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Restoration of Cdk5, TrkB and Soluble N-ethylmaleimide-Sensitive Factor Attachment Protein Receptor Proteins after Chronic Methylphenidate Treatment in Spontaneous Hypertensive Rats, a Model for Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

Kim Y, Jeon S, Jeong HJ, Lee SM, Peña ID, Kim HJ, Han DH, Kim BN, Cheong JH

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2019 Jul;16(7):558-564.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2019.04.22
OBJECTIVE: Synaptic vesicle mobilization and neurite outgrowth regulation molecules were examined in modulation of effects of methylphenidate (MPH) in Spontaneous Hypertensive Rats (SHRs), a model for attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). METHODS:...
A Preliminary Survey on Clinical Practice for Children and Adolescents with Gender Dysphoria in Japan: Current Situation and Challenges

Tateno M, Ueno C, Park TW, Nakayama H

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2019 Jul;16(7):554-557.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2019.04.17
Little is known about the treatment of gender dysphoria among children and adolescents in Japan. This preliminary survey aims to improve understanding of current clinical practice for treatment of children...
Collaborative Care to Relieve Psychological Distress in Patients with Medically Inoperable Lung Cancer: Design and Rationale for a Clinical Trial

Kim SY, Kim SW, Shin IS, Oh IJ, Park CK, Kim YC, Kim JM

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2019 Jul;16(7):547-553.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2019.03.09
Psychological distress is common in lung cancer patients with a poor prognosis. The present study aims to investigate the efficacy of collaborative care for patients with newly diagnosed inoperable lung...
Understanding of Factors Influencing Happiness of Middle-Aged Women in Korea Based on Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs

Kim SJ, Hur MH

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2019 Jul;16(7):539-546.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2019.04.25.2
OBJECTIVE: Middle-aged women experience a lot of events of physical changes and various mental conflicts. The purpose of this study is to determine variables related to happiness, and to make...
Normal-But-Low Serum Folate Levels and the Risks for Cognitive Impairment

Jang S, Han JW, Shin J, Kim TH, Kwak KP, Kim K, Kim BJ, Kim SG, Kim JL, Kim TH, Moon SW, Park JY, Park JH, Byun S, Suh SW, Seo J, So Y, Ryu SH, Youn JC, Lee KH, Lee DY, Lee DW, Lee SB, Lee JJ, Lee JR, Jeong H, Jeong HG, Jhoo JH, Han K, Hong JW, Kim KW

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2019 Jul;16(7):532-538.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2019.05.29
OBJECTIVE: This study aimed to examine the association between normal-but-low folate levels and cognitive function in the elderly population using a prospective cohort study. METHODS: We analyzed 3,910 participants whose serum...
The Comparison of Psychological Characteristics between Korean and Japanese Women Pro-Basketball Players

Ha EJ, Kang KD, Han DH

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2019 Jul;16(7):524-531.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2019.04.25.1
OBJECTIVE: Korea (ranked 16th) and Japan (ranked 13th) show similar rankings, skills, and performance in basketball. However, the countries differ in size and the number of players in the national...
Mental Health Interventions Provided by Volunteer Psychiatrists after the Sewol Ferry Disaster: April 16–November 30, 2014

Bae SM, Lee MS, Kim E, Kim J, Lee J, Hwang JW, Chang HY, Lee CS, Park J, Bhang SY

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2019 Jul;16(7):513-523.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2019.04.30
OBJECTIVE: The aim of this study was to examine the experience of volunteer psychiatrists who provided mental health interventions to adolescents and teachers of Danwon High School from April 16,...
Are Tattoos an Indicator of Severity of Non-Suicidal Self-Injury Behavior in Adolescents?

Solís-Bravo MA, Flores-Rodríguez Y, Tapia-Guillen LG, Gatica-Hernández A, Guzmán-Reséndiz M, Salinas-Torres LA, Vargas-Rizo TL, Albores-Gallo L

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2019 Jul;16(7):504-512.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2019.03.06
OBJECTIVE: To compare adolescents with non-suicidal self-injury behavior and tattoos [NSSI (T+)] with another group with non-suicidal self-injury behavior without tattoos [NSSI (T−)]. METHODS: Adolescents (n=438) 42.6% males from the community...
Effects of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Existential Psychotherapy and Supportive Counselling on Facial Emotion Recognition Among Patients with Mild or Moderate Depression

Yılmaz O, Mırçık , Kunduz M, Çombaş M, Öztürk A, Deveci E, Kırpınar I

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2019 Jul;16(7):491-503.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2019.03.14
OBJECTIVE: This study compared the effects of cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), existential psychotherapy (ExP) and supportive counseling (SUP) on facial emotion recognition among mildly and moderately depressed patients. METHODS: 21 patients...
Mature Defense Mechanisms Affect Successful Adjustment in Young Adulthood-Adjustment to Military Service in South Korea

Nam JW, Ha JH, Choi E, Park DH, Ryu SH

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2019 Jul;16(7):484-490.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2018.11.07
OBJECTIVE: A defense mechanism is an automatic psychological process necessary for successful adaptation. It reflects adaptive capacity. The purpose of this study is to explore the relationship between the adaptation...
Is Advancing Circadian Rhythm the Mechanism of Antidepressants?

Lee HJ

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2019 Jul;16(7):479-483.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2019.06.20
Antidepressants usually require 2–8 weeks after drug administration to obtain a clinical response. In contrast, three fast-acting antidepressant treatments (sleep deprivation, electroconvulsive therapy, and ketamine) significantly reduced depressive symptoms within...

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