Descriptive review of internet-based cognitive behavior therapy on anxiety-related problems in children under the circumstances of COVID-19
COVID-19 continues to have a global impact and has yet to converge. Behavioral restrictions in daily life are widespread, forcing changes to the behavioral patterns of people. Significant changes have also occ... (Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine)
Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine - January 10, 2022 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Kentaro Shirotsuki, Nagisa Sugaya and Mutsuhiro Nakao Tags: Review Source Type: research

Potential impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on japanese patients with eating disorders -a cross-sectional study
The COVID-19 pandemic and associated lockdown had a considerable impact on eating disorders (EDs). We evaluated the clinical features of Japanese ED patients before and after the first COVID-19 outbreak-relate... (Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine)
Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine - January 6, 2022 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Shu Takakura, Kenta Toda, Makoto Yamashita, Tomoko Kitajima, Takafumi Suematsu, Hiroaki Yokoyama, Chie Suzuyama Asou, Tomokazu Hata and Nobuyuki Sudo Tags: Research Source Type: research

A pilot randomized controlled trial of the shogi-assisted cognitive behavioral therapy (S-CBT) preventive stress management program
Shogi is a traditional board game in Japan. A preventive stress management program based on Shogi-assisted cognitive behavioral therapy (S-CBT) was applied in the Japanese municipality of Kakogawa City. The st... (Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine)
Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine - January 4, 2022 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Hirokazu Furukawa, Shota Noda, Chiho Kitashima, Manami Omine, Takumi Fukumoto, Hitomi Ono, Aya Ohara and Mutsuhiro Nakao Tags: Research Source Type: research

Correction to: The reliability and validity of the Japanese version of the daily record of severity of problems (J-DRSP) and development of a short-form version (J-DRSP (SF)) to assess symptoms of premenstrual syndrome among Japanese women
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Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine - December 31, 2021 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Yumie Ikeda, Miho Egawa, Kazuya Okamoto, Masaki Mandai, Yoshimitsu Takahashi and Takeo Nakayama Tags: Correction Source Type: research

Anorexia nervosa, conduct disorder, and the juvenile justice system: a case of applying traditional treatment modalities in a non-traditional setting
Anorexia Nervosa is highly comorbid with depressive, anxiety, and obsessive-compulsive spectrum disorders. However, it has not previously been reported as comorbid with antisocial personality traits, except wh... (Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine)
Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine - December 18, 2021 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Miriam L. Robinovitz, Gregg Joseph Montalto, Khalid I. Afzal, Stephanie Lichtor, Sandeep Palepu, Dena Oaklander, Sarah Carollo, Jonathan Tutko and Jennifer E. Wildes Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Possible role of the gut microbiota in the pathogenesis of anorexia nervosa
Anorexia nervosa (AN), an eating disorder, is characterized by extreme weight loss and fear of weight gain. Psychosocial factors are thought to play important roles in the development and progression of AN; ho... (Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine)
Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine - November 29, 2021 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Nobuyuki Sudo Tags: Review Source Type: research

Cognitive behavioral treatment for irritable bowel syndrome: a recent literature review
Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a gastrointestinal psychosomatic disorder that often develops and worsens with stress. Hence, it is important to treat it from both, its physical and mental aspects. We review... (Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine)
Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine - November 27, 2021 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Nagisa Sugaya, Kentaro Shirotsuki and Mutsuhiro Nakao Tags: Review Source Type: research

Effects of short-term existential group therapy for breast Cancer patients
Cancer patients who suffer from existential difficulties, including fear of death, isolation, or loss of human relationships, try to accept these fears by exploring the meaning of their life. In particular, ea... (Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine)
Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine - November 27, 2021 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Chizu Nakamura and Masatoshi Kawase Tags: Research Source Type: research

The effectiveness of Pictorial Representation of Illness and Self Measure (PRISM) for the assessment of the suffering and quality of interpersonal relationships of patients with chronic pain
Pictorial Representation of Illness and Self Measure (PRISM) is a tool that can be used to visualize and evaluate the burden of suffering caused by an illness. The aim of this study was to identify which aspec... (Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine)
Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine - November 20, 2021 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Mitsunao Tomioka, Masako Hosoi, Tomona Okuzawa, Kozo Anno, Rie Iwaki, Hiroshi Kawata, Chiharu Kubo and Nobuyuki Sudo Tags: Research Source Type: research

A systematic review of the effect of sleep interventions on presenteeism
Sleep problems interfere with work performance. Decreased work productivity due to health problems is defined as presenteeism. Although empirical data on the improvement of presenteeism by sleep interventions ... (Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine)
Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine - November 17, 2021 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Yuta Takano, Suguru Iwano, Shuntaro Aoki, Norihito Nakano and Yuji Sakano Tags: Review Source Type: research

Development of colonic transit time and ultrasound imaging tools as objective indicators for assessing abnormal defecation associated with food intake: a narrative review based on previous scientific knowledge
Functional gastrointestinal disorders (FGIDs) involve chronic or persistent gastrointestinal symptoms. Laboratory tests show no organic lesions, and the symptoms are due to dysfunction. The most typical FGID i... (Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine)
Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine - November 6, 2021 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Yohei Okawa Tags: Review Source Type: research

Efficacy of rikkosan for primary burning mouth syndrome: a retrospective study
Burning mouth syndrome (BMS) is a chronic condition characterized by pain in the oral cavity. Kampo medicine is a traditional Japanese medical system that has its roots partly in ancient Chinese medicine. The ... (Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine)
Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine - October 30, 2021 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Hiroyuki Hato, Ken-ichiro Sakata, Jun Sato, Takuya Asaka, Noritaka Ohga, Yutaka Yamazaki and Yoshimasa Kitagawa Tags: Short report Source Type: research

Relation between personality dimensions and symptomatology of depression in skin cancer patients
Environmental psychological factors such as mood states can modify and trigger an organic response; depressive disorder is considered a risk factor for oncological development, leading to alterations both in t... (Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine)
Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine - October 12, 2021 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: ML Ram írez-de los Santos, A López-Navarro, S Ramírez-de los Santos, JM Guzmán-Flores, AL Pereira-Suárez and EI López-Pulido Tags: Research Source Type: research

Health-related benefits and adverse events associated with yoga classes among participants that are healthy, in poor health, or with chronic diseases
Our previous study demonstrated that 42% of yoga class participants in Japan had chronic diseases requiring medication. This raises the question as to whether those with chronic diseases would benefit from pra... (Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine)
Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine - October 7, 2021 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Takakazu Oka and Battuvshin Lkhagvasuren Tags: Research Source Type: research

Cognitive –behavioral therapy for management of mental health and stress-related disorders: Recent advances in techniques and technologies
Cognitive –behavioral therapy (CBT) helps individuals to eliminate avoidant and safety-seeking behaviors that prevent self-correction of faulty beliefs, thereby facilitating stress management to reduce stress-r... (Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine)
Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine - October 3, 2021 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Mutsuhiro Nakao, Kentaro Shirotsuki and Nagisa Sugaya Tags: Review Source Type: research

Subjective cognitive impairment and presenteeism mediate the associations of rumination with subjective well-being and ill-being in Japanese adult workers from the community
In recent years, the roles of rumination, subjective cognitive impairment (SCI), and presenteeism have been emphasized in occupational mental health. However, associations between rumination, SCI, presenteeism... (Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine)
Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine - October 2, 2021 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Kuniyoshi Toyoshima, Masahiko Ichiki, Takeshi Inoue, Akiyoshi Shimura, Jiro Masuya, Yota Fujimura, Shinji Higashi and Ichiro Kusumi Tags: Research Source Type: research

Effect of handholding on heart rate variability in both patients with cancer and their family caregivers: a randomized crossover study
Many family caregivers of patients with cancer feel guilty about self-care. A meaningful relationship with patients reduces such negative feelings and functions as self-care for family caregivers. Moreover, ha... (Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine)
Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine - September 23, 2021 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Hiroko Sakuma, Hideaki Hasuo and Mikihiko Fukunaga Tags: Research Source Type: research

A case of vestibular schwannoma with oral burning sensation: surgical complication or burning mouth syndrome?
Despite improvements in surgical techniques, the removal of vestibular schwannoma is related to some complications. Recovery from surgical complications of vestibular schwannoma is often difficult and complica... (Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine)
Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine - August 23, 2021 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Takayuki Suga, Trang T.H Tu, Junichiro Sakamoto and Akira Toyofuku Tags: Case report Source Type: research

The anxious-depressive attack severity scale: development and initial validation and reliability
Anxious-depressive attack (ADA) is a symptom complex that comprises sudden intense feelings of anxiety or depression, intrusive rumination of regretful memories or future worries, emotional distress due to pai... (Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine)
Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine - July 2, 2021 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Shota Noda, Satomi Matsumoto, Naoko Kawasaki, Mina Masaki, Itaru Fukui and Hisanobu Kaiya Tags: Short report Source Type: research

A case of thyroid storm caused by Graves ’ disease misdiagnosed as panic attack due to panic disorder
In this report, we descri... (Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine)
Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine - May 27, 2021 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Manabu Yasuda, Jun Kumakura, Kiyonori Oka and Kazuhito Fukuda Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Mental health and sleep habits/problems in children aged 3 –4 years: a population study
Sleep is essential for mental health at all ages, but few studies have investigated the importance of sleep for mental health in early childhood. Therefore, this study examined the association between mental h... (Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine)
Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine - May 20, 2021 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Fumie Horiuchi, Kentaro Kawabe, Yasunori Oka, Kiwamu Nakachi, Rie Hosokawa and Shu-ichi Ueno Tags: Research Source Type: research

Prevalence of autism spectrum disorder and autistic traits in children with anorexia nervosa and avoidant/restrictive food intake disorder
Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and feeding and eating disorders (FEDs) such as anorexia nervosa (AN) are strongly linked as evidenced by frequent comorbidity and overlapping traits. However, eating and social ... (Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine)
Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine - May 17, 2021 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Takeshi Inoue, Ryoko Otani, Toshiyuki Iguchi, Ryuta Ishii, Soh Uchida, Ayumi Okada, Shinji Kitayama, Kenshi Koyanagi, Yuki Suzuki, Yuichi Suzuki, Yoshino Sumi, Shizuo Takamiya, Yasuko Tsurumaru, Shinichiro Nagamitsu, Yoshimitsu Fukai, Chikako Fujii & hell Tags: Research Source Type: research

Associations between lifestyle behaviour changes and the optimal well-being of middle-aged Japanese individuals
Psychological well-being has been associated with reduced mortality rates in both healthy and diseased populations. However, there is considerably less evidence on the effect of lifestyle behaviours on positiv... (Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine)
Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine - April 1, 2021 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Toshihiro Takao, Naoki Sumi, Yoshiyuki Yamanaka, Sohachi Fujimoto and Tomoari Kamada Tags: Research Source Type: research

A case of vestibular schwannoma mimicking burning mouth syndrome
An oral burning sensation with unidentified cause in patients with preexisting psychosocial conditions is usually diagnosed as burning mouth syndrome. However, unexpected organic lesions may be detected in rar... (Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine)
Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine - March 21, 2021 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Takayuki Suga, Miho Takenoshita, Trang T. H. Tu, Takashi Sugawara, Susumu Kirimura and Akira Toyofuku Tags: Case report Source Type: research

The reliability and validity of the Japanese version of the Daily Record of Severity of Problems (J-DRSP) and Development of a Short-Form version (J-DRSP (SF)) to assess symptoms of premenstrual syndrome among Japanese women
To assess the validity and reliability of the Japanese version of the Daily Record of Severity of Problems (J-DRSP, 24 items) for evaluating symptoms of premenstrual syndrome (PMS), and to develop a short form... (Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine)
Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine - March 18, 2021 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Yumie Ikeda, Miho Egawa, Kazuya Okamoto, Masaki Mandai, Yoshimitsu Takahashi and Takeo Nakayama Tags: Research Source Type: research

Trajectories of objectively measured physical activity and mood states in older Japanese adults: longitudinal data from the Nakanojo Study
Japan, like many developed countries, now faces fiscal problems from the escalating health-care expenditures associated with an aging population. Mental health problems such as depression contribute as much to... (Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine)
Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine - February 23, 2021 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Shuji Inada, Kazuhiro Yoshiuchi, Sungjin Park and Yukitoshi Aoyagi Tags: Short report Source Type: research

Factors influencing post-ICU psychological distress in family members of critically ill patients: a linear mixed-effects model
Adverse responses to critical illness, such as symptoms of depression, anxiety or posttraumatic stress, are relatively common among family members. The role of risk factors, however, remains insufficiently und... (Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine)
Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine - February 15, 2021 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Rahel Naef, Stefanie von Felten and Jutta Ernst Tags: Research Source Type: research

A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study to assess efficacy of mirtazapine for the treatment of diarrhea predominant irritable bowel syndrome
Ample evidence indicates the efficacy of serotonin type 3 (5-HT3) receptor antagonists in the treatment of patients with diarrhea-predominant irritable bowel syndrome (IBS-D). Mirtazapine is an atypical antidepre... (Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine)
Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine - February 3, 2021 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Alireza Khalilian, Davoud Ahmadimoghaddam, Shiva Saki, Younes Mohammadi and Maryam Mehrpooya Tags: Research Source Type: research

The psychosocial barriers to medication adherence of patients with type 2 diabetes: a qualitative study
The adherence of diabetic patients to their medication regimen is associated with many psychosocial factors that are still unknown. Therefore, the present study aims to identify the psychosocial barriers to me... (Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine)
Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine - January 18, 2021 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Firoozeh Mostafavi, Fereshteh Zamani Alavijeh, Arash Salahshouri and Behzad Mahaki Tags: Research Source Type: research

Eye gaze differences in school scenes between preschool children and adolescents with high-functioning autism spectrum disorder and those with typical development
Children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) may experience difficulty adapting to daily life in a preschool or school settings and are likely to develop psychosomatic symptoms. For a better understanding of t... (Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine)
Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine - January 18, 2021 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Yuko Ishizaki, Takahiro Higuchi, Yoshitoki Yanagimoto, Hodaka Kobayashi, Atsushi Noritake, Kae Nakamura and Kazunari Kaneko Tags: Research Source Type: research

Biopsychosocial medicine research trends: connecting clinical medicine, psychology, and public health
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Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine - December 8, 2020 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Mutsuhiro Nakao, Gen Komaki, Kazuhiro Yoshiuchi, Hans-Christian Deter and Shin Fukudo Tags: Editorial Source Type: research

The psychosocial profile of family caregivers of children with chronic diseases: a cross-sectional study
A family caregiver is defined as a person who has a significant emotional bond with the patient; this caregiver is a family member who is a part of the patient ’s family life cycle; offers emotional-expressive,... (Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine)
Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine - October 22, 2020 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Filiberto Toledano-Toledano and David Luna Tags: Research Source Type: research

Personality traits mediate the association between perceived parental bonding and well-being in adult volunteers from the community
Previous studies reported that subjective well-being in adulthood correlates with perceived parental bonding in childhood as well as personality traits. However, whether personality traits mediate the effect o... (Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine)
Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine - October 19, 2020 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Akiko Murakoshi, Nobuyuki Mitsui, Jiro Masuya, Yota Fujimura, Shinji Higashi, Ichiro Kusumi and Takeshi Inoue Tags: Research Source Type: research

Educational supportive group therapy and the quality of life of hemodialysis patients
In addition to physical, mental, and social condition, ESRD and hemodialysis affect the quality of life of patients as well. Psychotherapy and non-pharmaceutical interventions are effective measures to add mea... (Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine)
Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine - October 15, 2020 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Sajad Mansouri, Amir Jalali, Mahmoud Rahmati and Nader Salari Tags: Research Source Type: research

Personal values in adolescence and their associations with metabolic biomarkers in adulthood: a Japanese population-based study
Personal values, which are formed in early life, can have an impact on health outcome later in life. (Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine)
Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine - October 7, 2020 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Natsu Sasaki, Kazuhiro Watanabe and Norito Kawakami Tags: Research Source Type: research

Association between polypharmacy and the persistence of delirium: a retrospective cohort study
Although the association between polypharmacy and the occurrence of delirium has been well studied, the influence of polypharmacy on the persistence of delirium remains unclear. We aimed to explore the effect ... (Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine)
Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine - October 6, 2020 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Ken Kurisu, Daisuke Miyabe, Yoshiko Furukawa, Osamu Shibayama and Kazuhiro Yoshiuchi Tags: Research Source Type: research

Higher galectin-3 levels are independently associated with lower anxiety in patients with risk factors for heart failure
Galectin-3 promotes the proliferation of neural progenitor cells and is engaged in cell-cell adhesion, cell-matrix interactions, and macrophage activation. In addition, in patients with heart failure this carb... (Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine)
Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine - October 2, 2020 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Monika Sadlonova, Thomas Meyer, Lutz Binder, Rolf Wachter, Frank Edelmann and Christoph Herrmann-Lingen Tags: Research Source Type: research

Shitsu-taikan-sho (alexisomia): a historical review and its clinical importance
“Shitsu-taikan-sho” is a clinical concept that refers to characteristics of having difficulty in the awareness and expression of somatic feelings or sensations. This concept was first proposed in 1979 by Dr. Y... (Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine)
Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine - September 26, 2020 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Takakazu Oka Tags: Review Source Type: research

The prognosis and prevention measures for mental health in COVID-19 patients: through the experience of SARS
Due to the high pathogenicity and mortality, the COVID-19 disaster caused global panic and anxiety. At present, diagnosis and treatment are of great concern. As time progresses, however, the sequelae caused by... (Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine)
Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine - September 22, 2020 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Guo Heng Mo, Zi Xuan Wang, Xiao Si Chen and Qunguang Jiang Tags: Review Source Type: research

Affective agnosia: a core affective processing deficit in the alexithymia spectrum
Affective agnosia, an impairment in knowing how one feels emotionally, has been described as an extreme deficit in the experience and expression of emotion that may confer heightened risk for adverse medical o... (Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine)
Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine - September 4, 2020 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Richard D. Lane, Mark Solms, Karen L. Weihs, Alex Hishaw and Ryan Smith Tags: Review Source Type: research

Alexithymia 3.0: reimagining alexithymia from a medical perspective
This article provides a new perspective on why that may be true and offers a fresh appr... (Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine)
Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine - September 4, 2020 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Richard D. Lane Tags: Commentary Source Type: research

Development of a new Japanese version of the Clinical Impairment Assessment Questionnaire
The Clinical Impairment Assessment questionnaire (CIA) is used to measure the severity of psychosocial impairment in patients with eating disorders. The purpose of the present study was to develop a new Japane... (Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine)
Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine - August 31, 2020 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Takeshi Horie, Maiko Hiraide, Shu Takakura, Tomokazu Hata, Nobuyuki Sudo and Kazuhiro Yoshiuchi Tags: Research Source Type: research

Correction to: Very long chain fatty acids are an important marker of nutritional status in patients with anorexia nervosa: a case control study
An amendment to this paper has been published and can be accessed via the original article. (Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine)
Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine - August 12, 2020 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Miki Shimizu, Keisuke Kawai, Makoto Yamashita, Masayasu Shoji, Shu Takakura, Tomokazu Hata, Megumi Nakashima, Keita Tatsushima, Kazunari Tanaka and Nobuyuki Sudo Tags: Correction Source Type: research

The association of depression, loneliness and internet addiction levels in patients with acne vulgaris
Acne vulgaris is a very common skin disorder that has negative effects on the mood, self image and social relations of the patients. We want to evaluate the effects of acne vulgaris and its severity on depress... (Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine)
Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine - August 5, 2020 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Co şkun Öztekin and Aynure Öztekin Tags: Research Source Type: research

Reliability and validity of the Japanese translation of the Eating Disorders Quality of Life (ED-QOL) scale for Japanese healthy female university undergraduate students and patients with eating disorders
The Eating Disorder Quality of Life (ED-QOL) scale is a 25-item self-report measure that assesses health-related quality of life (HRQoL) of eating-disorder patients. Although the ED-QOL is one of the most wide... (Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine)
Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine - July 31, 2020 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Ryo Yoneda, Makoto Otani, Maiko Hiraide, Takeshi Horie, Tomoyo Mitsui, Toshiyuki Yoshida, Gen Komaki and Kazuhiro Yoshiuchi Tags: Research Source Type: research

The accuracy of delirium assessment by cardiologists treating heart failure inpatients: a single center retrospective survey
Patients with heart failure (HF) accompanied by delirium are at risk of rehospitalization and death, thus early detection and appropriate treatment is imperative. Palliative care for patients with HF is an imp... (Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine)
Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine - July 29, 2020 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Anna Hayashi, Sayaka Kobayashi, Kentaro Matsui, Rie Akaho and Katsuji Nishimura Tags: Research Source Type: research

Very long chain fatty acids are an important marker of nutritional status in patients with anorexia nervosa: a case control study
Anorexia nervosa (AN) is a disease resulting in extreme weight loss. It is caused by multiple factors, including psychosocial, environmental, and genetic factors. A genetic abnormality affecting lipid metaboli... (Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine)
Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine - July 17, 2020 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Miki Shimizu, Keisuke Kawai, Makoto Yamashita, Masayasu Shoji, Shu Takakura, Tomokazu Hata, Megumi Nakashima, Keita Tatsushima, Kazunari Tanaka and Nobuyuki Sudo Tags: Research Source Type: research

Effect of relaxation therapy on benzodiazepine use in patients with medically unexplained symptoms
The change in the benzodiazepine (BZD) use of patients with medically unexplained symptoms (MUS) following the application of relaxation therapy were examined. (Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine)
Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine - July 9, 2020 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Kazuaki Hashimoto, Takeaki Takeuchi, Akiko Koyama, Miki Hiiragi, Shunsuke Suka and Masahiro Hashizume Tags: Research Source Type: research

Physical activity and disability in patients with noncardiac chest pain: a longitudinal cohort study
Noncardiac chest pain (NCCP) is one of the leading reasons for emergency department visits and significantly limits patients ’ daily functioning. The protective effect of physical activity has been established ... (Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine)
Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine - June 30, 2020 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Joanne Castonguay, St éphane Turcotte, Richard P Fleet, Patrick M Archambault, Clermont E Dionne, Isabelle Denis and Guillaume Foldes-Busque Tags: Research Source Type: research

The effects of usual Care in Psychosocial Intervention Trials of patients with coronary artery disease: a systematic review
Many intervention studies of coronary artery disease (CAD) have found health benefits for patients in the “treatment as usual” (TAU) group like in the specific psychotherapy group. In this pilot study, we want... (Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine)
Source: BioPsychoSocial Medicine - May 12, 2020 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Hans-Christian Deter and Kristina Orth-Gom ér Tags: Review Source Type: research