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Research & Reviews  155 results

Mental health crisis in healthcare providers in the COVID-19 pandemic: a cross-sectiona...
BMJ Open; Sung CW, Chen CH et. al.

Jul 30th, 2021 - During a pandemic, healthcare providers experience increased mental and physical burden. Burnout can lead to treatment errors, patient mortality, increased suicidal ideation and substance abuse as well as medical malpractice suits among medical st...

Screening of Acute Traumatic Stress Disorder and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in Pedia...
Journal of Trauma Nursing : the Official Journal of the S... Mazo A, Waddell M et. al.

Jul 3rd, 2021 - Children who experience traumatic physical injuries are at risk of developing acute stress disorder and posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Early identification and treatment of these high-risk children can lead to improved mental health outcome...

Psychological impact of cadaveric dissection on first-year medical students.
The Journal of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh; Zubair A, Waheed S et. al.

Jun 17th, 2021 - This cross-sectional study was carried out to ascertain if first-time cadaver dissections can cause acute stress disorder (ASD) in medical students, and if death anxiety and gender play a role in the development of these symptoms. A total of 135 f...

Influencing Factors of Acute Stress Disorder Among Frontline Nurses in Wuhan, China.
Journal of Psychosocial Nursing and Mental Health Services; Liu S, Xu R et. al.

Jun 11th, 2021 - The current study aimed to investigate the influencing factors of acute stress disorder (ASD) in frontline nurses delivering care in a hospital for COVID-19 in Wuhan, China. In this cross-sectional study, 298 frontline nurses were surveyed during ...

Echoes from the past: adjustment of aging former prisoners of war to the COVID-19 pande...
Psychological Medicine; Ginzburg K, Mikulincer M et. al.

Mar 19th, 2021 - The aim of this study was to examine whether exposure to previous traumatic events is a risk factor for stress reactions during this pandemic. Capitalizing on a 29-year longitudinal study of Israeli ex-prisoners of war (ex-POWs) and combat veteran...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  11 results

Pilot Trial of Inpatient Cognitive Therapy for the Prevention of Suicide in Military Personnel

Feb 20th, 2020 - Participation in military operations, especially in times of war, places personnel and their family members at increased risk for mental health problems. In 2003, among the 1.4 million active duty United States service members, mental disorders re...

Prevention of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Following Trauma by Attention Control Training

Nov 25th, 2019 - Background 13-21% out of the people exposed to a potentially traumatic event suffer from Acute Stress Disorder (ASD; American Psychiatric Association, 2013). Findings show that 70% of the people who are diagnosed with ASD during the first month fo...

PTSD Prevention Study Examining the Efficacy of Sertraline in Burn Victims

Apr 10th, 2018 - This is a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study to determine whether administration of sertraline to patients who exhibit acute stress disorder secondary to severe burns can contribute to the prevention of post-traumatic stress disord...

Psychological Treatment for Children Suffering From Post Traumatic Stress Symptoms and Mild Traumatic Brain Injury

Oct 11th, 2016 - Motor vehicle accidents account for a majority of TBI cases and are a leading cause for Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) among children. The vast majority of these cases involve mild TBI (mTBI) with persistent post concussion syndromes. Howev...

Prevention of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder by Early Treatment

Feb 19th, 2016 - Consecutive civilian trauma survivors will be contacted, by phone, within five days of admission to Hadassah University Hospital in Jerusalem and asked about their early psychological responses to the event. A short telephone interview will be adm...

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News  12 results

PTSD: A systematic approach to diagnosis and treatment

Apr 2nd, 2018 - Symptom groups. DSM-5 symptom criteria for PTSD include 4 symptom groups, Criteria B to E, respectively: intrusion avoidance negative cognitions and mood (numbing) hyperarousal/reactivity.

Mental Health Crises in Children, Youth: New Data

Jun 2nd, 2017 - More than half of children and youth who present to the emergency department (ED) with a mental health problem have not received any previous mental health treatment by a specialist or primary care clinician, new research shows. "Emergency service...

Psychiatry's Stigma in Minority Communities: A Social Media Solution

Feb 24th, 2017 - The Importance of Social Media in Psychiatric Care In the wake of our recent presidential election, it is now more evident than ever how social media has worked its way to the core of Americans' daily functioning. Whether as a news source or an ou...

Psychiatry Fast Five Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Acute Stress Disorder?

Feb 8th, 2017 - The American Psychiatric Association's Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fifth Edition (DSM-5) specifies that, for a diagnosis of ASD, at least nine of 14 symptoms from any of five categories—intrusion, negative mood, dissocia...

Psychiatry Fast Five Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Acute Stress Disorder?

Feb 8th, 2017 - All people experience traumatic events during their lifetimes, such as the loss of a loved one, bullying, or sexual assault. Natural disasters, terrorist attacks, and other situations involving actual or threatened death, serious injury, or sexual...

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