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International Journal of Psychiatry in Clinical Practice

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Konstantinos N Fountoulakis, Hans Jurgen Moeller, Siegfried Kasper
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
May 15, 2018: International Journal of Psychiatry in Clinical Practice
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29703117/association-between-t-182c-g1287a-polymorphism-in-net-gene-and-suicidality-in-major-depressive-disorder-in-chinese-patients
#2
Su-Xia Cao, Heng-Fen Li, Xiao-Feng Zhao, Jian-Yue Pang, Qian Liu, Guang-Rong Xie
OBJECTIVE: Previous studies have implicated norepinephrine transporter gene (NET) polymorphisms in the etiology of major depressive disorder (MDD). A functional NET T-182C polymorphism (rs2242446) in the promoter region and a synonymous polymorphisms G1287A in the exon 9 (rs5569) were associated with MDD in different populations. However, few studies have focused on the relationship between these polymorphisms and MDD patients with suicidality. The objective of the present study was to examine whether the two polymorphisms are associated with MDD patients with suicidality in the Han Chinese population...
April 27, 2018: International Journal of Psychiatry in Clinical Practice
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29557263/topiramate-mitigates-weight-gain-in-antipsychotic-treated-patients-with-schizophrenia-meta-analysis-of-randomised-controlled-trials
#3
Kah Kheng Goh, Chun-Hsin Chen, Mong-Liang Lu
OBJECTIVE: Weight gain is one of the most challenging issues in patients with schizophrenia treated with antipsychotics. Several meta-analyses have been conducted to review the efficacy of topiramate in reducing weight, however, several issues regarding the methodology had arisen of which make the results remain ambiguous. METHODS: We conducted a meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials about the use of topiramate in patients with schizophrenia for weight reduction...
March 20, 2018: International Journal of Psychiatry in Clinical Practice
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29553848/the-screen-for-cognitive-impairment-in-psychiatry-scip-is-associated-with-disease-severity-and-cognitive-complaints-in-major-depression
#4
Smadar Valérie Tourjman, Robert-Paul Juster, Scot Purdon, Emmanuel Stip, Edouard Kouassi, Stéphane Potvin
OBJECTIVE: To assess the relationship between the Screen for Cognitive Impairment in Psychiatry (SCIP) score and illness severity, subjective cognition and functioning in a cohort of major depressive disorder (MDD) patients. METHODS: Patients (n = 40) diagnosed with MDD (DSM-IV-TR) completed the SCIP, a brief neuropsychological test, and a battery of self-administered questionnaires evaluating functioning (GAF, SDS, WHODAS 2.0, EDEC, PDQ-D5). Disease severity was evaluated with the Hamilton Depression Rating Scale (HDRS) and the Clinical Global Impression (CGI)...
March 19, 2018: International Journal of Psychiatry in Clinical Practice
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29473466/editorial
#5
Siegfried Kasper
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
June 2018: International Journal of Psychiatry in Clinical Practice
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29258338/corrigendum
#6
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June 2018: International Journal of Psychiatry in Clinical Practice
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29029570/clinical-characteristics-of-poly-drug-abuse-among-heroin-dependents-and-association-with-other-psychopathology-in-compulsory-isolation-treatment-settings-in-china
#7
Mei Yang, Shu-Cai Huang, Yan-Hui Liao, Yi-Ming Deng, Hai-Yan Run, Ping-Liang Liu, Xiong-Wen Liu, Tie-Bang Liu, Shui-Yuan Xiao, Wei Hao
OBJECTIVE: To investigate clinical characteristics and associations of polydrug abuse among heroin-dependent patients in compulsory isolation settings in China. METHODS: Structured interviews were conducted in 882 heroin-dependent patients in two compulsory isolation settings in Changsha, China. Descriptive statistics were employed to report prevalence and general information of polydrug abuse among the participants. Bivariate associations were examined between polydrug abuse and variables regarding demographics, heroin use profile and psychopathology...
June 2018: International Journal of Psychiatry in Clinical Practice
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29022406/our-experience-with-syrian-refugee-patients-at-the-child-and-adolescent-psychiatry-clinic-in-gaziantep-turkey
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Mehmet Karadag, Cem Gokcen, Funda Dandil, Baran Calisgan
Reporting from Turkey's frontier with the civil war in Syria, we examined the demographic characteristics, psychiatric diagnoses and treatments for the Syrian refugee patients who have presented to Gaziantep University, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Clinic through 2016 and the first half of 2017 retrospectively, having aimed to understand the special characteristics and needs of this novel patient group. Within a year and a half, we evaluated 51 children and adolescents and 25 (51%) had come from refugee camps, where primary healthcare services are available...
June 2018: International Journal of Psychiatry in Clinical Practice
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29017377/early-maladaptive-schemas-in-patients-with-bipolar-and-unipolar-disorder
#9
Selçuk Özdin, Gökhan Sarisoy, Ahmet Rıfat Şahin, Ali Cezmi Arik, Hatice Özyıldız Güz, Ömer Böke, Aytül Karabekiroğlu
OBJECTIVE: The aim of our study is to determine the difference between the bipolar disorder, unipolar disorder and control groups in terms of maladaptive schemes and childhood trauma. METHODS: Two groups of patients under monitoring with a diagnosis of bipolar or unipolar disorder and one group of healthy controls were enrolled in this study. Each group consisted of 60 subjects. The Young Mania Rating Scale and Beck Depression Inventory were used to confirm that patients were in remission...
June 2018: International Journal of Psychiatry in Clinical Practice
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28982280/the-burden-of-constipation-in-psychiatric-hospitals
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Unax Lertxundi, Rafael Hernandez, Sonia San Miguel, Beatriz Corcostegui, Marta Prieto, Unai Gonzalez, Anunciacion Arana, Juan Medrano
OBJECTIVE: In this study, we aimed to explore the total burden of constipation in our setting by measuring aggregate laxative consumption data and hospital admissions potentially associated with complications of chronic constipation. In addition, we aimed to determine point prevalence of individual laxative use. METHODS: This study was carried out across all public psychiatric hospitals in the Basque Country. First, laxative consumption data was obtained for the period from January 2008 to October 2016...
June 2018: International Journal of Psychiatry in Clinical Practice
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28982269/d-allele-of-insertion-deletion-polymorphism-at-angiotensin-converting-enzyme-gene-is-associated-with-reduced-prevalence-and-severity-of-depression-among-chinese-adolescents-at-early-stage-after-wenchuan-earthquake
#11
Mei Fan, Ting Cao, Yue Feng, Mi Su, Jia Lin, Mao Sheng Ran, Ding Zhi Fang
OBJECTIVE: The purpose of the present study was to longitudinally investigate the association of insertion/deletion (I/D) polymorphism at angiotensin-converting enzyme gene (ACE) with depression in Chinese adolescents experiencing the 2008 Wenchuan earthquake. METHODS: Variants of ACE I/D were identified by polymerase chain reaction and verified by DNA sequencing. Depression symptoms were assessed by the Beck Depression Inventory (BDI) among high school students at 6, 12 and 18 months after the earthquake...
June 2018: International Journal of Psychiatry in Clinical Practice
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28978249/the-influence-of-coercive-measures-on-patients-stances-towards-psychiatric-institutions
#12
Juliane Mielau, Jasmin Altunbay, Anja Lehmann, Felix Bermpohl, Andreas Heinz, Christiane Montag
OBJECTIVE: To examine the impact of coercive interventions (CI) on patients' evaluations of psychiatric hospitals as adversaries versus allies. METHODS: Self-constructed interviews were conducted relating to quantitative and subjective aspects of coercion and the attitude towards psychiatry of 79 patients with psychotic and bipolar disorders. The Coercion Experience Scale (CES) and the Admission Experience Survey (AES) were used to establish the subjective impact of CI...
June 2018: International Journal of Psychiatry in Clinical Practice
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28974125/prevalence-of-depressive-symptoms-among-medical-students-taught-using-problem-based-learning-versus-traditional-methods
#13
José Aderval Aragão, Marianna Ribeiro de Menezes Freire, Lucas Guimarães Nolasco Farias, Sarah Santana Diniz, Felipe Matheus Sant'anna Aragão, Iapunira Catarina Sant'anna Aragão, Tarcisio Brandão Lima, Francisco Prado Reis
OBJECTIVE: To compare depressive symptoms among medical students taught using problem-based learning (PBL) and the traditional method. MATERIAL AND METHODS: Beck's Depression Inventory was applied to 215 medical students. The prevalence of depression was calculated as the number of individuals with depression divided by the total number in the sample from each course, with 95% confidence intervals. The statistical significance level used was 5% (p ≤ .05). RESULTS: Among the 215 students, 52...
June 2018: International Journal of Psychiatry in Clinical Practice
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28959903/the-effect-of-methylphenidate-treatment-on-suspiciousness-in-children-with-adhd-alone-or-comorbid-with-odd
#14
Pavel Golubchik, Abraham Weizman
OBJECTIVE: To assess the level of the suspiciousness in children with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and comorbid oppositional defiant disorder (ODD) in comparison to ADHD alone and the response of suspiciousness symptoms to methylphenidate (MPH) treatment. METHODS: In this open-label comparative study, children with DSM-IV-TR ADHD, aged 8-18 years, with (N = 30) or without (N = 30) ODD received MPH treatment for 12 weeks. The severity of ODD symptoms was assessed by the Kiddie-Schedule for Affective Disorders and Schizophrenia...
June 2018: International Journal of Psychiatry in Clinical Practice
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28952832/prevalence-and-pattern-of-antipsychotic-induced-movement-disorders-in-a-tertiary-care-teaching-hospital-in-india-a-cross-sectional-study
#15
Nimisha Desai, Parvati B Patel, Sandip Shah, Tejas K Patel, Saurabh N Shah, Ela Vatsala
OBJECTIVES: To assess prevalence and pattern of movement disorders among patients taking antipsychotic medications. METHODS: This cross-sectional, intensive monitoring (patient interview, case record form review and clinical examination) study was conducted in patients taking antipsychotic drugs irrespective of duration for the development of movement disorders. The psychiatrist used Modified Simpson-Angus Scale score (10-item scale), Barnes' rating scale and Abnormal Involuntary Movement Scale to diagnose parkinsonism, akathisia and tardive dyskinesia, respectively...
June 2018: International Journal of Psychiatry in Clinical Practice
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28920491/consumer-satisfaction-with-antipsychotic-medication-monitoring-appointments-the-role-of-consumer-prescriber-communication-patterns
#16
Catherine M Reich, Samantha M Hack, Elizabeth A Klingaman, Clayton H Brown, Li Juan Fang, Lisa B Dixon, Danielle R Jahn, Julie A Kreyenbuhl
OBJECTIVE: The study was designed to explore patterns of prescriber communication behaviors as they relate to consumer satisfaction among a serious mental illness sample. METHODS: Recordings from 175 antipsychotic medication-monitoring appointments between veterans with psychiatric disorders and their prescribers were coded using the Roter Interaction Analysis System (RIAS) for communication behavioral patterns. RESULTS: The frequency of prescriber communication behaviors (i...
June 2018: International Journal of Psychiatry in Clinical Practice
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28899223/triggers-for-attempted-suicide-in-istanbul-youth-with-special-reference-to-their-socio-demographic-background
#17
Türkan Akkaya-Kalayci, Nestor D Kapusta, Dietmar Winkler, Oswald D Kothgassner, Christian Popow, Zeliha Özlü-Erkilic
OBJECTIVE: Suicidal behavior of young people is a topic of utmost importance because suicide is irreversible, and should be prevented. Knowing about the psychosocial background and the triggering events could help in preventing suicidal behavior. We therefore aimed at identifying psychosocial factors that may trigger suicidal behavior in youth. METHODS: We analyzed retrospectively the standardized records of 2232 youths aged ≤25 years, who were treated after a suicide attempt at emergency units of public hospitals in Istanbul, Turkey during a period of 1 year...
June 2018: International Journal of Psychiatry in Clinical Practice
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28885070/the-nepean-belief-scale-preliminary-reliability-and-validity-in-obsessive-compulsive-disorder
#18
Vlasios Brakoulias, Vladan Starcevic, Denise Milicevic, Anthony Hannan, Kirupamani Viswasam, Christopher Brown
OBJECTIVES: To examine the psychometric characteristics of the Nepean Belief Scale (NBS), a short clinician-administered scale that assesses the characteristics and intensity of beliefs in obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD). METHODS: The NBS was administered by two clinicians to 27 subjects with OCD as part of a larger study that included a comprehensive assessment using the Yale-Brown Obsessive Compulsive Symptom Scale (Y-BOCS), the Overvalued Ideas Scale (OVIS) and the Symptom Checklist 90-Revised (SCL-90R)...
June 2018: International Journal of Psychiatry in Clinical Practice
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29355083/editorial
#19
Siegfried Kasper
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
March 2018: International Journal of Psychiatry in Clinical Practice
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28949272/correction-to-motivala-et-al-relationships-between-obsessive-compulsive-disorder-depression-and-functioning-before-and-after-exposure-and-response-prevention-therapy
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March 2018: International Journal of Psychiatry in Clinical Practice
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