Depressive Symptoms and Quality of Life in a Sample of Italian Women with a Diagnosis of Fibromyalgia: The Role of Attachment Styles
CONCLUSIONS: Our study demonstrates that, when evaluating the impact of FM on the QoL of women, it is important to consider the complexity of the variables that are at play. Insecure attachment styles and depressive symptoms seem to increase the likelihood of the psycho-social-somatic malaise in FM women.PMID:33643667 | PMC:PMC7902149 | DOI:10.1155/2021/5529032 (Source: Depression Research and Treatment)
Source: Depression Research and Treatment - March 1, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Cristina Sechi Loredana Lucarelli Laura Vismara Source Type: research

Latent Class Analysis in Depression, Including Clinical and Functional Variables: Evidence of a Complex Depressive Subtype in Primary Care in Chile
Depress Res Treat. 2021 Feb 11;2021:6629403. doi: 10.1155/2021/6629403. eCollection 2021.ABSTRACTOBJECTIVE: To establish differentiated depressive subtypes using a latent class analysis (LCA), including clinical and functional indicators in a sample of depressed patients consulted in Chilean Primary Health Care.METHODS: A LCA was performed on a sample of 297 depressed patients consulted in Chilean PHC. The Mini International Neuropsychiatric Interview, the Hamilton Depression Rating Scale, the Outcome Questionnaire -social role, and interpersonal subscales were as instruments. A regression analysis of the different subtype...
Source: Depression Research and Treatment - February 25, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Ver ónica Vitriol Alfredo Cancino Carlos Serrano Soledad Ballesteros Marcela Ormaz ábal Marcelo Leiva-Bianchi Carolina Salgado Cristian C áceres Soledad Potthoff Francisca Orellana Andrea Asenjo Source Type: research

Depression among Patients with Schizophrenia in Ethiopian Mental Health Hospital: Association with Sociodemographic and Clinical Variables: A Cross-Sectional Study
CONCLUSION: The magnitude of depression among schizophrenia was 24.9%. Being female, divorced/widowed, current substance use, and poor social support were associated with depression among patients with schizophrenia. Regular screening and prompt management of depressive symptoms among patients with schizophrenia is of particular importance to reduce the burden of the condition.PMID:33628500 | PMC:PMC7886508 | DOI:10.1155/2021/6697339 (Source: Depression Research and Treatment)
Source: Depression Research and Treatment - February 25, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Mandaras Tariku Tilahun Ali Tadesse Misgana Mohammedamin Hajure Henock Asfaw Source Type: research

Depression among Adolescents of Rural Nepal: A Community-Based Study
Depress Res Treat. 2021 Feb 4;2021:7495141. doi: 10.1155/2021/7495141. eCollection 2021.ABSTRACTThis community-based study is aimed at finding out the prevalence of depression, and its correlates among adolescents of rural Nepal. Data were collected among adolescents after multistage stratified proportionate random sampling by using the Patient Health Questionnaire (PHQ-9) to assess the depression among adolescent. Chi-square test and logistic regression model were applied. The prevalence of depression was found to be 27%. Adolescents who were not satisfied with their academic performance were 2.4 times more likely to have...
Source: Depression Research and Treatment - February 25, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Prayas Gautam Maginsh Dahal Harishchandra Ghimire Sakuntala Chapagain Kushalata Baral Rohit Acharya Sudip Khanal Anu Neupane Source Type: research