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Erratum: Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Symptoms and Posttraumatic Growth Following Indirect Trauma from the Sewol Ferry Disaster, 2014

Wong A, Lee HS, Lee HP, Choi YK, Lee JH

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2018 Jul;15(7):744-744.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2017.12.03.e1
In the original publication, reference number 20 was incorrect.
Erratum: Effects of Uric Acid on the Alterations of White Matter Connectivity in Patients with Major Depression

Sohn H, Kwon MS, Lee SW, Oh J, Kim MK, Lee SH, Lee KS, Kim B

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2018 Jul;15(7):743-743.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2017.12.17.e1
The authors discovered that the p-value for group difference in sex (male/female) in Table 1 was incorrect. And the authors described unclearly whether the p-value for the sex distribution was obtained...
Psychiatric Consultations at an Emergency Department in a Metropolitan University Hospital in Northern Japan

Shiraishi , Ishii T, Kigawa Y, Tayama M, Inoue K, Narita K, Tateno M, Kawanishi

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2018 Jul;15(7):739-742.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2018.04.04
Many patients with mental disorders visit emergency departments (EDs). However, the majority of these patients do not receive psychiatric assessment. In the present study, we investigated the detailed proportion of...
196G/A of the Brain-Derived Neurotrophic Factor Gene Polymorphisms Predicts Suicidal Behavior in Schizophrenia Patients

Kim EJ, Kim YK

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2018 Jul;15(7):733-738.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2018.02.27
OBJECTIVE: Brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) has possible neurobiologic impact on etiology of schizophrenia. We hypothesized that the specific allele or the genotype such as two single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) ,...
Decreased IL-1ra and NCAM-1/CD56 Serum Levels in Unmedicated Patients with Schizophrenia Before and After Antipsychotic Treatment

Chu CS, Li DJ, Chu CL, Wu CC, Lu T

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2018 Jul;15(7):727-732.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2017.11.10
OBJECTIVE: Schizophrenia (SZ) has been associated with the inflammatory-related and immunological pathogenesis. This study investigates the aberration of cytokines in patients with SZ. METHODS: Thirty patients with SZ without antipsychotic treatment...
Electroconvulsive Seizure Alters the Expression and Daily Oscillation of Circadian Genes in the Rat Frontal Cortex

Kim SH, Park HG, Jeong SH, Kang UG, Ahn YM, Kim YS

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2018 Jul;15(7):717-726.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2018.01.18.2
OBJECTIVE: Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) is the most effective treatment for mood disorders. Accumulating evidence has suggested the important role of circadian genes in mood disorders. However, the effects of ECT...
Effects of Intranasal Oxytocin on Emotion Recognition in Korean Male: A Dose-Response Study

Shin NY, Park HY, Jung WH, Kwon JS

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2018 Jul;15(7):710-716.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2018.02.19
OBJECTIVE: Research has shown that intranasal oxytocin affects social cognition and behavior; however, its effects vary based on social context, individual characteristics and dose. The present study aimed to determine...
Higher Prevalence of Hypertension among Individuals with Restless Legs Syndrome: A Meta-Analysis

Hwang IC, Na KS, Lee YJ, Kang SG

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2018 Jul;15(7):701-709.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2018.02.26
OBJECTIVE: This study investigated the proposed association between restless legs syndrome (RLS) and the prevalence of hypertension. METHODS: A meta-analysis was conducted based on searches of the PUBMED, EMBASE, Cochrane Library,...
Detecting Manic State of Bipolar Disorder Based on Support Vector Machine and Gaussian Mixture Model Using Spontaneous Speech

Pan Z, Gui C, Zhang J, Zhu J, Cui D

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2018 Jul;15(7):695-700.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2017.12.15
OBJECTIVE: This study was aimed to compare the accuracy of Support Vector Machine (SVM) and Gaussian Mixture Model (GMM) in the detection of manic state of bipolar disorders (BD) of...
Development of a Modified Korean Version of the Epworth Sleepiness Scale Reflecting Korean Sociocultural Lifestyle

Jung SY, Cho CH, Rhee MK, Kim L, Lee HJ

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2018 Jul;15(7):687-694.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2018.04.15.2
OBJECTIVE: The Epworth Sleepiness Scale is a measure used for the diagnosis of sleep disorders including obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) syndrome, insomnia, and narcolepsy. Although a Korean version has been...
Prevalence and Risk Factors of Abusive Behaviors in the Caregivers of People with Dementia in Korea

Kim T, Jeong H, Han JW, Kwak KP, Kim BJ, Kim SK, Kim JL, Kim TH, Ryu SH, Moon SW, Park JY, Park JH, Bae JN, Youn JC, Lee DY, Lee DW, Lee SB, Lee JJ, Jhoo JH, Lee J, Kim KW

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2018 Jul;15(7):677-686.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2018.04.23
OBJECTIVE: We investigated the prevalence and risk factors of physically abusive behaviors (PhAB) and psychologically abusive behaviors (PsAB) towards people with dementia (PWD) in family caregivers, and compared their prevalences...
Factors Associated with Emotional Exhaustion in South Korean Nurses: A Cross-Sectional Study

Choi BS, Kim JS, Lee DW, Paik JW, Lee BC, Lee JW, Lee HS, Lee HY

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2018 Jul;15(7):670-676.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2017.12.31
OBJECTIVE: We examined associations between emotional exhaustion and selected sociodemographic and psychological factors among nurses in inpatient and outpatient nursing units at a university hospital in South Korea. METHODS: The participants...
Decision Making Regarding Key Elements of Korean Disaster Psychiatric Assistance Teams Using the Analytic Hierarchy Process

Jo SJ, Na KS, Park JE, Lee MS

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2018 Jul;15(7):663-669.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2018.01.13
OBJECTIVE: The purpose of this study was to determine the key components of Korean disaster psychiatric assistant teams (K-DPATs), to set up new mental health service providing system for the...
Effects of Renaming Schizophrenia in Korea: from “Split-Mind Disorder” to “Attunement Disorder”

Cho JW, Jang EY, Woo HJ, Park YC, Kim SH, Hong KS, Lee YS, Kwon JS

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2018 Jul;15(7):656-662.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2018.02.18.2
OBJECTIVE: Korean Neuropsychiatric Association changed the Korean name of schizophrenia from ‘Split-mind Disorder’ to ‘Attunement Disorder’ in 2012. This study assessed attitudes towards the renaming of schizophrenia among mental health...
Is Advancing of Circadian Rhythm a Reason for the Rapid Treatment Effect of Electroconvulsive Therapy?

Lee HJ

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2018 Jul;15(7):655-655.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2018.07.06
No abstract available.

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