiqing Zhou, Xiubin Tao, Yan Kong and Ming Zhang
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:902
  30. Dysfunctional attitudes, which are characterized by distorted self-cognitions, were considered to be linked to personality traits. It was found that certain personality traits may predict dysfunctional attitud...

    Authors: Jin Liu, Mengqi Zhang, Yumeng Ju, Mi Wang, Yanjun Chen, Jinrong Sun, Xiaowen Lu, Qiangli Dong, Liang Zhang, Ping Wan, Hua Guo, Futao Zhao, Mei Liao, Yan Zhang, Bangshan Liu and Lingjiang Li
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:901
  31. The doctor-patient relationship (DPR) plays a crucial role in the Chinese healthcare system, functioning to improve medical quality and reduce medical costs. This study examined the psychometric properties of ...

    Authors: Jianhua Du, Yufei Wang, Aoxue Wu, Yinan Jiang, Yanping Duan, Wenqi Geng, Lin Wan, Jiarui Li, Jiaojiao Hu, Jing Jiang, Lili Shi and Jing Wei
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:900
  32. Abnormalities in brain magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) have been reported in drug-naive and chronic patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD). The Fazekas scale is a method used to categorize and grad...

    Authors: Olga Bayar Kapıcı, Yaşar Kapıcı and Atilla Tekin
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:899
  33. This study aims to explore the psychological characteristics, related emotional problems and potential NIR brain function mechanism of adolescents who refuse to attend school.

    Authors: Gaizhi Li, Ying Niu, Xiumei Liang, Elissar Andari, Zhifen Liu and Ke-Rang Zhang
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:898
  34. Specifiers for a major depressive disorder (MDE) are supposed to reduce diagnostic heterogeneity. However, recent literature challenges the idea that the atypical and melancholic specifiers identify more homog...

    Authors: John F. Buss, Ashley L. Watts and Lorenzo Lorenzo-Luaces
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:897
  35. Loneliness has become a significant public health problem and should be addressed with more research over a broader period. This study investigates the variations in the prevalence of loneliness among a nation...

    Authors: Nayan Parlikar, Kirsti Kvaløy, Linn Beate Strand, Geir Arild Espnes and Unni Karin Moksnes
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:895
  36. Alcohol use disorder (AUD) has a negative impact on one’s health and wastes a lot of societal resources since it damages one’s brain tissue. Yet the knowledge of the neural mechanisms underlying alcohol addict...

    Authors: Xia Ruan, Zhiyan Song, Jie Zhang, Tingting Yu, Jun Chen and Tiantian Zhou
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:894
  37. Traumatic brain injury (TBI) resulting from a forceful impact to the head can cause severe functional disabilities, with cognitive impairment being a major hindrance to patients' return to daily life. Encourag...

    Authors: Meysam Rahmani-Katigari, Fatemeh Mohammadian and Leila Shahmoradi
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:893
  38. Amnestic mild cognitive impairment (aMCI) is considered a prodromal phase of Alzheimer’s disease (AD). However, little is known about the neuropsychological characteristic at pre-MCI stage. This study aimed to...

    Authors: Xiaoqian Bao, Wei Li, Yuanyuan Liu, Xia Li, Ling Yue and Shifu Xiao
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:892
  39. Depression and anxiety are frequently coexisted mental illness. The lack of solid objective diagnostic criteria has led to a high rate of suicide. The brain-gut axis bridges the gastrointestinal system with ne...

    Authors: Baichuan Li, Anjiao Peng, Danxuan Yang, Na Yang, Xia Zhao, Peimin Feng, Zhenlei Wang and Lei Chen
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:891
  40. For better disease management and improved prognosis, early identification of co-morbid depression in diabetic patients is warranted. the WHO-5 well-being index (WHO-5) has been used to screen for depression i...

    Authors: Jianhua Du, Yinan Jiang, Cathy Lloyd, Norman Sartorius, Jie Ren, Weigang Zhao, Jing Wei and Xia Hong
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:890
  41. This study aimed to evaluate the prevalence of anxiety and depressive symptoms among quarantined college students at school in Shanghai 2022 lockdown during the COVID-19 pandemic and investigate the associatio...

    Authors: Tingting Qiao, Dingwei Gao, Gaixia Lu, Wanwan Yi and Zhongwei Lv
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:889
  42. Despite numerous national depression care guidelines (DCGs), suboptimal antidepressant treatment may occur. We examined DCG concordance and depression treatment outcomes in psychiatric settings.

    Authors: Johanna von Knorring, Ilya Baryshnikov, Pekka Jylhä, Tiina Talaslahti, Martti Heikkinen and Erkki Isometsä
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:888
  43. There is a complex relationship between social anxiety and sleep quality. However, network analysis studies of associations between social anxiety and sleep quality are lacking, particularly among patients wit...

    Authors: Chunyan He, Yang He, Tianqi Yang, Chao Wu, Yawei Lin, Jiaran Yan, Wei Chang, Fenxia Chang, Yameng Wang, Shengjun Wu and Baohua Cao
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:887
  44. Adolescence is a key time for the development of depression symptoms and the diet quality may be associated with mental health conditions. The present study examined the association between depression and qual...

    Authors: Sara Beigrezaei, Zahra Darabi, Ian G. Davies, Mohsen Mazidi, Majid Ghayour-Mobarhan and Sayyed Saeid Khayyatzadeh
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:886
  45. The Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) is a mental health disorder that affects millions of people worldwide. It is characterized by persistent feelings of sadness, hopelessness, and a loss of interest in activit...

    Authors: Claudia Savia Guerrera, Giuseppe Alessio Platania, Francesco Maria Boccaccio, Pierfrancesco Sarti, Simone Varrasi, Chiara Colliva, Margherita Grasso, Simona De Vivo, Davide Cavallaro, Fabio Tascedda, Concetta Pirrone, Filippo Drago, Santo Di Nuovo, Johanna M. C. Blom, Filippo Caraci and Sabrina Castellano
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:885
  46. Local humanitarian workers in low and middle-income countries must often contend with potentially morally injurious situations, often with limited resources. This creates barriers to providing sustainable ment...

    Authors: Ruth Wells, Ceren Acarturk, Muhammad Kamruzzaman Mozumder, Gülşah Kurt, Louis Klein, Salah Addin Lekkeh, Ammar Beetar, Sabiha Jahan, Fatema Almeamari, Md. Omar Faruk, Michael McGrath, Syeda Fatema Alam, Mustafa Alokoud, Ranak Dewan, Ahmed El Vecih, Hafsa El-Dardery…
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:884

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