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Helfand et al present data on urinary incontinence on 477 men taking part in the LURN study. Post-void dribbling occurred in 41% of the men with 29% reporting urge urinary incontinence. Overall 51% subjects reported urinary incontinence. Erectile dysfunction, depression and anxiety scores were also associated with urinary incontinence. Significant predictors of urinary incontinence were age, race, sleep apnea and clinical site. This important study demonstrates a higher than expected incidence of male incontinence.
Source: The Journal of Urology - Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Tags: Adult Urology Source Type: research

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Publication date: Available online 15 January 2020Source: Neuroscience &Biobehavioral ReviewsAuthor(s): Kim Fricke, Susanne VogelAbstractFRICKE, K. and S. Vogel. How interindividual differences shape approach-avoidance behavior: Relating self-report and diagnostic measures of interindividual differences to behavioral measurements of approach and avoidance. NEUROSCI BIOBEHAV REV XX(X) XXX-XXX, XXXX. -Responding to stimuli in ambiguous environments is partially governed by approach-avoidance tendencies. Imbalances in these approach-avoidance behaviors are implicated in many mental disorders including anxiety disorders, p...
Source: Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews - Category: Neuroscience Source Type: research
General surgery residents encounter frequent mistreatment by patients as well as attending physicians that leads to burnout and suicidal thoughts. This is the finding of a cross-sectional national survey of general surgery residents, which found that more than 50% of general surgery residents report some form of mistreatment (N Engl J Med. 2019;381:1741-1752). Mistreatment included […]
Source: ENT Today - Category: ENT & OMF Authors: Tags: News Online Exclusives Source Type: research
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Source: Psychology, Health and Medicine - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Source Type: research
A piece of the puzzle seems to be missing. The continued push by mental health practitioners and academics against the rising rates of suicide across the globe, through research and interventions in clinics and schools, has resulted in minimal success....
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news
This study investigates sleep patterns of fourth- and fifth-grade students using actigraphy. METHODS: The study included 257 students enrolled in a Southwestern US school district who participated in a novel sleep science curriculum duri...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news
Background: Comorbid depression and substance use disorders (SUDs) are associated with poor health and social outcomes disproportionately affecting under-resourced communities.Objectives: To test the hypothesis that a coalition approach to co...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news
This study was conducted assess the frequency of suicide attempt among the transgender population and analyse the relationship of depression and other socio-demographic factors with the suicide attempt Cross-sectional study. METHODS: Th...
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Lie-telling and secret-keeping are common behaviors during adolescence. Given the importance of honesty for building trust in positive relationships, the present study examined relations between lie-telling, secret-keeping, and relationship quality over ti...
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Source: Journal of American College Health - Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Source Type: research
Nonsuicidal Self-Injury (NSSI) and suicidality are common reasons for emergency presentations in child and adolescent psychiatry. Therefore, we focused on reasons for emergency presentations as well as specific characteristics of those presenting with NSSI or suicidality to an emergeny psychiatric service. We analyzed data from a German university hospital regarding emergency presentations during a 78 months' period. NSSI and suicidality were rated according to the Columbia Classification Algorithm of Suicide Assessment (C-CASA). Data from 546 emergency presentations was recorded, of which 347 (63.5%) presented for NSSI or...
Source: Frontiers in Psychiatry - Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research
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