Stress in medical training: we need to look at our students
ABSTRACT Objective To perform a cross-cultural adaptation of the Neurophysiology of Pain Questionnaire for the Brazilian population (NPQ-BR). Methods A translation and cross-cultural adaptation study were conducted in 11 stages according to standard procedures. Descriptive and inferential statistics were performed. The internal consistency of the questionnaire was assessed using Cronbach ’ s Alpha test ( α ). Results Four translators, six experts, twenty-one patients and ten physiotherapists participated in the study. The NPQ-BR was obtained after seven versions. The expert committee adapted four out of twelve ...
Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria - December 17, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research

The potential role of scales in discriminating unipolar and bipolar depression
ABSTRACT Objective To perform a cross-cultural adaptation of the Neurophysiology of Pain Questionnaire for the Brazilian population (NPQ-BR). Methods A translation and cross-cultural adaptation study were conducted in 11 stages according to standard procedures. Descriptive and inferential statistics were performed. The internal consistency of the questionnaire was assessed using Cronbach ’ s Alpha test ( α ). Results Four translators, six experts, twenty-one patients and ten physiotherapists participated in the study. The NPQ-BR was obtained after seven versions. The expert committee adapted four out of twelve ...
Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria - December 17, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research

Cross-cultural adaptation of the Revised Neurophysiology of Pain Questionnaire into Brazilian Portuguese language
ABSTRACT Objective To perform a cross-cultural adaptation of the Neurophysiology of Pain Questionnaire for the Brazilian population (NPQ-BR). Methods A translation and cross-cultural adaptation study were conducted in 11 stages according to standard procedures. Descriptive and inferential statistics were performed. The internal consistency of the questionnaire was assessed using Cronbach ’ s Alpha test ( α ). Results Four translators, six experts, twenty-one patients and ten physiotherapists participated in the study. The NPQ-BR was obtained after seven versions. The expert committee adapted four out of twelve ...
Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria - December 17, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research

Hikikomori: review on a severe phenomenon of social withdrawal
Conclusion Hikikomori is an underdiagnosed and undertreated condition outside Japan, due to the lack of knowledge of health professionals, and for the sufferers ’ refusal to seek help. The phenomenon was not yet included as a psychiatric disorder in the classifications, what difficults the standardization and conduction of research around the world. (Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria)
Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria - December 17, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research

Screening tools for psychiatric disorders in multiple sclerosis – Systematic review and metanalysis
Conclusions The HADS (Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale), CESD (Center for Epidemiological Scale – Depression) and PHQ-9 (Patient Health Questionnaire-9) tools seem to be the most suitable for the psychiatric screening of patients with multiple sclerosis. PROSPERO registration: CRD42017082741. (Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria)
Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria - December 17, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research

The perception of mental health professionals about marijuana
Conclusions The perception of marijuana among mental health providers may vary according to their profession and work place. (Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria)
Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria - December 17, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research

Consumption of dietary substances and their association with risk of eating disorders in college students
RESUMO Objetivo Avaliar o consumo de formula ções emagrecedoras e sua possível associação com o risco de transtornos alimentares (TAs) em universitários de cursos de saúde de diversos níveis socioeconômicos. Métodos Estudo epidemiológico transversal, realizado com 276 universitários matriculados em quatro cursos da área da saúde . Para a obtenção dos dados, utilizaram-se três instrumentos autoaplicáveis: o Eating Attitudes Test (EAT-26), o Bulimic Investigatory Test of Edinburgh (BITE) e, para investi...
Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria - December 17, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research

Group cognitive behavioral therapy for female sexual dysfunction in postmenopause
Conclusion Considering the particular aspects of postmenopausal women with sexual dysfunction, we developed a cognitive behavioral group therapy protocol, with significant therapeutic potential. Though a control group was not used and that the application was done in a reduced number of participants, this protocol can be assessed and utilized in similar cases, being fit new researches to verify the applicability of such for sexual dysfunction at this stage of female development. (Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria)
Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria - December 17, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research

Association between depressive syndrome and visual complaints among elderly caregivers
Conclusions While measured aspects of care did not exert an influence on the incidence of depressive symptoms, VC associated to functional limitation and caring for elderly individuals with cognitive impairment was associated with such symptoms in the elderly caregivers.RESUMO Objetivos Determinar a s índrome depressiva em idosos cuidadores da comunidade e testar a associação entre tal síndrome, queixas visuais e aspectos dos cuidados. Métodos Este é um estudo transversal realizado com 332 idosos cuidadores. A Escala de Depressão Geriátrica (GDS-15) foi utilizada para...
Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria - December 17, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research

Clinical stability, diagnosis and catchment area: the patients of a university-based psychiatric outpatient clinic
Conclusion The major part of the patients displayed a SMD and was considered clinically stable.RESUMO Objetivo Este trabalho buscou caracterizar os pacientes atendidos no ambulat ório geral do Instituto de Psiquiatria da Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (IPUB-UFRJ) e avaliar sua estabilidade clínica. Métodos Este estudo descritivo, transversal, coletou informações utilizando um questionário estruturado preenchido pelo médico assistente. O questionário, especi ficamente desenvolvido para esse propósito, continha dados sociodemográficos, área ...
Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria - December 17, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research

New categories of bodily stress syndrome and bodily distress disorder in ICD-11
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Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria - December 17, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research

mhGAP Intervention guide for mental, neurological and substance use disorders in non-specialized health settings: version 2.0
Conclusion: Although all tested models of BSQ showed good psychometric indicators, it is worth noting that they were obtained in different samples using the EFA and without theoretical plausible justification for the construction of the factors, which may make it difficult to choose a model for clinical use. Therefore, considering the importance of preserving the theoretical concept during the development of an instrument, we suggest to researchers and clinicians who are cautious about the use of models without theoretical support. (Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria)
Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria - October 4, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research

Evaluation of the factorial structure of the Body Shape Questionnaire: exploratory or confirmatory factorial analysis?
Conclusion: Although all tested models of BSQ showed good psychometric indicators, it is worth noting that they were obtained in different samples using the EFA and without theoretical plausible justification for the construction of the factors, which may make it difficult to choose a model for clinical use. Therefore, considering the importance of preserving the theoretical concept during the development of an instrument, we suggest to researchers and clinicians who are cautious about the use of models without theoretical support. (Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria)
Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria - October 4, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research

Reasons to crack consumption relapse. Users’ perspective
Conclusions: Relapse is a common phenomenon among crack users, considering the reasons that lead to its occurrence are the same from people's daily routine, making its management very tough. Interpersonal relationship problems and the consequent frustration have been the most mentioned reasons as relapse triggers, causing a rupture in the paradigm in which the causes would be focused on the drug. The possibility that the user gets to know and recognize their emotional vulnerabilities and weaknesses could be of great help in relapse prevention.RESUMO Objetivo: O objetivo deste estudo foi levantar os motivos apontados pelos ...
Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria - October 4, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research

Burnout syndrome among intensive care unit physicians
Conclusions: The prev alence of burnout syndrome was high, being more common in women, in the adult ICU, work in more than two hospitals and attend more than ten patients per shift. (Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria)
Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria - October 4, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research

Validation of the Spiritual Well-Being Scale for hospitalized patients in the preoperative period
Conclusion The Spiritual Well-Being Scale was proved useful to evaluate the construct that is proposed when applied to hospitalized patients in the preoperative period. (Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria)
Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria - October 4, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research

Factorial structure of the Beck Depression Inventory for depression in university students
ABSTRACT Objective To explore the dimensionality of the Beck Depression Inventory (BDI) among Colombian college students. Methods A validation study was designed, involving the participation of a sample of 786 health science students (medicine, nursing, and psychology) aged between 18 and 27 (M=20.0, SD = 1.9). The participants completed the 21-item BDI. Internal consistency was calculated (Cronbach's alpha and McDonald's omega) and dimensionality was demonstrated using factorial confirmatory analysis (CFA). Results The Kaiser-Meyer-Olkin (KMO) measure of sampling adequacy was high (0.898) and the Bartlett's sphericity tes...
Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria - October 4, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research

Depressive symptoms and neurotrophin levels in ostomy patients
Conclusion: Our results suggest ostomy triggers significant depressive symptoms and alterations in neurotrophins levels in serum of peripheral blood samples collected from these patients.RESUMO Objetivo: O objetivo do presente estudo foi investigar os sintomas depressivos e altera ções nos níveis de neurotrofinas (BDNF, NGF, NT-3) e cortisol em soro de sangue periférico de pacientes ostomizados em comparação com grupo controle saudável. Métodos: Foram avaliados pacientes ostomizados (n = 29) e controles saudáveis (n = 30). Os níveis de neurotrofinas (BDN...
Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria - October 4, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research

Quality of life of former preterm adolescents
ABSTRACT Objectives: To compare the quality of life of adolescents born prematurely with very-low-birth-weight, reported by adolescents themselves and their caregivers, and analyze associated factors perceived by both. Methods: This cross-sectional study included former preterm adolescents born with gestational age
Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria - October 4, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research

Family interactions of students in bullying situations
Conclusions It was confirmed that the quality of family interactions influences the involvement of the students in bullying situations. Implications for the health area were discussed from identified risk and protection indicators. (Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria)
Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria - October 4, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research

The antisocial personality disorder in the Brazilian movies
Conclusion: The research enabled the identification of APD diagnostic criteria in the Brazilian cinema. Many scenes were able to represent the diagnosis clearly. The data proved to be sufficient in indicate the potentiality of the material as a didactic and pedagogical foundation.RESUMO Objetivo: O transtorno de personalidade antissocial (TPA) é um tema de interesse para alunos e profissionais da psiquiatria/saúde mental. O acesso aos aspectos psicopatológicos por meio de filmes é capaz de melhorar a compreensão acerca dos transtornos. Este estudo buscou avaliar a frequência do TPA ...
Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria - October 4, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research

Antisocial personality disorder, psychopathy and media
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Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria - October 4, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research

Koro syndrome associated with obsessive-compulsive disorder: clinical case and brief review
This article describes a rare case of a patient with koro ’ s syndrome secondary to obsessive-compulsive disorder. In this article we present the description of a case report and review of the literature by searching articles published in PubMed since 2000, with the keywords: “ koro syndrome ” , “ obsessive-compulsive disorder ” and “ koro-like symptoms ” . Articles prior to 2000 were also analyzed for historical considerations. A patient with koro ’ s syndrome secondary to obsessive-compulsive disorder with good response to pharmaceutical and cognitive behavioral therapy com...
Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria - May 14, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research

Internet Addiction and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD): integrative review of the literature
Conclusions There are evidences of an important association between the two identified disorders, however without conclusive results on the interaction process. In order to establish therapeutic interventions and strategies to prevent the problem, it is necessary to advance research on the definition of the diagnostic criteria of ID, prevalence rates and predictors of the problem. (Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria)
Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria - May 14, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research

Relationship between body image, attitudes towards eating disorders and nutritional status in university students in the health area
RESUMO Objetivo Avaliar a rela ção entre a insatisfação da imagem corporal, atitudes para transtornos alimentares e o estado nutricional em universitárias da área da saúde. Métodos Estudo descritivo, transversal e quantitativo com 225 universitárias matriculadas em oito cursos da área da saúde. Para obtenção dos da dos, utilizaram-se três instrumentos autoaplicáveis: o Body Shape Questionnaire (BSQ), o Eating Attitudes Test (EAT-26) e um questionário construído pelas pesquisadoras contendo os dados autorref...
Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria - May 14, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research

Factorial and construct validity of Portuguese version (Brazil) Bergen Facebook Addiction Scale
Conclusion The BFAS-BR show adequate factorial and construct validity.RESUMO Objetivo Avaliar a validade fatorial e de construto da vers ão em português brasileiro da Bergen Facebook Addiction Scale (BFAS-BR). Métodos Um questionário sociodemográfico e as versões em português brasileiro da Online Cognition Scale (OCS-BR) e da BFAS-BR foram aplicados em uma amostra de universitários de cursos de Saúde (n = 356). As evidênc ias da validade de construto foram verificadas por meio da Análise Fatorial Confirmatória. A validade discriminante foi exa...
Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria - May 14, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research

Prevalence of depression and associated factors in women covered by Family Health Strategy
Conclusion The results of this study reveal a prevalence of depression of 19.7% in women aged 20 to 59 years covered by the Family Health Strategy, pointing to the need for special care in primary health care for women with low schooling, who work, have mental illness, and do not exercise so that they can reduce suffering and promote health. It was observed a significant gap related to managing specific tools designed to screening depressive episodes in primary care. (Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria)
Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria - May 14, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research

Excessive daytime sleepiness and quality of life related to the health of university professors
RESUMO Introdu ção Problemas relacionados ao sono interferem na qualidade de vida das pessoas. Este trabalho tem o objetivo específico de analisar a influência da sonolência diurna excessiva na qualidade de vida dos docentes. Métodos Para tal pesquisa, aplicaram-se três questionários. Para avaliar a qua lidade de vida, usou-se o questionário Medical Outcomes Study 36 – Item Short – Form Health Survery. O sono foi avaliado pela escala de Epworth e as demais vari áveis foram avaliadas por um questionário semiestruturado, unificado on-line, ...
Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria - May 14, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research

The consumption of alcoholic beverages and the binge drink among Medicine graduating in a Minas Gerais University
Conclusions This paperwork has shown that the alcohol consumption among Medicine students is bigger than among the general population and the binge drink practice has high prevalence on that group. Age, not living with the family and more advanced period of the course were associated with higher alcohol consumption. Being male and not living with the family were associated with a higher risk of BPE. (Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria)
Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria - May 14, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research

Evaluation of sleep pattern in insomnia in benzodiazepine users and analysis of trazodone as a substitute medication
Conclusion Prolonged release trazodone has been shown to be a therapeutic option for chronic insomnia patients with benzodiazepines with effective withdrawal of the anxiolytic drug. There was improvement in sleep quality by questionnaire and polysomnography. More patients will be needed to determine the benefits of trazodone in this type of intervention. (Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria)
Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria - May 14, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research

Relationship between mental health and everyday cognitive failures: role of internalizing and externalizing symptoms
RESUMO Objetivo Falhas cognitivas s ão erros cometidos no dia a dia como perda de compromissos, falta de palavras ao conversar, dificuldades de memorizar o que é lido, erros de orientação, entre outros. Sintomas psiquiátricos internalizantes e externalizantes podem contribuir para a ocorrência de falhas cognitivas. O presente es tudo objetiva avaliar como sintomas internalizantes e externalizantes contribuem para a ocorrência de falhas cognitivas no dia a dia. Métodos Foram avaliados 366 voluntários utilizando o Questionário de Falhas Cognitivas (CFQ) e as...
Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria - May 14, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research

Social anxiety symptoms and body image dissatisfaction in medical students: prevalence and correlates
Conclusion SAD symptoms and BID are common and related problems that should be screened for among medical students. The identification of specific correlates could contribute to the elaboration of preventive measures, minimizing the distress and negative impact of these mental health problems on relationships and academic performance.RESUMO Objetivo O transtorno de ansiedade social (TAS) e a insatisfa ção com a imagem corporal (IIC) são problemas comuns em estudantes universitários, mas poucos estudos avaliaram estudantes de Medicina. O objetivo do estudo foi estimar a prevalência, a gravi...
Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria - May 14, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research

Test-retest reliability and concurrent validity of Autism Treatment Evaluation Checklist (ATEC)
RESUMO Os autores relatam um caso da enfermaria psiqui átrica do Hospital Geral Santa Casa de Misericórdia de Sorocaba-SP. Paciente gestante, de 19 anos, usuária crônica de maconha que apresenta náuseas e vômitos intensos não responsivos aos antieméticos, associados a dor abdominal, agitação psicomotora e hábito compulsivo de tomar banhos que ntes para alívio dos sintomas, quadro que caracteriza a SHC. Trata-se de uma síndrome rara, com efeito paradoxalmente emetogênico da maconha. É subdiagnosticada e relacionada ao uso c...
Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria - April 16, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research

Marijuana and pregnancy: cannabis hyperemesis syndrome - Case report
RESUMO Os autores relatam um caso da enfermaria psiqui átrica do Hospital Geral Santa Casa de Misericórdia de Sorocaba-SP. Paciente gestante, de 19 anos, usuária crônica de maconha que apresenta náuseas e vômitos intensos não responsivos aos antieméticos, associados a dor abdominal, agitação psicomotora e hábito compulsivo de tomar banhos que ntes para alívio dos sintomas, quadro que caracteriza a SHC. Trata-se de uma síndrome rara, com efeito paradoxalmente emetogênico da maconha. É subdiagnosticada e relacionada ao uso c...
Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria - April 16, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research

Hyponatremia associated with antidepressants: a review
Conclusions Hyponatremia is a side effect to consider in patients taking antidepressants. When maintaining the treatment is needed, the same antidepressive or other of the same class, must be avoided. Options are trazodone, bupropiom, agomelatine, mirtazapine and reboxetine, because there's only a few cases of hyponatremia with these drugs. (Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria)
Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria - April 16, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research

The visual inversion of depth perception in the schizophrenia
Conclusion There is a need for more research that collects more information in order to delimit under what conditions the visual inversion of depth occurs or not in individuals with schizophrenia. (Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria)
Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria - April 16, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research

Bipolar disorder as experience: the perspective of children
Conclusions The health team involved can help these children from management of daily issues to the early diagnosis of psychopathologies by dedicating themselves to receiving these children when their mothers come to the treatment. (Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria)
Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria - April 16, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research

Internet addiction and its correlation with behavioral problems and functional impairments – A cross-sectional study
Conclusion Our study provides evidence of a relationship between internet addiction and behavioral problems among adolescents. As this is a cross-sectional study, we consider that future research is necessary to corroborate our results.RESUMO Objetivo Avaliar a preval ência da dependência de internet entre adolescentes, assim como caracterizar comportamentos de risco nessa população em relação ao uso e à dependência de internet. Métodos Estudo transversal analítico realizado em dois colégios, um público e um particular, com 91 adolescentes de ...
Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria - April 16, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research

Suicide in Portugal: image of the country
Conclusion Mortality due to suicide continues to grow in Portugal and varies according to gender, age is highest in the Central and South regions. A strategy of follow-up and prevention in the field of social action and health care is required, with important regional variations and greater vigilance on the illegal trade in firearms and pesticides. (Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria)
Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria - April 16, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research

Orthorexia nervosa in nutrition students: association with nutritional status, body satisfaction and coursed period
RESUMO Objetivo Identificar a preval ência de comportamentos com tendência a ortorexia nervosa (ON) e suas associações com o estado nutricional, satisfação corporal e período cursado em estudantes de nutrição. Métodos Participaram do estudo 141 estudantes (com idade média de 21,5 ± 3,5 anos). A tendência à ON foi avaliad a por meio do questionário para identificação da ON (ORTO-15) e a satisfação corporal, pelo Body Shape Questionnaire. A classificação do estado nutricional foi fei...
Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria - April 16, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research

The sexual violence occurred in childhood is associated with undergraduate student's life quality
Conclusion The study showed that sexual abuse, even after many years, still has an association with inferior life quality of university students. (Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria)
Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria - April 16, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research

Prevalence of suicidal thoughts and behaviors and its association with body dissatisfaction in adolescents
Conclusions Females had higher prevalence of ideation, planning and attempt than males. Regardless of sex, age, BMI and sexual maturation, the adolescents who were dissatisfied with their body (both by thinness and by overweight) were more likely to ideation and planning the suicide, compared to those who were satisfied. Giving that these adolescents are in school age, the school can be an agent of discussion on the subject, assisting to prevent body dissatisfaction and suicidal outcomes. Other professionals who work with adolescents and relatives need to pay attention to these issues. (Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria)
Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria - April 16, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research

In memoriam, Professor Marcio Versiani
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Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria - April 16, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research

The binge eating disorder (BED) could influence the weight regain after bariatric surgery? Case report
RESUMO A cirurgia bari átrica (CB) é considerada o tratamento mais eficaz para obesidade grave em longo prazo. Apesar de estar associada à resolução ou melhora das comorbidades clínicas, um desfecho possível é o reganho de peso. Um conjunto de evidências aponta a presença do transtorno da compulsão alimentar (T CA) como um dos fatores de risco associados ao reganho de peso pós-operatório. O objetivo desta apresentação de casos clínicos é discutir o possível impacto dos episódios de compuls&ati...
Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria - November 27, 2017 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research

Body dissatisfaction, body-checking and risk behaviors for eating disorders of undergraduate students of health area
Conclusions It was concluded that there are no significant differences in body dissatisfaction, body-checking or risk behaviors for eating disorders among health area courses. We emphasize that some variables demonstrate differentiated importance in the construction of the subjects ’ body image, such as body-checking behaviors. (Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria)
Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria - November 27, 2017 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research

Adapting Brazilian Silhouette Scale for digital use
Conclusion The computer images can be used to assess body image for young people. However, it is safer to make associations with topics regarding physical activity and eating behavior, which together can help us assess body dissatisfaction. (Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria)
Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria - November 27, 2017 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research

Mortality trend due to intentionally self-inflicted injuries in Brazil from 2004 to 2014
Conclusion The results point to the increase in mortality coefficients due to intentional self-inflicted injuries in Brazil and all regions, the most vulnerable age group being 10 to 19 years old, followed by the age group of 20 to 59 years and those over 60. (Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria)
Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria - November 27, 2017 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research

Identification ofaspects associated with attempted suicide by poisoning
Conclusions These results add the importance of investigating the presence of generalized anxiety disorder as another suicide vulnerability factor. (Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria)
Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria - November 27, 2017 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research

Perception of quality of life and factors associated with scores of quality of life of students of a medical school
RESUMO Objetivo Descrever a qualidade de vida e fatores associados ao menor escore de qualidade de vida de estudantes de medicina. M étodos Estudo transversal com o questionário WHOQOL-100, incluindo alunos do 1º ao 6o ano de medicina da Universidade Federal de São Paulo. Não houve critérios de exclusão. Variáveis numéricas foram comparadas por teste t ou ANOVA e as categóricas, por qui-quadrado. Fatores associados ao menor escore global foram analisados por regressão linear, considerando-se significante p
Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria - November 27, 2017 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research

Sedentary behavior as discriminator of common mental disorders in elderly
Conclusion Sedentary behavior is a valid indicator for the identification of suspected CMD in the elderly, showing to be a risk factor that should be observed by health professionals. (Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria)
Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria - November 27, 2017 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research