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Can Residual Symptoms During Inter-Episode Period after Partial Remission in Bipolar I Disorder Have Cyclic Patterns with Specific Frequencies?

Cheon Y, Moon E, Park JM, Lee BD, Lee YM, Jeong HJ, Kang TU, Park J, Choi Y

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2018 Mar;15(3):330-334.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2017.08.23
This case report aimed to describe cyclic patterns of residual mood symptoms in partially remitted bipolar I patient. In a 24-year-old woman with bipolar I disorder, residual mood symptoms measured...
Clinical Utility of the Korean Version of the WHO Adult Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder Self-Report Scale Screener

Heo S, Kim JH, Joung YS, Lee WI, Kim JJ, Sohn SH, Chang SA

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2018 Mar;15(3):325-329.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2017.07.10
OBJECTIVE: The aim of this study was to compare the performance of the 18-item Korean version of the World Health Organization adult attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder self-report scale (ASRS) with the six-item...
School Counselors' Recognition of the Ultra-High Risk for Psychosis

Lee JY, Chung YC, Kim JM, Shin IS, Yoon JS, Kim SW

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2018 Mar;15(3):320-324.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2017.06.19
The ability to identify students at ultra-high risk (UHR) for psychosis in school settings is crucial for enabling appropriate referral to a clinician and positive therapeutic results. The aim of...
Serum N-Desmethylcitalopram Concentrations are Associated with the Clinical Response to Citalopram of Patients with Major Depression

Ozbey G, Yucel B, Bodur NE, Taycan SE, Arslan T, Cerit N, Yuksel N, Guzey IC, Uluoglu C

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2018 Mar;15(3):313-319.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2017.05.22
OBJECTIVE: Citalopram (CITA) is a widely used and well-tolerated selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor. The aim of the study was to evaluate the possible influences of serum concentrations of CITA and...
The Alpha-2A Adrenergic Receptor Gene -1291C/G Single Nucleotide Polymorphism is Associated with the Efficacy of Methylphenidate in Treating Taiwanese Children and Adolescents with Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

Huang HC, Wu LS, Yu SC, Wu BJ, Lua AC, Lee SM, Liu CZ

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2018 Mar;15(3):306-312.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2017.07.24
OBJECTIVE: The therapeutic effect of methylphenidate (MPH) in treating attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) has been related to the alpha-2A adrenergic receptor (ADRA2A) gene -1291C/G single nucleotide polymorphism (SNP). We investigated the...
An Investigation of SDF1/CXCR4 Gene Polymorphisms in Autism Spectrum Disorder: A Family-Based Study

Kara T, Akaltun I, Cakmakoglu B, Kaya I, ZoroÄŸlu S

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2018 Mar;15(3):300-305.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2017.05.31.2
OBJECTIVE: Autism spectrum disorders (ASD) have a complex pathophysiology including genetic, inflammatory and neurodevelopmental components. We aim to investigate the relationship between ASD and gene polymorphisms of stromal cell-derived factor-1...
Impaired White Matter Integrity and Social Cognition in High-Function Autism: Diffusion Tensor Imaging Study

Im WY, Ha JH, Kim EJ, Cheon KA, Cho J, Song DH

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2018 Mar;15(3):292-299.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2017.08.15
OBJECTIVE: It is known that many of the cognitive and social deficits associated with autism can arise from abnormal functional connectivity between brain networks. This aberrant functional connectivity in autism...
Effects of Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy on Empathy in Patients with Chronic Pain

Song MK, Choi SH, Lee DH, Lee KJ, Lee WJ, Kang DH

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2018 Mar;15(3):285-291.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2017.07.03
OBJECTIVE: Cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) is effective in patients with chronic pain. However, the efficacy of CBT for impaired empathy has not been studied in this population. We investigated the effect...
A 12-Week Multi-Domain Lifestyle Modification to Reduce Depressive Symptoms in Older Adults: A Preliminary Report

Chang KJ, Hong CH, Roh HW, Lee KS, Lee EH, Kim J, Lim HK, Son SJ

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2018 Mar;15(3):279-284.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2017.08.10
OBJECTIVE: The objective of this study was to compare the effectiveness of usual care management (UCM) and a newly-developed lifestyle modification with contingency management (LMCM) for geriatric depressive symptoms in...
Association of Body Mass Index with Suicide Behaviors, Perceived Stress, and Life Dissatisfaction in the Korean General Population

Kim H, Jeon HJ, Bae JN, Cho MJ, Cho SJ, Lee H, Hong JP

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2018 Mar;15(3):272-278.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2017.06.28
OBJECTIVE: The purpose of the present study was to investigate the association between Body Mass Index, suicide, perceived stress, and life dissatisfaction in a general population sample of Korean adults. METHODS:...
Temperament in Adulthood Attention Deficit-Hyperactivity Disorder without Bipolar Disorder

Ozdemiroglu F, Karakus K, Memis CO, Sevincok L, Mersin S

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2018 Mar;15(3):266-271.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2017.06.07
OBJECTIVE: We examined whether some temperamental traits would be associated with persistence of attention deficit-hyperacitivty disorder (ADHD) in adulthood independent from bipolar disorder (BD). METHODS: Eighty-one ADHD patients without a comorbid...
A Retrospective and Prospective Follow-up Study of Psychological Distress in the Danwon High School Survivors of the Sewol Ferry Disaster

Kim EJ, Nam HS, Kim HB, Chung U, Lee SH, Chae JH

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2018 Mar;15(3):261-265.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2017.06.25
OBJECTIVE: We monitored a group of students from Danwon High School who survived the Sewol ferry disaster for 27 months to examine the course of their psychological symptoms. METHODS: We performed...
Factors Associated with Complicated Grief in Students Who Survived the Sewol Ferry Disaster in South Korea

Lee SH, Nam HS, Kim HB, Kim EJ, Noh JW, Chae JH

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2018 Mar;15(3):254-260.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2017.05.04
OBJECTIVE: The Sewol ferry disaster caused shock and grief in South Korea. The aim of this study was to identify the factors associated with symptoms of complicated grief (CG) among...
The Impact of General Medical Conditions in Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

Aguglia A, Signorelli MS, Albert U, Maina G

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2018 Mar;15(3):246-253.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2017.06.17.2
OBJECTIVE: The co-occurrence of general medical conditions (GMCs) and major psychiatric disorders is well documented. The aim of this study was to assess the prevalence of GMCs in patients with...
Stress and Heart Rate Variability: A Meta-Analysis and Review of the Literature

Kim HG, Cheon EJ, Bai DS, Lee YH, Koo BH

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2018 Mar;15(3):235-245.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2017.08.17
OBJECTIVE: Physical or mental imbalance caused by harmful stimuli can induce stress to maintain homeostasis. During chronic stress, the sympathetic nervous system is hyperactivated, causing physical, psychological, and behavioral abnormalities....
Why Do Mania and Suicide Occur Most Often in the Spring?

Cho CH, Lee HJ

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2018 Mar;15(3):232-234.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2017.12.20
No abstract available.
What Should We Concern in Reporting Conflict of Interest for Submission of Manuscript in the Psychiatry Investigation?

Hwang JW

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2018 Mar;15(3):231-231.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2018.03.08
No abstract available.

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