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Understanding the Complex of Suicide in Depression: from Research to Clinics

Orsolini L, Latini R, Pompili M, Serafini G, Volpe U, Vellante F, Fornaro M, Valchera A, Tomasetti , Fraticelli S, Alessandrini M, La Rovere , Trotta S, Martinotti G, Di Giannantonio M, De Berardis D

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2020 Mar;17(3):207-221.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2019.0171
Objective Amongst psychiatric disorders, major depressive disorder (MDD) is the most prevalent, by affecting approximately 15–17% of the population and showing a high suicide risk rate equivalent to around 15%....
Ketamine in Major Depressive Disorder: Mechanisms and Future Perspectives

Shin C, Kim YK

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2020 Mar;17(3):181-192.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2019.0236
Major depressive disorder (MDD) is a serious psychiatric illness that causes functional impairment in many people. While monoaminergic antidepressants have been used to effectively treat MDD, these antidepressants have limitations...
Major Depressive Disorder: Current Advances and Paradigm Shifts

Kim YK

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2020 Mar;17(3):179-180.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2019.0092
Neural Mechanisms in Eating Behaviors: A Pilot fMRI Study of Emotional Processing

Molina-Ruiz RM, García-Saiz T, Looi JC, Via Virgili E, Rincón Zamorano M, de Anta Tejado L, López HT, Perera JLC, Díaz-Marsá M

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2020 Mar;17(3):225-236.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2019.0038
Objective Emotional processing dysfunction evident in eating disorders (ED) such as anorexia nervosa (AN) and bulimia nervosa (BN), is considered relevant to the development and maintenance of these disorders. The...
Personalized Psychiatry and Depression: The Role of Sociodemographic and Clinical Variables

Perna G, Alciati A, Daccò S, Grassi M, Caldirola

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2020 Mar;17(3):193-206.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2019.0289
Despite several pharmacological options, the clinical outcomes of major depressive disorder (MDD) are often unsatisfactory. Personalized psychiatry attempts to tailor therapeutic interventions according to each patient’s unique profile and characteristics....
Mental Disorders and Interferon Nontreatment in Hepatitis C Virus Infection-a Population Based Cohort Study

Chiu WC, Lu ML, Chang CC

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2020 Mar;17(3):268-274.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2019.0254
Objective This study investigates the association between mental disorders and interferon nontreatment in patients with chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection in a large national sample. Methods Using the National Health...
Psychological Factors Influence the Overlap Syndrome in Functional Gastrointestinal Disorder and Quality of Life among Psychiatric Patients in South Korea

Lee SY, Ryu HS, Choi SC, Jang SH

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2020 Mar;17(3):262-267.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2019.0278
Objective The aim of this study was to investigate the predictor variables that could influence overlap syndrome in functional gastrointestinal disorders (FGID) among psychiatric patients. Methods Data collected from 170 outpatients...
Serum Galectin-3 Levels in Children with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder

Işık , Kılıç F, Demirdaş A, Aktepe E, Aydoǧan Avşar P

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2020 Mar;17(3):256-261.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2019.0247
Objective Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a neurodevelopmental disorder with underlying pathogenesis and etiological factors not fully understood. We assumed that galectin-3, which is also linked with inflammatory responses, may play...
The Current Situation of Internet Addiction and Its Impact on Sleep Quality and Self-Injury Behavior in Chinese Medical Students

Wang Y, Zhao Y, Liu L, Chen Y, Ai D, Yao Y, Jin Y

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2020 Mar;17(3):237-242.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2019.0131
Objective The purpose of this cross-sectional survey is to explore the current state of Internet addiction (IA) in Chinese medical students and its connection with medical students’ sleep quality and...
The Hypothesis on the Prediction of Treatment Response with Buspirone Augmentation along with Serotonergic Antidepressant in Patients with Major Depressive Disorder Using Loudness Dependence of Auditory Evoked Potentials: Two Cases and Review of the Liter

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2020 Mar;17(3):222-224.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2019.0293
Some studies have shown that augmenting buspirone with antidepressant has similar efficacy as the combination with two antidepressants in patients with major depressive disorder (MDD). Some researchers assume that the...
Time to Take Sleeping Pills and Subjective Satisfaction among Cancer Patients

Youn S, Choi B, Lee S, Kim C, Chung S

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2020 Mar;17(3):249-255.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2019.0216
Objective We investigated the influence of the time to take hypnotics and daytime activity on patient satisfaction with sleeping pills. Methods Ninety-six cancer patients who were currently taking benzodiazepine or z-drug...
The Moderating Effect of Sleep Disturbance on the Association of Stress with Impulsivity and Depressed Mood

Park I, Oh SM, Lee KH, Kim S, Jeon JE, Lee HY, Jeon S, Kim SJ, Lee YJ

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2020 Mar;17(3):243-248.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2019.0181
Objective This study was performed to investigate the associations of life event stress with impulsivity, anxiety, and depressed mood as a function of the presence of a sleep disturbance. Methods In...

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