Physical illness in patients with severe mental disorders. I. Prevalence, impact of medications and disparities in health care
Prevalence rates of different physical illnesses as well as important individual lifestyle choices, side effects of psychotropic treatment and disparities in health care access, utilization and provision that contribute to these poor physical health outcomes are reported.
Prevalence of pathological internet use among adolescents in Europe: demographic and social factors.
Across a range of countries in Europe, using the Young Diagnostic Questionnaire for Internet Addiction yields a prevalence of 'pathological internet use' of 4.4% among adolescents, but varies by country and gender; adolescents lacking emotional and psychological support are at highest risk.
Suicide prevention strategies revisited: 10-year systematic review.
School-based suicide prevention programmes: the SEYLE cluster-randomised, controlled trial
Life-time prevalence and psychosocial correlates of adolescent direct self-injurious behavior: a comparative study of findings in 11 European countries.
- R. Brunner, M. Kaess, D. Wasserman
- Psychology, MedicineJournal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry and…
- 1 April 2014
The results suggest high lifetime prevalence of D-SIB in European adolescents and support the need for a multidimensional approach to better understand the development of SIB and facilitate culturally adapted prevention/intervention.
Physical illness in patients with severe mental disorders. II. Barriers to care, monitoring and treatment guidelines, plus recommendations at the system and individual level
The adoption of the recommendations presented in this paper across health care systems throughout the world will contribute to a significant improvement in the medical and related psychiatric health outcomes of patients with SMI.
Adolescent subthreshold-depression and anxiety: psychopathology, functional impairment and increased suicide risk.
- J. Balázs, M. Miklósi, D. Wasserman
- PsychologyJournal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry and…
- 1 June 2013
Both subth threshold and threshold-anxiety and depression were related to functional impairment and suicidality, and incorporation of these subthreshold disorders into a diagnosis could provide a bridge between categorical and dimensional diagnostic models.
Frequency of Sexual Dysfunction and Other Reproductive Side-effects in Patients with Schizophrenia Treated with Risperidone, Olanzapine, Quetiapine, or Haloperidol: The Results of the EIRE Study
- J. Bobes, M. P. Garc A-Portilla, A. Porras
- Psychology, MedicineJournal of Sex & Marital Therapy
- 1 January 2003
The results suggest that none of the atypical antipsychotics that were studied significantly improved sexual dysfunction and other reproductive side-effects of the conventional antipsychotic, haloperidol, in stabilized patients during long-term treatment.
Cardiovascular and metabolic risk in outpatients with schizophrenia treated with antipsychotics: Results of the CLAMORS Study