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Interactions Between Life Stressors and Susceptibility Genes (5-HTTLPR and BDNF) on Depression in Korean Elders
BACKGROUND It has been reported that the functional polymorphism in the serotonin transporter gene linked promoter region (5-HTTLPR) modifies the association between stressful life events (SLEs) andExpand
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Influence of the serotonin transporter promoter gene polymorphism on susceptibility to posttraumatic stress disorder
Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a prevalent anxiety disorder marked by behavioral, physiologic, and hormonal alterations. The etiology of PTSD is unknown, although exposure to a traumaticExpand
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Predictive value of folate, vitamin B12 and homocysteine levels in late-life depression.
BACKGROUND The role of folate, vitamin B(12) and homocysteine levels in depression is not clear. AIMS To investigate cross-sectional and prospective associations between folate, B(12) andExpand
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Differences in predictors of traditional and cyber-bullying: a 2-year longitudinal study in Korean school children
Traditional bullying has received considerable research but the emerging phenomenon of cyber-bullying much less so. Our study aims to investigate environmental and psychological factors associatedExpand
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Comparing effects of methylphenidate, sertraline and placebo on neuropsychiatric sequelae in patients with traumatic brain injury
This study aimed to investigate the effects of methylphenidate and sertraline compared with placebo on various neuropsychiatric sequelae associated with traumatic brain injury (TBI).
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Dental health, nutritional status and recent‐onset dementia in a Korean community population
Dental health is an important determinant of nutritional status, but has not been investigated as a risk factor for dementia. This study aimed to investigate the association between number of teeth,Expand
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Bullying and victimization behaviors in boys and girls at South Korean primary schools.
OBJECTIVE To investigate the prevalence and correlates of bullying and victimization behaviors in boys and girls at South Korean primary schools. METHOD In a cross-sectional survey, 1,344Expand
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BDNF promoter methylation and suicidal behavior in depressive patients.
INTRODUCTION Suicide is a major health problem, and depression is a major psychiatric cause of suicide. Suicide is influenced by the multifactorial interaction of many risk factors. Therefore,Expand
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Risperidone versus olanzapine for the treatment of delirium
This study compared the effectiveness of risperidone and olanzapine in the treatment of delirium.
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Vascular risk factors and incident late-life depression in a Korean population.
BACKGROUND Causal relationships between vascular factors and late-life depression are controversial. AIMS To investigate prospective associations between risk factors for vascular disease andExpand
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