The impact on functioning of second-generation antipsychotic medication side effects for patients with schizophrenia: a worldwide, cross-sectional, web-based survey
It is well established that the different antipsychotics used for schizophrenia symptoms differ substantially in their side effects. However, relatively little is known about the impact of these side effects o... (Source: Annals of General Psychiatry)
Source: Annals of General Psychiatry - July 13, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Rajiv Tandon, William R. Lenderking, Catherine Weiss, Huda Shalhoub, Carla Dias Barbosa, Jun Chen, Mallik Greene, Stine R. Meehan, La ëtitia Bouérat Duvold, Celso Arango, Ofer Agid and David Castle Tags: Primary research Source Type: research

Prevalence of perinatal depression among Japanese women: a meta-analysis
Perinatal depression is one of the important mental illnesses among women. However, not enough reviews have been done, and a certain consensus has not been obtained about the prevalence of perinatal depression... (Source: Annals of General Psychiatry)
Source: Annals of General Psychiatry - June 26, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Keita Tokumitsu, Norio Sugawara, Kazushi Maruo, Toshihito Suzuki, Kazutaka Shimoda and Norio Yasui-Furukori Tags: Review Source Type: research

Poor sleep quality and associated factors among prisoners of the Diredawa correctional facility in eastern Ethiopia
Impaired sleep quality affects judgment, psychomotor skills, memory, decision-making, concentration, and attention. It might also contribute to the development of new physical health problems, as well as exace... (Source: Annals of General Psychiatry)
Source: Annals of General Psychiatry - June 20, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Yibeltal Getachew, Telake Azale and Mogesie Necho Tags: Primary research Source Type: research

Association between DRD2 and ANKK1 polymorphisms with the deficit syndrome in schizophrenia
The clinical course of schizophrenia varies among patients and is difficult to predict. Some patient populations present persistent negative symptoms, referred to as the deficit syndrome. Compared to relatives... (Source: Annals of General Psychiatry)
Source: Annals of General Psychiatry - June 17, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Anna Michalczyk, Justyna Pe łka-Wysiecka, Jolanta Kucharska-Mazur, Michał Wroński, Błażej Misiak and Jerzy Samochowiec Tags: Primary research Source Type: research

Attenuated relationship between salivary oxytocin levels and attention to social information in adolescents and adults with autism spectrum disorder: a comparative study
Previous research studies have assessed the relationship between attention to social information and peripheral (e.g., plasma and salivary) oxytocin (OT) levels in typically developing (TD) children and childr... (Source: Annals of General Psychiatry)
Source: Annals of General Psychiatry - June 5, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: T. Fujioka, T. X. Fujisawa, K. Inohara, Y. Okamoto, Y. Matsumura, K. J. Tsuchiya, T. Katayama, T. Munesue, A. Tomoda, Y. Wada and H. Kosaka Tags: Primary research Source Type: research

Aggressive behavior and metacognitive functions: a longitudinal study on patients with mental disorders
Metacognitive functions play a key role in understanding which psychological variables underlying the personality might lead a person with a severe mental disorder to commit violent acts against others. The ai... (Source: Annals of General Psychiatry)
Source: Annals of General Psychiatry - June 3, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Valentina Candini, Marta Ghisi, Giorgio Bianconi, Viola Bulgari, Antonino Carcione, Cesare Cavalera, Giovanni Conte, Marta Cricelli, Maria Teresa Ferla, Clarissa Ferrari, Laura Iozzino, Ambra Macis, Giuseppe Nicol ò, Alberto Stefana and Giovanni de Girol Tags: Primary research Source Type: research

Vitamin D deficiency mediates the relationship between dietary patterns and depression: a case –control study
Depression is a major contributor to disability-adjusted life years (DALY) lost in the world. Dietary patterns are widely used to investigate diet –disease relations. In the current study, the relationship betw... (Source: Annals of General Psychiatry)
Source: Annals of General Psychiatry - June 3, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Gity Sotoudeh, Firoozeh Raisi, Maryam Amini, Reza Majdzadeh, Mahdieh Hosseinzadeh, Fatemeh Khorram Rouz and Maryam Khosravi Tags: Primary research Source Type: research

Occurrence of mood disorders among educationally active older adults in Bialystok, Poland: a cross-sectional study
Mood disorders in older people are an increasingly serious health and social problem, and their prevalence increases with age. The most common mood disorders are bipolar disorder, which is the occurrence of ma... (Source: Annals of General Psychiatry)
Source: Annals of General Psychiatry - May 27, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Mateusz Cybulski, Lukasz Cybulski, Elzbieta Krajewska-Kulak, Magda Orzechowska, Urszula Cwalina and Beata Kowalewska Tags: Primary research Source Type: research

Recording of cardiovascular risk factors by general practitioners in patients with schizophrenia
Patients with schizophrenia and related disorders (SRD) are more predisposed to having cardiovascular risk factors (CVRFs) compared to the general population due to a combination of lifestyle factors and expos... (Source: Annals of General Psychiatry)
Source: Annals of General Psychiatry - May 19, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: M ª Carmen Castillejos, Carlos Martín-Pérez, Antonio García-Ruiz, Fermín Mayoral-Cleries and Berta Moreno-Küstner Tags: Primary research Source Type: research

A case report of mania with abnormal cerebral blood flow and cognitive impairment 24 years after head trauma
Mania usually occurs secondary to organic etiologies such as head trauma within a short time of the primary condition ’s onset; however, there have been a few cases reported in the literature of long time spans... (Source: Annals of General Psychiatry)
Source: Annals of General Psychiatry - May 12, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Hiroki Yoshino, Chieko Aoki, Soichiro Kitamura, Kazuhiko Yamamuro, Shohei Tanaka and Toshifumi Kishimoto Tags: Case report Source Type: research

MDMA-assisted psychotherapy for people diagnosed with treatment-resistant PTSD: what it is and what it isn ’t
PTSD is a chronic condition with high rates of comorbidity, but current treatment options are limited and not always effective. One novel approach is MDMA-assisted psychotherapy for people diagnosed with treat... (Source: Annals of General Psychiatry)
Source: Annals of General Psychiatry - May 12, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Louise Morgan Tags: Review Source Type: research

How obsessive –compulsive and bipolar disorders meet each other? An integrative gene-based enrichment approach
The novel approaches to psychiatric classification assume that disorders, contrary to what was previously thought, are not completely separate phenomena. In this regard, in addition to symptom-based criteria, ... (Source: Annals of General Psychiatry)
Source: Annals of General Psychiatry - May 9, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Sajedeh Hamidian, Abbas Pourshahbaz, Ali Bozorgmehr, Esmaeil Shahsavand Ananloo, Behrooz Dolatshahi and Mina Ohadi Tags: Review Source Type: research

The prevalence of depression among patients with tuberculosis: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Evidence has shown that the prevalence of depression is much higher among patients with tuberculosis (TB) and this, in turn, may adversely impact compliance with anti-TB medications. Therefore, this systematic... (Source: Annals of General Psychiatry)
Source: Annals of General Psychiatry - May 7, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Bereket Duko, Asres Bedaso and Getinet Ayano Tags: Review Source Type: research

The assessment of stress level, anxiety, depressive symptoms, and defense mechanisms among Polish and English medical students
Medical education is proven to be associated with a high degree of psychological stress. Different coping strategies used by students have been investigated on their efficacy. So far, studies on medical studen... (Source: Annals of General Psychiatry)
Source: Annals of General Psychiatry - May 3, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: M. Pawlaczyk, J. Siembida, K. Balaj and A. Rajewska-Rager Tags: Primary research Source Type: research

Correction to: Efficacy of the interpersonal and social rhythm therapy (IPSRT) in patients with bipolar disorder: results from a real-world, controlled trial
Following publication of the original article [1], the authors reported an error in the legend of Table 2. (Source: Annals of General Psychiatry)
Source: Annals of General Psychiatry - April 18, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Luca Steardo Jr, Mario Luciano, Gaia Sampogna, Francesca Zinno, Pasquale Saviano, Filippo Staltari, Cristina Segura Garcia, Pasquale De Fazio and Andrea Fiorillo Tags: Correction Source Type: research

Beyond diagnosis in psychiatric practice
In psychiatry, the information conveyed by diagnosis (i.e., the “type” to which the individual patient is reconducted) is in itself insufficient for therapeutic and prognostic purposes. Hence the need for a mo... (Source: Annals of General Psychiatry)
Source: Annals of General Psychiatry - April 15, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Mario Maj Tags: Review Source Type: research

Discerning undifferentiated anxiety from syndromal anxiety in acute-phase schizophrenia
Literature on anxiety in schizophrenia is confined to well-established diagnostic syndromes and the diagnostic category of unspecified anxiety disorder has not been quantitatively verified in this population. ... (Source: Annals of General Psychiatry)
Source: Annals of General Psychiatry - April 15, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Kalai Naidu, Werdie van Staden and Lizelle Fletcher Tags: Primary research Source Type: research

Prevalence and associated factors of mental disorders in the nationwide primary care population in Latvia: a cross-sectional study
Mental disorders are common amongst patients in primary care. There are no published studies on the prevalence of mental disorders in primary care patients in Latvia. The purpose of the study was to evaluate t... (Source: Annals of General Psychiatry)
Source: Annals of General Psychiatry - April 7, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Elmars Rancans, Lubova Renemane, Anda Kivite-Urtane and Douglas Ziedonis Tags: Primary research Source Type: research

Prevalence and factors associated with depression among pregnant mothers in the West Shoa zone, Ethiopia: a community-based cross-sectional study
Depression during pregnancy, the most prevalent mental health problem, can alter fetal development and has important consequences on the offspring ’s physical and mental health. Evidence suggests increasing rat... (Source: Annals of General Psychiatry)
Source: Annals of General Psychiatry - April 6, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Takele Tiki, Kefyalew Taye and Bereket Duko Tags: Primary research Source Type: research

Tardive dystonia improved with discontinuation of trazodone in an elderly schizophrenia patient: a case report
Tardive dystonia associated with antidepressant use is rare and often under-recognized. We had an experience with trazodone, which is used for delirium and insomnia prescribed in general hospital, inducing tar... (Source: Annals of General Psychiatry)
Source: Annals of General Psychiatry - April 1, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Yoshinori Kadota, Hikaru Hori, Michiko Takayama, Chikako Okabe and Naotoshi Ohara Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Oncology nurses ’ compassion fatigue, burn out and compassion satisfaction
For oncology nurses, compassion fatigue, burn out and compassion satisfactions are frequently experienced psychosocial consequences of the oncology work environment. Surveying such phenomena helps to understan... (Source: Annals of General Psychiatry)
Source: Annals of General Psychiatry - March 31, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Reem Ahmad Jarrad and Sawsan Hammad Tags: Primary research Source Type: research

Epidemiology of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children and adolescents in Africa: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is the most common neurodevelopmental disorders in childhood and adolescence, affecting 2.2 to 17.8% of all school-aged children and adolescents. ADHD in childre... (Source: Annals of General Psychiatry)
Source: Annals of General Psychiatry - March 13, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Getinet Ayano, Kalkidan Yohannes and Mebratu Abraha Tags: Review Source Type: research

Determinants of suicidal ideation among patients with mental disorders visiting psychiatry outpatient unit in Mekelle town, psychiatric clinics, Tigray, Northern Ethiopia: a case –control study
Globally, more than 450 million people suffer from a mental or behavioral disorder. Psychiatric disorder and its duration, physical illness, family history of mental illness, previous suicidal attempt, unemplo... (Source: Annals of General Psychiatry)
Source: Annals of General Psychiatry - March 12, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Abreha Tsegay, Ashenafi Damte and Adam Kiros Tags: Primary research Source Type: research

Psychosocial and clinical factors associated with depression among individuals with diabetes in Bahir Dar City Administrative, Northwest Ethiopia
In a context of the potential epidemic nature of both diabetes mellitus (DM) and depression had negative effects in cases of disability and mortality. Coexisting depression had been linked to morbidity and mor... (Source: Annals of General Psychiatry)
Source: Annals of General Psychiatry - March 11, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Teshager Woldegiorgis Abate and Haileyesus Gedamu Tags: Primary research Source Type: research

Prevalence of depression and associated factors among epileptic patients at Ilu Ababore zone hospitals, South West Ethiopia, 2017: a cross ‑sectional study
This study aimed to a... (Source: Annals of General Psychiatry)
Source: Annals of General Psychiatry - March 11, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Nigus Alemnew Engidaw, Lemi Bacha and Adamu Kenea Tags: Primary research Source Type: research

Predictors of five-year relapse rates of youths with substance abuse who underwent a family-oriented therapy program
Substance abuse among young people has become a serious public health problem for years. The risk of relapse among illicit drug use is essential for developing adequate substance reuse prevention policies. The... (Source: Annals of General Psychiatry)
Source: Annals of General Psychiatry - March 10, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Yu-Han You, Shing-Fang Lu, Chih-Pu Tsai, Mei-Yen Chen, Chin-Yin Lin, Mian-Yoon Chong, Wen-Jiun Chou, Yi-Syuan Chen and Liang-Jen Wang Tags: Primary research Source Type: research

Efficacy of the interpersonal and social rhythm therapy (IPSRT) in patients with bipolar disorder: results from a real-world, controlled trial
Bipolar disorder (BD) is one of the most burdensome mental disorders, with a lifetime prevalence of 2.4%, with a prevalence of 0.6% for bipolar type I and 0.4% for bipolar type II. Several interventions have b... (Source: Annals of General Psychiatry)
Source: Annals of General Psychiatry - March 9, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Luca Steardo Jr, Mario Luciano, Gaia Sampogna, Francesca Zinno, Pasquale Saviano, Filippo Staltari, Cristina Segura Garcia, Pasquale De Fazio and Andrea Fiorillo Tags: Primary research Source Type: research

Prevalence and risk factors for khat use among youth students in Ethiopia: systematic review and meta-analysis, 2018
Khat use is a widely spreading public health problem affecting the most economically productive population areas in Ethiopia. Khat use among students has been linked with mental, physical, social, and psycholo... (Source: Annals of General Psychiatry)
Source: Annals of General Psychiatry - March 9, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Wondale Getinet Alemu, Tadele Amare Zeleke, Wubet Worku Takele and Shegaye Shumet Mekonnen Tags: Review Source Type: research

Help-seeking intention and associated factors towards mental illness among residents of Mertule Mariam town, East Gojam Zone, Amhara Region, Ethiopia: a mixed-method study
About 76% and 85% of people in low and middle-income countries with severe mental illness did not get management because of fear of expected discrimination. Studying the intention to seek help for mental illne... (Source: Annals of General Psychiatry)
Source: Annals of General Psychiatry - February 26, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Berhanu Yeshanew, Asmare Belete and Mogesie Necho Tags: Primary research Source Type: research

Real-world approach to managing dysgeusia following the use of esketamine nasal spray: a case report
Patients with depression who are treated with esketamine nasal spray may commonly experience dysgeusia (bad/metallic/bitter taste) and related side effects such as nausea and vomiting. While pretreatment with ... (Source: Annals of General Psychiatry)
Source: Annals of General Psychiatry - February 26, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Nicholas A. Bossaller and Richard C. Shelton Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Higher dietary fat quality is associated with lower anxiety score in women: a cross-sectional study
The relationship between anxiety and dietary fat quality (DFQ) has not been well studied. The aim of this study was to investigate the relationship between anxiety disorder and fatty acids ’ intake in women. (Source: Annals of General Psychiatry)
Source: Annals of General Psychiatry - February 26, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Fatemeh Fatemi, Fereydoun Siassi, Mostafa Qorbani and Gity Sotoudeh Tags: Primary research Source Type: research

Dietary habits and psychological disorders in a large sample of Iranian adults: a population-based study
Since an association has been found between diet and psychological problems, this study aimed to evaluate the relationship between dietary habits and psychological problems among Iranian adults. (Source: Annals of General Psychiatry)
Source: Annals of General Psychiatry - February 25, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Zohreh Sadat Sangsefidi, Elnaz Lorzadeh, Mahdieh Hosseinzadeh and Masoud Mirzaei Tags: Primary research Source Type: research

Association between personal values in adolescence and mental health and well-being in adulthood: a cross-cultural study of working populations in Japan and the United States
For promoting mental health and well-being of individuals, it is important to investigate its association with personal values. However, in Eastern Asian countries, no study has yet investigated the associatio... (Source: Annals of General Psychiatry)
Source: Annals of General Psychiatry - February 11, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Kazuhiro Watanabe, Norito Kawakami and Daisuke Nishi Tags: Primary research Source Type: research

Sequential screening for depression in humanitarian emergencies: a validation study of the Patient Health Questionnaire among Syrian refugees
This study evaluated a sequential screening process for major depressive disorder (MDD) us... (Source: Annals of General Psychiatry)
Source: Annals of General Psychiatry - February 3, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Danielle N. Poole, Shirley Liao, Elysia Larson, Bethany Hedt-Gauthier, Nathaniel A. Raymond, Till B ärnighausen and Mary C. Smith Fawzi Tags: Primary research Source Type: research

Predictors of mental distress among undergraduate health science students of Hawassa University, College of Medicine and Health Sciences, Hawassa, SNNPR, Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study
Mental distress is a mental health problem which includes anxiety, depression and somatic symptoms. Mental health problems affect society as a whole and no group is immune to mental disorders; however, student... (Source: Annals of General Psychiatry)
Source: Annals of General Psychiatry - February 3, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Asres Bedaso, Bereket Duko and Tebikew Yeneabat Tags: Primary research Source Type: research

Prevalence and clinical picture of premenstrual syndrome in females from Bulgaria
Premenstrual syndrome (PMS) and its more severe form premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD) are highly prevalent conditions, but there seems to be ethnic and cultural variances in their distribution. (Source: Annals of General Psychiatry)
Source: Annals of General Psychiatry - January 15, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Petranka Chumpalova, Rossitza Iakimova, Maya Stoimenova-Popova, Daniil Aptalidis, Milena Pandova, Maria Stoyanova and Konstantinos N. Fountoulakis Tags: Primary research Source Type: research

Group reminiscence for hope and resilience in care-seekers who have attempted suicide
The rate of attempting suicide is growing due to the increasing social and economic problems and a variety of stresses taken by individuals in their lives. Helping people, boosting hope, and improving resilien... (Source: Annals of General Psychiatry)
Source: Annals of General Psychiatry - January 15, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Somayeh Hashemi-Aliabadi, Amir Jalali, Mahmoud Rahmati and Nader Salari Tags: Primary research Source Type: research

Real-world effectiveness of long-acting injections for reducing recurrent hospitalizations in patients with schizophrenia
The comparative effectiveness of antipsychotic long-acting injections (LAIs) and oral medication is not clear due to various methodological problems. (Source: Annals of General Psychiatry)
Source: Annals of General Psychiatry - January 14, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Hye Ok Kim, Gi Hyeon Seo and Boung Chul Lee Tags: Primary research Source Type: research

Gender difference in suicidal ideation and related factors among rural elderly: a cross-sectional study in Shandong, China
Suicide is a global public health problem which has significant negative influence on individuals, families and the society. The aim of this study is to investigate the prevalence of suicidal ideation and rela... (Source: Annals of General Psychiatry)
Source: Annals of General Psychiatry - January 14, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Lu Lu, Lingzhong Xu, Xiaorong Luan, Long Sun, Jiajia Li, Wenzhe Qin, Jiao Zhang, Xiang Jing, Yali Wang, Yu Xia, Yaozu Li and An ’an Jiao Tags: Primary research Source Type: research

Delusional parasitosis in dementia with Lewy bodies: a case report
Dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB) is characterized by fluctuating cognitive impairments, recurrent visual hallucinations, the motor symptoms of parkinsonism and REM sleep behavior disorder. Various neuropsychiat... (Source: Annals of General Psychiatry)
Source: Annals of General Psychiatry - December 30, 2019 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Sho Ochiai, Hiroko Sugawara, Yusuke Kajio, Hibiki Tanaka, Tomohisa Ishikawa, Ryuji Fukuhara, Tadashi Jono and Mamoru Hashimoto Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Socio-demographic and substance-related factors associated with mental distress among Wollo university students: institution-based cross-sectional study
The presence of mental distress among students affects their cognitive, emotional, physical, and interpersonal functioning. Besides, it predisposes to substance use problems and finally affects academic perfor... (Source: Annals of General Psychiatry)
Source: Annals of General Psychiatry - December 21, 2019 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Yosef Zenebe and Mogesie Necho Tags: Primary research Source Type: research

Mental health profile and its relation with parental alcohol use problems and/or the experience of abuse in a sample of Moroccan high school students: an explorative study
Studies on mental health are scarce from Arab countries, especially studies focusing on adolescents. In addition to the neurobiological and physiological changes that occur during adolescent development, psych... (Source: Annals of General Psychiatry)
Source: Annals of General Psychiatry - December 19, 2019 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Btissame Zouini, Anis Sfendla, Britt Hedman Ahlstr öm, Meftaha Senhaji and Nóra Kerekes Tags: Primary research Source Type: research

The long-term outcomes of a cohort of adolescents and adults from Greece with autism spectrum disorder
Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a neurodevelopmental disorder. Although it is a lifelong condition, treatments and services can improve a person ’s symptoms and ability to function. Research on the outcomes i... (Source: Annals of General Psychiatry)
Source: Annals of General Psychiatry - November 16, 2019 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Isaia Sevaslidou, Christina Chatzidimitriou and Grigoris Abatzoglou Tags: Primary research Source Type: research

A comparison of sexual desire in opiate-dependent men receiving methadone and buprenorphine maintenance treatment
This study aimed to ... (Source: Annals of General Psychiatry)
Source: Annals of General Psychiatry - October 22, 2019 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Anne Yee, Huai Seng Loh, Huai Heng Loh, Shahrzad Riahi, Chong Guan Ng and Ahmad Hatim bin Sulaiman Tags: Primary research Source Type: research

Randomized controlled clinical trial comparing the efficacy and tolerability of aripiprazole and sodium valproate in the treatment of Tourette syndrome
This study compared the efficacy and tolerability of sodium valproate and aripiprazole in the treatment of Tourette syndrome (TS). (Source: Annals of General Psychiatry)
Source: Annals of General Psychiatry - October 10, 2019 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Deshuang Tao, Tangwu Zhong, Shuxia Ma, Jialin Li and Xiaojie Li Tags: Primary research Source Type: research

All-cause mortality in patients with treatment-resistant depression: a cohort study in the US population
Treatment-resistant depression (TRD) may represent a substantial proportion of major depressive disorder (MDD); however, the risk of mortality in TRD is still incompletely assessed. (Source: Annals of General Psychiatry)
Source: Annals of General Psychiatry - September 30, 2019 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Gang Li, Daniel Fife, Grace Wang, John J. Sheehan, Robert Bod én, Lena Brandt, Philip Brenner, Johan Reutfors and Allitia DiBernardo Tags: Primary research Source Type: research

Alcohol consumption in Austrian physicians
Alcohol is one of the leading exogenous causes for adverse health consequences in Europe. The aim of the present study was to examine the pattern of alcohol consumption in Austrian physicians. (Source: Annals of General Psychiatry)
Source: Annals of General Psychiatry - September 24, 2019 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Edda Pjrek, Leo Silberbauer, Siegfried Kasper and Dietmar Winkler Tags: Primary research Source Type: research

Modeling human temperament and character on the basis of combined theoretical approaches
Although there are several models on the structure of human temperament, character and personality, the majority follow a single approach, providing a unilateral and overly theoretical construct which is unsui... (Source: Annals of General Psychiatry)
Source: Annals of General Psychiatry - September 17, 2019 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Konstantinos N. Fountoulakis and Xenia Gonda Tags: Primary research Source Type: research

White matter abnormalities of corpus callosum in patients with bipolar disorder and suicidal ideation
Although many studies have shown that the corpus callosum (CC) may play an important role in bipolar disorder (BD) and suicide, the pathophysiological mechanism of BD underlying suicidal behavior is still uncl... (Source: Annals of General Psychiatry)
Source: Annals of General Psychiatry - September 10, 2019 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Ran Zhang, Xiaowei Jiang, Miao Chang, Shengnan Wei, Yanqing Tang and Fei Wang Tags: Primary research Source Type: research

Postpartum depression and associated factors among mothers in Bahir Dar Town, Northwest Ethiopia
Postpartum depressive symptoms are the occurrence of major depressive episode within 4 weeks following delivery. Globally, 10% –20% of mothers suffer from depressive symptoms during their postpartum course. The... (Source: Annals of General Psychiatry)
Source: Annals of General Psychiatry - September 10, 2019 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Amsale Abebe, Getachew Tesfaw, Haregewoine Mulat, Getahun Hibdye and kalkidan Yohannes Tags: Primary research Source Type: research