Correction to: Mental health status among family members of health care workers in Ningbo, China, during the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) outbreak: a cross-sectional study
An amendment to this paper has been published and can be accessed via the original article. (Source: BMC Psychiatry)
Source: BMC Psychiatry - January 25, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Yuchen Ying, Liemin Ruan, Fanqian Kong, Binbin Zhu, Yunxin Ji and Zhongze Lou Tags: Correction Source Type: research

A modified version of the mental health literacy scale (MHLS) in Iranian people
The risk rate for the lifetime prevalence of any mental disorder is calculated as 50%, and the prevalence of mental disorders has an increasing trend. So, this study aimed to evaluate the Mental Health Literac... (Source: BMC Psychiatry)
Source: BMC Psychiatry - January 23, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Mahbobeh Nejatian, Hadi Tehrani, Vahideh Momeniyan and Alireza Jafari Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Body mass index and mild cognitive impairment among rural older adults in China: the moderating roles of gender and age
This study aimed to investigate gender and age as moderators in association between ... (Source: BMC Psychiatry)
Source: BMC Psychiatry - January 23, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Yemin Yuan, Jie Li, Nan Zhang, Peipei Fu, Zhengyue Jing, Caiting Yu, Dan Zhao, Wenting Hao and Chengchao Zhou Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Considerations about the implementation of an autism screening program in Iran from the viewpoints of professionals and parents: a qualitative study
The aims of this study were to explore to explore the viewpoints of parents of children with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) and professionals regarding the implementation of screening programs for ASD, to exp... (Source: BMC Psychiatry)
Source: BMC Psychiatry - January 23, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Hassan Shahrokhi, Akbar Ghiasi, Kamal Gholipour, Leila Mehdizadeh Fanid, Hamid Reza Shamekhi and Shabnam Iezadi Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Correction to: Prevalence of problematic smartphone usage and associated mental health outcomes amongst children and young people: a systematic review, meta-analysis and GRADE of the evidence
An amendment to this paper has been published and can be accessed via the original article. (Source: BMC Psychiatry)
Source: BMC Psychiatry - January 22, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Sei Yon Sohn, Philippa Rees, Bethany Wildridge, Nicola J. Kalk and Ben Carter Tags: Correction Source Type: research

Case report: delayed response after electroconvulsive therapy in a patient with major depressive disorder
Major depressive disorder and associated mood syndromes are amongst the most common psychiatric disorders. To date, electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) is considered the most effective short-term treatment for pat... (Source: BMC Psychiatry)
Source: BMC Psychiatry - January 21, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Fangyue Chen, Emad Sidhom, Sharon Yang, Eladia Ruiz-Mendoza and Julius Essem Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Risky sexual behavior and its associated factors among patients with severe mental disorder in University of Gondar Comprehensive Specialized Hospital, 2018
People with severe mental disorders are more likely to engage in high-risk sexual behaviors. As a result of these high-risk behaviors, they might contract sexually transmitted infections and become pregnant un... (Source: BMC Psychiatry)
Source: BMC Psychiatry - January 21, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Daniel Ayelegne Gebeyehu and Missaye Mulatie Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Surgical experience for patients with serious mental illness: a qualitative study
People with serious mental illness (SMI) have significantly worse surgical outcomes compared to the general population. There are many contributing factors to this complex issue, however consideration of the s... (Source: BMC Psychiatry)
Source: BMC Psychiatry - January 20, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Kate E. McBride, Michael J. Solomon, Tim Lambert, Sarah O ’Shannassy, Catherine Yates, Jemima Isbester and Nick Glozier Tags: Research article Source Type: research

The lifetime prevalence and impact of generalized anxiety disorders in an epidemiologic Italian National Survey carried out by clinicians by means of semi-structured interviews
Generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) is one of the most reported diagnoses in psychiatry, but there is some discrepancy between the cases identified in community studies and those identified in tertiary care. Th... (Source: BMC Psychiatry)
Source: BMC Psychiatry - January 20, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Antonio Preti, Roberto Demontis, Giulia Cossu, Goce Kalcev, Federico Cabras, Maria Francesca Moro, Ferdinando Romano, Matteo Balestrieri, Filippo Caraci, Liliana Dell ’Osso, Guido Di Sciascio, Filippo Drago, Maria Carolina Hardoy, Rita Roncone, Carlo Fa Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Temperament and character of patients with alcohol toxicity during COVID − 19 pandemic
Corona virus epidemic may be acts as a stressor or trauma that affects both physical health and mental health. People exhibited various reactive behaviors to confront with this stressful situation. In Iran, on... (Source: BMC Psychiatry)
Source: BMC Psychiatry - January 20, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Ali Reza Estedlal, Arash Mani, Hossein Molavi Vardanjani, Mahsa Kamali, Leila Zarei, Seyed Taghi Heydari and Kamran Bagheri Lankarani Tags: Research article Source Type: research

The impact of video gaming on cognitive functioning of people with schizophrenia (GAME-S): study protocol of a randomised controlled trial
Video gaming is a promising intervention for cognitive and social impairment in patients with schizophrenia. A number of gaming interventions have been evaluated in small-scale studies with various patient gro... (Source: BMC Psychiatry)
Source: BMC Psychiatry - January 18, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Maritta V älimäki, Min Yang, Yuen Ting Joyce Lam, Tella Lantta, Matias Palva, Satu Palva, Benjamin Yee, Siu Hung Yip, Kin-sun Dan Yu, Hing Chiu Charles Chang, Po Yee Ivy Cheng and Daniel Bressington Tags: Study protocol Source Type: research

Mental health planning at a very early stage of the COVID-19 crisis: a systematic review of online international strategies and recommendations
Mental health care systems have been dramatically affected by COVID-19. Containment measures have been imposed, with negative consequences on population mental health. Therefore, an increase in both symptomato... (Source: BMC Psychiatry)
Source: BMC Psychiatry - January 15, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Nerea Almeda, Carlos Garc ía-Alonso and Luis Salvador-Carulla Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Correction to: Violence rate dropped during a shift to individualized patient-oriented care in a high security forensic psychiatric ward
An amendment to this paper has been published and can be accessed via the original article. (Source: BMC Psychiatry)
Source: BMC Psychiatry - January 15, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Ragnar Urheim, Tom Palmstierna, Knut Rypdal, Rolf Gjestad, Mette Senneseth and Arnstein Mykletun Tags: Correction Source Type: research

Lasting effects of residential mobility during childhood on psychopathology among Chinese University students
This study investigated associations between number and age of first move... (Source: BMC Psychiatry)
Source: BMC Psychiatry - January 15, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Yingzhe Zhang, Jeremy Coid, Xiang Liu, Yamin Zhang, Huan Sun, Xiaojing Li, Wanjie Tang, Qiang Wang, Wei Deng, Liansheng Zhao, Xiaohong Ma, Yajing Meng, Mingli Li, Huiyao Wang, Ting Chen, Qiuyue Lv & hellip; Tags: Research article Source Type: research

One year follow-up and mediation in cognitive behavioral therapy and acceptance and commitment therapy for adult depression
Existing therapies for depression are effective, but many patients fail to recover or relapse. To improve care for patients, more research into the effectiveness and working mechanisms of treatments is needed.... (Source: BMC Psychiatry)
Source: BMC Psychiatry - January 14, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Jacqueline G. L. A-Tjak, Nexhmedin Morina, Maurice Topper and Paul M. G. Emmelkamp Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Sleep disturbances in obsessive-compulsive disorder: influence of depression symptoms and trait anxiety
Sleep disturbances have been reported in obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) patients, with heterogeneous results. The aim of our study was to assess sleep function in OCD and to investigate the relationship b... (Source: BMC Psychiatry)
Source: BMC Psychiatry - January 14, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Cinto Segal às, Javier Labad, Neus Salvat-Pujol, Eva Real, Pino Alonso, Sara Bertolín, Susana Jiménez-Murcia, Carles Soriano-Mas, Carmen Monasterio, José M. Menchón and Virginia Soria Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Person-centered, non-pharmacological intervention in reducing psychotropic medications use among residents with dementia in Australian rural aged care homes
High rates of psychotropic medications are prescribed in aged care homes despite their limited effectiveness and associated adverse effects. We aim to evaluate the changes in prescription patterns for elderly ... (Source: BMC Psychiatry)
Source: BMC Psychiatry - January 13, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Daya Ram Parajuli, Abraham Kuot, Mohammad Hamiduzzaman, Justin Gladman and Vivian Isaac Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Daily functioning and symptom factors contributing to attitudes toward antipsychotic treatment and treatment adherence in outpatients with schizophrenia spectrum disorders
This study investigated how schizophrenia core symptoms and daily functioning affect treatment... (Source: BMC Psychiatry)
Source: BMC Psychiatry - January 13, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: J. Leijala, O. Kampman, J. Suvisaari and S. Eskelinen Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Metacognitive training: a useful complement to community-based rehabilitation for schizophrenia patients in China
The traditional general practitioner-based model (community-based rehabilitation [CBR]) for Chinese schizophrenia patients lacks sufficient content, usefulness, and theoretical basis for rehabilitation. Based ... (Source: BMC Psychiatry)
Source: BMC Psychiatry - January 13, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Qi Chen, Yueyun Sang, Lifang Ren, Jinping Wu, Yajun Chen, Menglei Zheng, Guolin Bian and Hanying Sun Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Test –retest reliability and convergent validity of the test of nonverbal intelligence-fourth edition in patients with schizophrenia
Fluid intelligence deficits affect executive functioning and social behaviors in patients with schizophrenia. To help clinicians manage fluid intelligence deficits, a psychometrically sound measure is needed. ... (Source: BMC Psychiatry)
Source: BMC Psychiatry - January 13, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Kuan-Wei Chen, Ya-Chen Lee, Tzu-Ying Yu, Li-Jung Cheng, Chien-Yu Chao and Ching-Lin Hsieh Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Identifying response and predictive biomarkers for Transcranial magnetic stimulation outcomes: protocol and rationale for a mechanistic study of functional neuroimaging and behavioral biomarkers in veterans with Pharmacoresistant depression
Although repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation ( ‘TMS’) is becoming a gold standard treatment for pharmacoresistant depression, we lack neural target biomarkers for identifying who is most likely to resp... (Source: BMC Psychiatry)
Source: BMC Psychiatry - January 13, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Leanne M. Williams, John T. Coman, Patrick C. Stetz, Nicole C. Walker, F. Andrew Kozel, Mark S. George, Jong Yoon, Laura M. Hack, Michelle R. Madore, Kelvin O. Lim, Noah S. Philip and Paul E. Holtzheimer Tags: Study protocol Source Type: research

Characteristics and outcomes of children with dissociative (conversion) disorders in western China: a retrospective study
Dissociative (conversion) disorder in children is a complex biopsychosocial disorder with high rates of medical and psychiatric comorbidities. We sought to identify the characteristics and outcomes of children... (Source: BMC Psychiatry)
Source: BMC Psychiatry - January 12, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Zhixu Fang, Yuhang Li, Lingling Xie, Min Cheng, Jiannan Ma, Tingsong Li, Xiujuan Li and Li Jiang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Serum lithium test requesting across three UK regions: an evaluation of adherence to monitoring guidelines
Bipolar disorder is the fourth most common mental health condition, affecting ~  1% of UK adults. Lithium is an effective treatment for prevention of relapse and hospital admission, and is widely recommended as... (Source: BMC Psychiatry)
Source: BMC Psychiatry - January 12, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Ceri Parfitt, Christopher J. Duff, Jonathan Scargill, Lewis Green, David Holland, Adrian H. Heald and Anthony A. Fryer Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Depression, risk factors, and coping strategies in the context of social dislocations resulting from the second wave of COVID-19 in Japan
Social dislocations resulting from coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic have been prolonged, which has led to general population social suppression. The present study aimed to reveal risk factors assoc... (Source: BMC Psychiatry)
Source: BMC Psychiatry - January 12, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Yuko Fukase, Kanako Ichikura, Hanako Murase and Hirokuni Tagaya Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Mental health problems and social supports in the COVID-19 healthcare workers: a Chinese explanatory study
Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) has spread rapidly in China and other overseas areas, which has aroused widespread concern. The sharp increase in the number of patients has led to great psychological press... (Source: BMC Psychiatry)
Source: BMC Psychiatry - January 12, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Xue-Hui Fang, Li Wu, Lun-Shan Lu, Xiao-Hong Kan, Hua Wang, Yan-Jun Xiong, Dong-Chun Ma and Guo-Cui Wu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Unemployment rate, opioids misuse and other substance abuse: quasi-experimental evidence from treatment admissions data
The relationship between economic conditions and substance abuse is unclear, with few studies reporting drug-specific substance abuse. The present study examined the association between economic conditions and... (Source: BMC Psychiatry)
Source: BMC Psychiatry - January 10, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Sunday Azagba, Lingpeng Shan, Fares Qeadan and Mark Wolfson Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Systematic content analysis of patient evaluations of START NOW psychotherapy reveals practical strategies for improving the treatment of opioid use disorder
Clinical trials provide consistent evidence for buprenorphine ’s efficacy in treating opioid use disorder (OUD). While the Drug Addiction Treatment Act of 2000 requires physicians to combine medication-assisted... (Source: BMC Psychiatry)
Source: BMC Psychiatry - January 10, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Albert Yi-Que Truong, Brian Fabian Saway, Malek H. Bouzaher, Mustafa Nawroz Rasheed, Sanaz Monjazeb, Soleille Dorothy Everest, Susan Linda Giampalmo, David Hartman, Cheryl Hartman, Anita S. Kablinger and Robert L. Trestman Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Predicting diagnostic outcome in adult autism spectrum disorder using the autism diagnostic observation schedule, second edition
The Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule, Second Edition (ADOS-2) module four assessment for diagnosing autism spectrum disorder in adults has shown good sensitivity and specificity in research settings. (Source: BMC Psychiatry)
Source: BMC Psychiatry - January 10, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Marios Adamou, Sarah L. Jones and Stephanie Wetherhill Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Verification of using virtual reality to evaluate deficiencies in cognitive function among patients with schizophrenia in the remission stage: a cross-sectional study
Schizophrenia is associated with widespread cognitive impairment. The MATRICS Consensus Cognitive Battery (MCCB) is most frequently used to assess cognitive function. However, the MCCB test is time consuming f... (Source: BMC Psychiatry)
Source: BMC Psychiatry - January 9, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Bochao Huang, Shangda Li, Bing Sun, Hailong lyu, Weijuan Xu, Jianping Jiao, Fen Pan, Jianbo Hu, Jinkai Chen, Yaping Chen, Manli Huang and Yi Xu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Psychological distress among Italians during the 2019 coronavirus disease (COVID-19) quarantine
Quarantine as a preventive action to reduce people ’s exposure to a contagious disease has substantial psychological impact. We aimed to collect information on psychologically distressing experiences of Italian... (Source: BMC Psychiatry)
Source: BMC Psychiatry - January 8, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Maurizio Bonati, Rita Campi, Michele Zanetti, Massimo Cartabia, Francesca Scarpellini, Antonio Clavenna and Giulia Segre Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Psychological reactions and insomnia in adults with mental health disorders during the COVID-19 outbreak
The 2019 coronavirus disease (COVID-19) has disrupted millions of lives and commerce. We investigated psychological reactions and insomnia during the COVID-19 outbreak in adults with mental health disorders (M... (Source: BMC Psychiatry)
Source: BMC Psychiatry - January 8, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Qimeng Sun, Qingsong Qin, Maria Basta, Baixin Chen and Yun Li Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Core components and strategies for suicide and risk management protocols in mental health research: a scoping review
Suicide and risk management protocols in mental health research aim to ensure patient safety, provide vital information on how to assess suicidal ideation, manage risk, and respond to unexpected and expected s... (Source: BMC Psychiatry)
Source: BMC Psychiatry - January 7, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Katye Stevens, Vivetha Thambinathan, Elisa Hollenberg, Fiona Inglis, Andrew Johnson, Andrea Levinson, Soha Salman, Leah Cardinale, Brian Lo, Jenny Shi, David Wiljer, Daphne J. Korczak and Kristin Cleverley Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Clinical features and neuropsychiatric comorbidities in pediatric patients with tic disorders: a retrospective chart review study from South Korea
In this study, we aimed ... (Source: BMC Psychiatry)
Source: BMC Psychiatry - January 7, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Eu Gene Park and Young-Hoon Kim Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Effects of sources of social support and resilience on the mental health of different age groups during the COVID-19 pandemic
A pandemic is a very stressful event, especially for highly vulnerable people (e.g., older adults). The purpose of the current study was to investigate the main and interactive relationships of social support ... (Source: BMC Psychiatry)
Source: BMC Psychiatry - January 7, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Fugui Li, Sihui Luo, Weiqi Mu, Yanmei Li, Liyuan Ye, Xueying Zheng, Bing Xu, Yu Ding, Ping Ling, Mingjie Zhou and Xuefeng Chen Tags: Research article Source Type: research

A cross-sectional study on the association of serum uric acid levels with depressive and anxiety symptoms in people with epilepsy
High serum uric acid (SUA) levels may provide protection against depression and anxiety through its defensive role in oxidative damage. The aim of this study was to test the hypothesis of the independent assoc... (Source: BMC Psychiatry)
Source: BMC Psychiatry - January 7, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Rui Zhong, Qingling Chen, Mengmeng Li, Nan Li, Chaojia Chu, Jing Li, Xinyue Zhang and Weihong Lin Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Trajectories of maternal depressive symptoms and offspring ’s risk behavior in early adolescence: data from the 2004 Pelotas birth cohort study
This longitudinal study explored the relationship between trajectories of maternal depressive symptoms and offspring ’s risk behavior in adolescence contributing to an extremely scarce literature about the impa... (Source: BMC Psychiatry)
Source: BMC Psychiatry - January 7, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Ana Beatriz Bozzini, Jessica Mayumi Maruyama, Tiago N. Munhoz, Alu ísio J. D. Barros, Fernando C. Barros, Iná S. Santos and Alicia Matijasevich Tags: Research article Source Type: research

The effects of social comparison and depressive mood on adolescent social decision-making
Based on social comparison theory, two experiments were conducted to explore the effects of depression and social comparison on adolescents, using the ultimatum game (UG). (Source: BMC Psychiatry)
Source: BMC Psychiatry - January 5, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Yixin Hu, Mengmeng Zhou, Yunru Shao, Jing Wei, Zhenying Li, Shike Xu, Phil Maguire and Dawei Wang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Study protocol of a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, multi-center trial to treat antipsychotic-induced weight gain: the Metformin-Lifestyle in antipsychotic users (MELIA) trial
Antipsychotic-induced Weight Gain (AiWG) is a debilitating and common adverse effect of antipsychotics. AiWG negatively impacts life expectancy, quality of life, treatment adherence, likelihood of developing t... (Source: BMC Psychiatry)
Source: BMC Psychiatry - January 5, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Nini de Boer, Sinan Guloksuz, Caroline van Baal, Leonie Willebrands, Jeroen Deenik, Christiaan H. Vinkers, Inge Winter-van Rossum, Janneke Zinkstok, Ingeborg Wilting, Jasper B. Zantvoord, Frank Backx, Wilma E. Swildens, Marieke Schouw, Jan Bogers, Folkwin Tags: Study protocol Source Type: research

Genetic susceptibility of opioid receptor genes polymorphism to drug addiction: A candidate-gene association study
In this study, three opioid genes (OPRM1, OPRD1, and OPRK1) were examined for an association with drug addicti... (Source: BMC Psychiatry)
Source: BMC Psychiatry - January 5, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Laith N. AL-Eitan, Doaa M. Rababa ’h and Mansour A. Alghamdi Tags: Research Article Source Type: research

Psychometric properties of the Norwegian version of the Patient Health Questionnaire-9 (PHQ-9) in a large female sample of adults with and without eating disorders
Internationally, the Patient Health Questionnaire-9 (PHQ-9) is commonly used to assess the frequency and severity of depressive symptoms. However, psychometric properties of the Norwegian version of the PHQ-9 ... (Source: BMC Psychiatry)
Source: BMC Psychiatry - January 5, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Line Wisting, Sverre Urnes Johnson, Cynthia M. Bulik, Ole A. Andreassen, Øyvind Rø and Lasse Bang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Family achievements in struggling with schizophrenia: life experiences in a qualitative content analysis study in Iran
The challenges of living with and taking care of a patient with schizophrenia can lead to positive changes depending on the experiences and reactions of family caregivers. Such changes may directly affect the ... (Source: BMC Psychiatry)
Source: BMC Psychiatry - January 5, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Fatemeh Darban, Roghayeh Mehdipour- Rabori, Jamileh Farokhzadian, Esmat Nouhi and Sakineh Sabzevari Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Development and psychometric testing of nursing students ’ perceptions of clinical stressors scale: an instrument design study
This study aimed to develop a Nursing Students ’ Perceptions of Cl... (Source: BMC Psychiatry)
Source: BMC Psychiatry - January 2, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Foozieh Rafati, Hamid Sharif Nia, Zohreh Khoshnood and Kelly-Ann Allen Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Mental disorder and PTSD in Syria during wartime: a nationwide crisis
This study evaluates the... (Source: BMC Psychiatry)
Source: BMC Psychiatry - January 2, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Ameer Kakaje, Ragheed Al Zohbi, Osama Hosam Aldeen, Leen Makki, Ayham Alyousbashi and Mhd Bahaa Aldin Alhaffar Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Encountering suicide in primary healthcare rehabilitation: the experiences of physiotherapists
Suicide is a serious public health issue and one of the most common causes of death globally. Suicide has long-lasting impact on personal, relational, community and societal levels. Research has shown that pat... (Source: BMC Psychiatry)
Source: BMC Psychiatry - December 29, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Åse Lundin and Anna Bergenheim Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Correction to: Safety and efficacy of guanfacine extended-release in adults with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: an open-label, long-term, phase 3 extension study
An amendment to this paper has been published and can be accessed via the original article. (Source: BMC Psychiatry)
Source: BMC Psychiatry - December 22, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Akira Iwanami, Kazuhiko Saito, Masakazu Fujiwara, Daiki Okutsu and Hironobu Ichikawa Tags: Correction Source Type: research

Psychological disturbances of survivors throughout COVID-19 crisis: a qualitative study
In addition to physical problems, patients with COVID-19 suffer from considerable stress throughout the disease crisis. It is important to address mental health needs and not to ignore the psychological dimens... (Source: BMC Psychiatry)
Source: BMC Psychiatry - December 17, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Yaser Moradi, Farzin Mollazadeh, Parivash Karimi, Keyvan Hosseingholipour and Rahim Baghaei Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Conduct disorder and somatic health in children: a nationwide genetically sensitive study
Conduct disorder (CD), a serious behavioral and emotional disorder in childhood and adolescence, characterized by disruptive behavior and breaking societal rules. Studies have explored the overlap of CD with n... (Source: BMC Psychiatry)
Source: BMC Psychiatry - December 17, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: N óra Kerekes, Btissame Zouini, Emma Karlsson, Emma Cederholm, Paul Lichtenstein, Henrik Anckarsäter and Maria Råstam Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Psychiatry during the Covid-19 pandemic: a survey on mental health departments in Italy
To date, very few nationwide studies addressing the way in which mental health services are addressing the current pandemics have been published. The present paper reports data obtained from a survey relating ... (Source: BMC Psychiatry)
Source: BMC Psychiatry - December 16, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Bernardo Carpiniello, Massimo Tusconi, Enrico Zanalda, Guido Di Sciascio and Massimo Di Giannantonio Tags: Research article Source Type: research

A randomized controlled trial on the comparative effectiveness of mindfulness-based cognitive therapy and health qigong-based cognitive therapy among Chinese people with depression and anxiety disorders
The goal of this study was to investigate treatment outcome and related intervention processes of mindfulness-based cognitive therapy versus health qigong-based cognitive therapy versus waitlist control among ... (Source: BMC Psychiatry)
Source: BMC Psychiatry - December 14, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Sunny H. W. Chan, Wendy W. K. Chan, June Y. W. Chao and Phyllis K. L. Chan Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Depression treatment in Germany – using claims data to compare a collaborative mental health care program to the general practitioner program and usual care in terms of guideline adherence and need-oriented access to psychotherapy
Societies strive for fast-delivered, evidence-based and need-oriented depression treatment within budget constraints. To explore potential improvements, selective contracts can be implemented. Here, we evaluat... (Source: BMC Psychiatry)
Source: BMC Psychiatry - December 14, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Alexander Engels, Hans-Helmut K önig, Julia Luise Magaard, Martin Härter, Sabine Hawighorst-Knapstein, Ariane Chaudhuri and Christian Brettschneider Tags: Research article Source Type: research