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In Reply Although we agree with Wisner and Yonkers that our findings can potentially be explained by residual confounding by indication, we have performed several additional sensitivity analyses to validate our results. First, the impact of the diseases for which benzodiazepines are prescribed was addressed in the main analysis where statistical adjustments were made for the diagnoses of the 2 main indications (mood and anxiety disorders and insomnia) and documented proxies of these diseases (concomitant exposure to antidepressants and/or antipsychotics, psychiatrist visits, comorbidities, and emergency department visits and/or hospitalizations in the year before pregnancy). Second, additional sensitivity analyses were performed restricting the study population to pregnant women with history of mood and anxiety disorders, where incident benzodiazepine use during early pregnancy was associated with an even higher risk of spontaneous abortion (adjusted odds ratio [aOR], 2.85; P  
Source: JAMA Psychiatry - Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research

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Source: Psychiatry Investigation - Category: Psychiatry Tags: Psychiatry Investig Source Type: research
Authors: Chung S, Cho SW, Jo MW, Youn S, Lee J, Sim CS Abstract OBJECTIVE: The aim of this study was to estimate the progress of insomnia prevalence and incidence over the past several years. Also, this study compared survival rates between individuals with and without insomnia. METHODS: The National Health Insurance Service-National Sample Cohort (NHIS-NSC) from 2002-2013 was used for this study. Prevalent cases of insomnia were defined using ICD-10 codes F51.0 or G47.0, or a prescription of sedatives. Cox's proportional hazard analysis was conducted to compare survival rates between insomnia patients and peop...
Source: Psychiatry Investigation - Category: Psychiatry Tags: Psychiatry Investig Source Type: research
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Source: Psychiatry Investigation - Category: Psychiatry Tags: Psychiatry Investig Source Type: research
CONCLUSION: Lung function abnormalities, psychological impairment and reduced exercise capacity were common in SARS and MERS survivors. Clinicians should anticipate and investigate similar long-term outcomes in COVID-19 survivors. PMID: 32449782 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine - Category: Rehabilitation Tags: J Rehabil Med Source Type: research
A new study looking at hundreds of LGBTQ youth who died by suicide finds that many were bullied before their death, adding to a growing body of evidence showing how bullying can result in deadly consequences.
Source: CNN.com - Health - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Publication date: Available online 25 May 2020Source: Brain, Behavior, and ImmunityAuthor(s): Fangping Chen, Dan Zheng, Jing Liu, Yi Gong, Zhizhong Guan, Didong Lou
Source: Brain, Behavior, and Immunity - Category: Neurology Source Type: research
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Authors: Filipčić I, Šimunović Filipčić I, Sučić S, Milovac Ž, Gereš N, Matić K, Čelić-Ružić M, Zečević Penić S, Orgulan I, Požgaj V, Bajić Ž Abstract Accelerated repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) protocols are being increasingly studied because of their potential to provide quicker and enhanced treatment efficacy. However, there is a lack of accelerated deep TMS with H1-coil (adTMS) treatment research. This randomized pilot study investigated the efficacy and safety of adTMS protocols. Twenty-eight TRD patients received 20-min sessions twice daily for 10 or 15&nbs...
Source: European Archives of Psychiatry and Clinical Neuroscience - Category: Psychiatry Tags: Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci Source Type: research
This study aimed to explore how adolescents in Indonesia (a populous and rapidly developing country) conceptualise mental health and what they identify as important determinants. Eight focus group discussions (FGDs) were conducted with 86 Indonesian adolescents (aged 16-18 years), sampled from schools and community settings from Jakarta and South Sulawesi. FGDs were recorded, transcribed, translated and thematically analysed. Mental health was recognised as a significant concern by adolescents in Indonesia. Good mental health was conceptualised as emotional wellbeing and happiness. By contrast, poor mental health was predo...
Source: Asian Journal of Psychiatry - Category: Psychiatry Tags: Asian J Psychiatr Source Type: research
ConclusionThe LAT endotype is common among veterans with PTSD. An improved understanding of how insomnia in this population affects CPAP utilization would be instrumental in designing targeted therapy to improve sleep quality.
Source: Sleep and Breathing - Category: Respiratory Medicine Source Type: research
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