Medical psychologist Kim Smolderen on mental health and heart health
Smolderen discusses the connections between mental and physical health, the prevalence of anxiety in women, and the need for improved access to care.
Authors: Parish CL, Feaster DJ, Pereyra MR, Alcaide ML, Weber KM, Cohen M, Levin S, Gustafson D, Merenstein D, Aouizerat BE, Donohue J, Webster-Cyriaque J, Wingood G, Kempf MC, Metsch LR Abstract BACKGROUND: Oral health-related quality of life (OHRQoL) is a multidimensional, perception-based measure of how oral health affects social and physical functioning and self-image. OHRQoL is important for assessing women living with HIV (WLWH) who may have unmet dental needs and experience disparities that impact dental care accessibility. METHODS: In 2016, the authors conducted an assessment of OHRQoL among a national ...
CONCLUSION: The results of this study indicate the importance of assessing attachment security and perceived expressed emotion in adolescents with anorexia nervosa and the requirement of parental inclusion in the therapeutic process during follow up for implementation of appropriate interventions. PMID: 32594476 [PubMed - in process]
Authors: Gupta AK, Mehra A, Niraula A, Kafle K, Deo SP, Singh B, Sahoo S, Grover S PMID: 32599546 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
CONCLUSIONS: VR-interventions during TAVI to assist conscious sedation are safe and feasible, even in very old and frail patients. In this small cohort, there was a significant reduction in anxiety. PMID: 32597390 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Objectives There has been increasing attention to adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) among adolescents in the U.S because ACEs may result in severe mental health issues. Although associations between ACEs and mental health have been explored, research ...
Traumatic experiences are associated with parenting behaviors later in life, placing offspring at an increased risk of ACE exposure. As depression and anxiety are among the most prevalent mental health disorders in the U.S., this study sought to examine th...
Conditions: Stress, Psychological; Stress, Physiological; Anxiety; Depression Interventions: Behavioral: Problem Management Plus for Immigrants at family settings; Behavioral: Talk program with Community Support Service Pamphlet (CSS) Sponsors: University of Massachusetts, Amherst; Vanderbilt University Not yet recruiting
Conditions: Dental Anxiety; Timing in Dentist-Patient Communication Intervention: Behavioral: Assessment scales—the Spielberger's State-Trait Anxiety Inventory, Modified Dental Anxiety Scale and a visual analog scale. Sponsors: Karadeniz Technical University; Onur Yilmaz; Pinar Sivrikaya Completed
Condition: Anxiety Disorders Interventions: Device: active tDCS; Device: sham tDCS; Behavioral: CBT-UP; Behavioral: Psychoeducation Sponsor: University of Coimbra Not yet recruiting
Conditions: COVID-19; Life Satisfaction; Anxiety; Mental Health Wellness 1; Athlete; Stress Intervention: Other: Online Survey Sponsors: Uskudar University; New York Medical College Recruiting