• Publications
  • Influence
“Nomophobia”: Impact of Cell Phone Use Interfering with Symptoms and Emotions of Individuals with Panic Disorder Compared with a Control Group
Panic disorder refers to the frequent and recurring acute attacks of anxiety. Objective: This study describes the routine use of mobiles phones (MPs) and investigates the appearance of possibleExpand
  • 86
  • 9
  • Open Access
Enhancing the Emotional and Social Skills of the Youth to Promote their Wellbeing and Positive Development: A Systematic Review of Universal School-based Randomized Controlled Trials
Background: The acquisition of social and emotional skills is associated with positive youth development, character education, healthy lifestyle behaviours, reduction in depression and anxiety,Expand
  • 60
  • 3
  • Open Access
Internet Addiction and Excessive Social Networks Use: What About Facebook?
Facebook is notably the most widely known and used social network worldwide. It has been described as a valuable tool for leisure and communication between people all over the world. However, healthyExpand
  • 33
  • 3
  • Open Access
The management of fibromyalgia from a psychosomatic perspective: an overview
Abstract Fibromyalgia (FM) is a central sensitization syndrome characterized by chronic widespread pain. FM is often comorbid with psychiatric disorders, as well as psychological distress thatExpand
  • 16
  • 3
Panic disorder and cardiovascular diseases: an overview
Abstract The association between panic disorder (PD) and cardiovascular diseases (CVD) has been extensively studied in recent years and, although some studies have shown anxiety disorders co-existingExpand
  • 12
  • 2
Takotsubo Syndrome is Associated with Mood Disorders and Antidepressants Use, not with Anxiety and Impairment of Quality of Life Due to the Psychiatric Disorder
Background: The aim was to study the association between mood and anxiety disorders and the Tako-Tsubo Syndrome (TTS) and to determine the role of antidepressants and the impairment of quality ofExpand
  • 9
  • 2
  • Open Access
Bipolar disorders and Wilson’s disease
BackgroundThe aim of this study was to determine the risk for Bipolar Disorder (BD) in Wilson’s disease (WD) and to measure the impaired Quality of Life (QL) in BD with WD using standardizedExpand
  • 49
  • 1
  • Open Access
Organizational Wellbeing among Workers in Mental Health Services: A Pilot Study
Introduction: Organizational wellbeing in mental health services influences the outcomes of users and their families. Workers should be motivated, have a positive morale and be able to recognizeExpand
  • 13
  • 1
  • Open Access
Alexithymia affects the time from symptom onset to calling the emergency system in STEMI patients referred for primary PCI.
BACKGROUND STEMI programs have been found to reduce the time to reperfusion but do not address the time delay caused by patients. In this study we sought to assess whether and to what extentExpand
  • 5
  • 1
The Burden of Depressive and Bipolar Disorders in Celiac Disease
Introduction: Aims: to measure the association between Celiac Disease (CD) and affective disorders, particularly Bipolar Disorder (BD), since it has not been studied yet, and to measure how much theExpand
  • 15
  • 1
  • Open Access