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Bipolar and Related Disorders Induced by Sodium 4-Phenylbutyrate in a Male Adolescent with Bile Salt Export Pump Deficiency Disease

Vitale G, Simonetti , Pirillo M, Taruschio , Andreone P

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2016 Sep;13(5):580-582.
  • doi: 10.4306/pi.2016.13.5.580
Bile Salt Export Pump (BSEP) Deficiency disease, including Progressive Familial Intrahepatic Cholestasis type 2 (PFIC2), is a rare disease, usually leading within the first ten years to portal hypertension, liver...
Charles Bonnet Syndrome Following Trans-Sphenoidal Adenomectomy without Optic Nerve Atrophy

Park JH, Ahn JH, Park JB, Joe S

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2016 Sep;13(5):577-579.
  • doi: 10.4306/pi.2016.13.5.577
Charles Bonnet syndrome (CBS) can develop after trans-sphenoidal adenomectomy (TSA); however, the neural mechanisms remain unknown. Sensory deprivation and releasing phenomenon are both hypothetical explanations for this condition; however, there...
Considering Comorbidity in Adolescents with Social Anxiety Disorder

Garcia-Lopez LJ, Bonilla N, Muela-Martinez JA

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2016 Sep;13(5):574-576.
  • doi: 10.4306/pi.2016.13.5.574
Social anxiety disorder is a highly prevalent psychiatric disorder, with elevated comorbidity rates with other mental health disorders and may cause severe negative consequences. In adolescence, there is a lack...
The Thai Version of the Addenbrooke's Cognitive Examination III

Charernboon T, Jaisin K, Lerthattasilp T

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2016 Sep;13(5):571-573.
  • doi: 10.4306/pi.2016.13.5.571
The objective of our study was to assess the accuracy of the Thai version of the Addenbrooke's Cognitive Examination III (ACE-T). We used the ACE-T to assess 107 participants aged...
The Relationship between Personality, Sense of Efficacy, and Stress in Korean Teachers

Park S, Song YM, Ko GN, Jhung K, Ha K, Lee YR, Kim Y

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2016 Sep;13(5):566-570.
  • doi: 10.4306/pi.2016.13.5.566
Several studies have linked teachers' personality characteristics and sense of efficacy to stress. However, investigating the relationship between these three constructs in this context was limited. This study aims to...
What Does Depression Mean for Korean American Elderly?: A Qualitative Follow-Up Study

Lee-Tauler SY, Lee-Kwan S, Han H, Lee HB, Gallo JJ, Joo JH

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2016 Sep;13(5):558-565.
  • doi: 10.4306/pi.2016.13.5.558
OBJECTIVE: Korean American Elderly (KAE) have high rates of depression but underuse mental health services. The purpose of this study was to assess the meaning of depression and help seeking...
Circulating Plasma Micro RNAs in Patients with Major Depressive Disorder Treated with Antidepressants: A Pilot Study

Enatescu V, Papava I, Enatescu I, Antonescu , Anghel A, Seclaman E, Sirbu IO, Marian C

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2016 Sep;13(5):549-557.
  • doi: 10.4306/pi.2016.13.5.549
OBJECTIVE: Significant progress was made in the understanding etiopathogenic factors related to MDD, including through research on the role of micro RNAs (miRs). We investigated plasma miRs as potential markers...
Chemokine and Chemokine Receptor Polymorphisms in Bipolar Disorder

Tokac D, Tuzun E, Gulec H, Yılmaz V, Bireller E, Cakmakoglu B, Kucukali C

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2016 Sep;13(5):541-548.
  • doi: 10.4306/pi.2016.13.5.541
OBJECTIVE: Bipolar disorder (BD) is a debilitating psychiatric disease with unknown etiology. Recent studies have shown inflammation as a potential contributing factor of BD pathogenesis. However, potential associations between chemokine...
7,8-Dihydroxyflavone, a Tropomyosin-Kinase Related Receptor B Agonist, Produces Fast-Onset Antidepressant-Like Effects in Rats Exposed to Chronic Mild Stress

Chang HA, Wang YH, Tung CS, Yeh CB, Liu YP

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2016 Sep;13(5):531-540.
  • doi: 10.4306/pi.2016.13.5.531
OBJECTIVE: Brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) and its specific receptor, tropomyosin-related kinase (TrkB), play important roles in treating depression. In this experiment, we examined whether 7,8-dihydroxyflavone, a novel potent TrkB agonist,...
Decreased Plasma BDNF Levels of Patients with Somatization Disorder

Kang NI, Park JI, Kim YK, Yang JC

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2016 Sep;13(5):526-530.
  • doi: 10.4306/pi.2016.13.5.526
OBJECTIVE: Brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF), one of the most abundant and important neurotrophins, is known to be involved in the development, survival, maintenance, and plasticity of neurons in the nervous...
Brain-Derived Neurotrophic Factor Gene Val66Met Polymorphism Is a Risk Factor for Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in a Turkish Sample

Ozturk O, Basay BK, Buber A, Basay O, Alacam H, Bacanlı A, Yılmaz SG, Erdal ME, Herken H, Ercan ES

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2016 Sep;13(5):518-525.
  • doi: 10.4306/pi.2016.13.5.518
OBJECTIVE: Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a neurodevelopmental disorder that negatively affects different areas of life. We aimed to evaluate the associations between the Val66Met polymorphism of brain-derived neurotrophic factor...
Surface-Based Parameters of Brain Imaging in Male Patients with Alcohol Use Disorder

Im S, Lee SG, Lee J, Kim S, Shin CJ, Son JW, Ju G, Lee SI

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2016 Sep;13(5):511-517.
  • doi: 10.4306/pi.2016.13.5.511
OBJECTIVE: The structural alteration of brain shown in patients with alcohol use disorder (AUD) can originate from both alcohol effects and genetic or developmental processes. We compared surface-based parameters of...
Thalamic Shape and Cognitive Performance in Amnestic Mild Cognitive Impairment

Hahn C, Lee CU, Won WY, Joo SH, Lim HK

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2016 Sep;13(5):504-510.
  • doi: 10.4306/pi.2016.13.5.504
OBJECTIVE: This study aimed to investigate thalamic shape alterations and their relationships with various episodic memory impairments in subjects with amnestic mild cognitive impairment (aMCI). METHODS: We compared volumes and morphological...
Mental-Physical Comorbidity in Korean Adults: Results from a Nationwide General Population Survey in Korea

Kim JH, Chang SM, Bae JN, Cho SJ, Lee JY, Kim BS, Cho MJ

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2016 Sep;13(5):496-503.
  • doi: 10.4306/pi.2016.13.5.496
OBJECTIVE: The aims of this study were to estimate the prevalence of mental-physical comorbidity and health-threatening risk factors in subjects with mental disorders, and the risks of mental disorders in...
Social Behavioral Problems and the Health-Related Quality of Life in Children and Adolescents with Epilepsy

Choi HY, Kim SE, Lee HW, Kim EJ

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2016 Sep;13(5):488-495.
  • doi: 10.4306/pi.2016.13.5.488
OBJECTIVE: The purpose of this study was to investigate the impact of specific behavioral problems on the health-related quality of life (HRQOL) in children and adolescents with epilepsy. METHODS: Children and...
Effects of Psychiatric Symptoms on Attention in North Korean Refugees

Lee YJ, Jun JY, Park J, Kim S, Gwak AR, Lee SH, Yoo SY, Kim SJ

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2016 Sep;13(5):480-487.
  • doi: 10.4306/pi.2016.13.5.480
OBJECTIVE: We investigated the performance of North Korean refugees on attention tasks, and the relationship between that performance and psychiatric symptoms. METHODS: Sustained and divided attention was assessed using the computerized...
Gender-Specific Incidence and Predictors of Cognitive Impairment among Older Koreans: Findings from a 6-Year Prospective Cohort Study

Lyu J, Kim HY

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2016 Sep;13(5):473-479.
  • doi: 10.4306/pi.2016.13.5.473
OBJECTIVE: This study investigated gender-specific incidence and predictors of cognitive impairment among community-dwelling older adults in South Korea. METHODS: Using data from the 2006 and 2012 Korean Longitudinal Study of Ageing...

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