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Research & Reviews  156 results

A Case Report of Body Dysmorphic Disorder and Illness Anxiety Disorder: Perspectives Fr...
https://doi.org/10.1097/NMD.0000000000001559
The Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease; Valadas MT, Santos C

Dec 1st, 2022 - Body dysmorphic disorder (BDD) is a mental illness currently classified as part of the "Obsessive-Compulsive and Related Disorders" (OCRD) chapter in both the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, 5th Edition (DSM-5) and in the IC...

Comparison of bipolar disorder type II and major depressive disorder.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jad.2022.11.039
Journal of Affective Disorders; Miola A, Tondo L et. al.

Nov 22nd, 2022 - Compare patients diagnosed as DSM-5 type II bipolar disorder (BD2) vs. major depressive disorder (MDD). We compared characteristics of 3246 closely and repeatedly evaluated, consenting, adult patient-subjects (n = 706 BD2, 2540 MDD) at a specialty...

Physical and mental health problems of Chinese front-line healthcare workers before, du...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9620522
BMJ Open; Sun X, Wang Z et. al.

Oct 28th, 2022 - To explore the physical and mental health problems of front-line healthcare workers fighting COVID-19 across the three phases of the epidemic rescue mission (before, during and after) in China. A qualitative study was adopted using face to face, i...

Frequency of illness anxiety (hypochondriasis) by proxy encountered by doctors in paren...
https://doi.org/10.12788/acp.0083
Annals of Clinical Psychiatry : Official Journal of the A... El-Gabry DA, Aziz KA et. al.

Oct 26th, 2022 - Illness anxiety disorder is a condition of having a persistent fear of having a serious or life-threatening illness despite few or no symptoms. Current classification systems assume that illness anxiety is experienced relative to one's own health,...

Meta-analysis of cognitive behaviour therapy and selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.comppsych.2022.152334
Comprehensive Psychiatry; Fineberg NA, Pellegrini L et. al.

Aug 26th, 2022 - Classification of hypochondriasis as an obsessive-compulsive and related disorder in the International Classification of Diseases 11th Revision (ICD-11) has generated new heuristics for treatment of this common, chronic and disabling disorder. Sta...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  12 results

Internet-delivered Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for Patients With Health Anxiety
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02735434

Apr 30th, 2021 - Severe health anxiety (illness anxiety disorder) or hypochondriasis, according to the psychiatric classification system ICD-10, is characterized by preoccupation with fear of having a serious illness, which interferes with daily functions and pers...

Outcome of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Patients With Severe Health Anxiety Treated in Group Only. A RCT.
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02131883

Mar 4th, 2020 - BACKGROUND Classification and comorbidity Hypochondriasis is broadly defined in the international classification systems for mental disorders ICD-10 (WHO) and DSM-IV (APA) under somatoform disorders as a preoccupation with fears and the belief of ...

Treatment of Hypochondriasis With CBT and/or SSRI
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00339079

Apr 25th, 2017 - Hypochondriasis is one of the most difficult psychiatric disorders to treat. People with hypochondriasis believe that real or imagined physical symptoms are signs of serious illnesses, despite medical reassurance and other evidence to the contrary...

Metacognitive Therapy for Health Anxiety
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02404116

Feb 7th, 2017 - Hypochondriasis or severe health anxiety is characterised by excessive, disproportionate and persistent thoughts, behaviour and emotion focused on physical symptoms and/or fear of developing a serious illness. There is often excessive worry about ...

KATHY:Cognitive-behavioural Therapy for Hypochondriasis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00208247

Aug 11th, 2016 - Background: The central feature of hypochondriasis is preoccupation or fear of having a serious disease based on misinterpretation of bodily signs. Psychotherapeutic treatments have developed with focus on different aspects of the condition. Sever...

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News  24 results

When can your hypochondria help patients?
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/242578/business-medicine/when-can-your-hypochondria-help-patients
Alan Rockoff, MD

Jul 6th, 2021 - Hypochondria has been useful to my patients. I mean my own hypochondria.

Strategies for treating patients with health anxiety
https://www.mdedge.com/psychiatry/article/219776/anxiety-disorders/strategies-treating-patients-health-anxiety?channel=63993
Kaustubh G. Joshi, MD

Mar 31st, 2020 - Up to 20% of patients in medical settings experience health anxiety. 1,2 In DSM-IV-TR, this condition was called hypochondriasis, and its core feature was having a preoccupation with fears or the idea that one has a serious disease based on a misin.

Strategies for treating patients with health anxiety
https://www.mdedge.com/psychiatry/article/219776/anxiety-disorders/strategies-treating-patients-health-anxiety
Kaustubh G. Joshi, MD

Mar 31st, 2020 - Up to 20% of patients in medical settings experience health anxiety. 1,2 In DSM-IV-TR, this condition was called hypochondriasis, and its core feature was having a preoccupation with fears or the idea that one has a serious disease based on a misin.

7 Best Ways to Deal With a Hypochondriac Patient
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/913496

Sep 3rd, 2019 - Is it hypochondriasis or "illness anxiety disorder"? Most physicians have some experience with attempting to care for people who are seemingly never satisfied that their health is sound. These patients can be draining to treat because they tend to...

7 Best Ways to Deal With a Hypochondriac Patient
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/913496_1

Sep 3rd, 2019 - Is it hypochondriasis or "illness anxiety disorder"? Most physicians have some experience with attempting to care for people who are seemingly never satisfied that their health is sound. These patients can be draining to treat because they tend to...

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