Skip Navigation
Skip to contents



15 results

Clinical Usefulness of the Geriatric Depression Scale to Identify the Elderly at Risk of Suicide

Jeong H, Nam B, Jo SJ, Lee WC, Yim HW

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2020 May;17(5):481-486.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2019.0299
Objective Population-based suicidal screening can be an important intervention method to reduce suicidal attempt rate in community. However, directly asking about suicidal behavior may be burdensome to non-mental health workers....
The Anxiety Status of Chinese Medical Workers During the Epidemic of COVID-19: A Meta-Analysis

Pan R, Zhang L, Pan J

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2020 May;17(5):475-480.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2020.0127
Objective To analysis the anxiety status of Chinese medical workers during the epidemic of COVID-19 by meta-analysis method. Methods CNKI, VIP, WanFang Data, SinoMed, PubMed, Cochrane, EMBASE, MEDLINE, Scopus, Google Scholar...
Shape Deformation in the Brainstem of Medication-Naïve Female Patients with Major Depressive Disorder

Choi KW, Kwon S, Pyun SB, Tae WS

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2020 May;17(5):465-474.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2020.0025
Objective Although neuroimaging studies have shown volumetric reductions, such as the anterior cingulate, prefrontal cortices, and hippocampus in patients with major depressive disorder (MDD), few studies have investigated the volume...
Negative and Neutral Valences of Affective Theory of Mind are More Impaired than Positive Valence in Clinically Stable Schizophrenia Patients

Charernboon T

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2020 May;17(5):460-464.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2020.0040
Objective People with schizophrenia show impairment in social cognition, such as emotion recognition and theory of mind. The current study aims to compare the ability of clinically stable schizophrenia patients...
Neural Basis of Ambivalence towards Ideal Self-Image in Schizophrenia

Kim BH, Shin YB, Kyeong S, Lee SK, Kim JJ

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2020 May;17(5):452-459.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2019.0320
Objective Little has been explored about a reflection towards self-image in schizophrenia, though it can be related to heterogeneous symptoms of the illness. We identified the neural basis of ambivalence...
Emergency Management of Mental Hospitals during the Outbreak of COVID-19

Hu N, Mao H

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2020 May;17(5):489-490.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2020.0086
The Case Against the Politicization of Psychiatry: à Propos the Goldwater Rule

Andrade G

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2020 May;17(5):487-488.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2020.0062
Efficacy of Interventions Based on Applied Behavior Analysis for Autism Spectrum Disorder: A Meta-Analysis

Yu Q, Li E, Li L, Liang W

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2020 May;17(5):432-443.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2019.0229
Objective To systematically evaluate evidence for the use of interventions based on appied behavior analysis (ABA) to manage various symptoms of children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Methods Sensitivity analyses were...
Brief Screening for Four Mental Illnesses of the Elderly in Community Mental Health Services: the BS4MI-Elderly

Yun KS, Moon BG, Park M, Kim SJ, Shin Y, Cho SM, Noh JS, Lim KY, Chung YK, Son SJ, Roh HW, Hong CH

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2020 May;17(5):395-402.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2019.0163
Objective Early detection and proper management of mental illness can help to prevent severe deterioration. However, with limited financial and human resources of community mental health services, it is not...
The Correlation of SKA2 with Cortisol, IL-1β and Anxiety in Pregnant Women with the Risk of Preterm Delivery

Ijabi J, Afrisham R, Moradi-Sardareh H, Roozehdar , Seifi F, Ijabi R

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2020 May;17(5):387-394.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2019.0127
Objective The association between preterm birth (PTB), Spindle and Kinetochore Associated Complex Subunit 2 gene (SKA2), cortisol and anxiety have been shown, but in this study, we aimed to clarify...
WISC-IV Intellectual Profiles in Korean Children and Adolescents with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder

Kim Y, Koh MK, Park KJ, Lee HJ, Yu GE, Kim HW

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2020 May;17(5):444-451.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2019.0312
Objective This study aimed to compare the Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children, Fourth Edition (WISC-IV) profiles of children with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and typically-developing children (TC) in Korea. Methods The...
The Positive Aspects of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder among Famous People

Lee JW, Seo K, Bahn GH

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2020 May;17(5):424-431.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2020.0036
Objective The shortage of clinical data regarding adult patients with often results in adults with ADHD being stigmatized and being inadequately treated. In this paper, famous people who potentially have...
The rs6265 Polymorphism of the BDNF Gene Is Related to Higher-Lethality Suicide Attempts in the Korean Population

Kang SG, Lee JH, Lee K, Kim HC, Seo WS, Won S

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2020 May;17(5):417-423.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2020.0012
Objective Since the risk of suicide cannot be predicted by clinical symptoms alone, and suicide is known to have a genetic component, the discovery of genetic markers that can predict...
Treatment of Children and Adolescents with Epilepsy with Atomoxetine

Park KJ, Ahn H, Yum MS, Ko TS, Kim HW

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2020 May;17(5):412-416.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2019.0287
Objective The objective of this study was to assess the effectiveness and safety of atomoxetine in Korean children and adolescents with epilepsy. Methods We retrospectively reviewed the electronic medical records of...
The Association between Excessive Internet Gaming Behavior and Immersive Tendency, Mediated by Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder Symptoms, in Korean Male University Students

Jung D, Shim Ej, Park H, Lee K, Lee S, Kim Ey, Chang JS, Jeong Sh, Kim Y, Ahn YM, Hahm Bj

  • Psychiatry Investig.
  • 2020 May;17(5):403-411.
  • doi: 10.30773/pi.2019.0173
Objective Problematic online gaming (POG) and problematic Internet use (PIU) have become a serious public mental health problem, with Internet gaming disorder (IGD) included in “Conditions for further study” section...

Go to Top

Copyright © 2020 by Korean Association of Medical Journal Editors. All rights reserved.     E-mail: