Prevalence and factors associated with depressive and anxiety symptoms among Palestinian medical students

This study was conducted to determine pre...
Source: BMC Psychiatry - Category: Psychiatry Authors: Tags: Research article Source Type: research

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Conclusions: The findings highlight an enhanced risk of alcohol and substance use among individuals with severe depression and/or anxiety symptoms above what is seen among individuals with less severe symptomatology. In addition, this study shows a unique risk posed by the presence of depression on substance use. This study offers a framework for future studies to examine the causal mechanisms explaining the connection between psychiatric symptoms and alcohol/substance use. PMID: 32657223 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Journal of Dual Diagnosis - Category: Addiction Tags: J Dual Diagn Source Type: research
CONCLUSIONS: In adults over 18 years of age, the quality of life after surgical repair or percutaneous device closure of ASD improved significantly. Compared with surgical repair via median sternotomy, percutaneous device closure has a more significant effect on the improvement in some aspects of people's quality of life. PMID: 32654541 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Journal of Investigative Surgery - Category: Surgery Tags: J Invest Surg Source Type: research
This study aime...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news
The objective of this study was to evaluate the relationship of shoulder-related and pre-existing diagnosis of depression or anxiety with changes...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news
The two providers have signed a new MOU to cross-refer patients who need specialty treatments for depression, anxiety and other behavioral-health conditions.
Source: Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - Category: Biotechnology Authors: Source Type: news
(University of Cincinnati) " There may be more central nervous system penetration of the virus than we think based on the prevalence of olfaction-associated depressed mood and anxiety and this really opens up doors for future investigations to look at how the virus may interact with the central nervous system, " explains Ahmad Sedaghat, MD, PhD.
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news
Conclusions: Despite medical students’ knowledge of disease control and prevention, their lives were greatly affected by social distancing, especially in the Wuhan epicenter. Even well-informed students needed psychological support during these extraordinarily stressful times.
Source: International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health - Category: Environmental Health Authors: Tags: Article Source Type: research
AbstractAims and objectives of this study is to know the different psychiatric disorders in patients complaining tinnitus. Subjects are selected from the patients visiting to the ENT opd. 100 patients are selected for the study. They were given to fill the tinnitus handicap inventory in Hindi. Anxiety is the most common psychological disorder in the tinnitus patients. Other psychological disorders are insomnia, personality disorder, depression, psychosis, body concept disorder.
Source: Indian Journal of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery - Category: ENT & OMF Source Type: research
Source: Neurological Sciences - Category: Neurology Source Type: research
AbstractPurpose of ReviewDepression and anxiety substantially contribute to interictal disability in patients with epilepsy (PWE). This review summarizes current studies that shed light on mechanisms of comorbidity.Recent FindingsMounting epidemiological data implicate shared risk factors for anxiety/depression and seizure propensity, but these remain largely elusive and probably vary by epilepsy type. Within PWE, these symptoms appear to be associated with unique genetic, neuropathological, and connectivity profiles. Temporal lobe epilepsy has received enormous emphasis particularly in preclinical studies of comorbidity, ...
Source: Current Neurology and Neuroscience Reports - Category: Neuroscience Source Type: research
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