Clinical and psychosocial factors predicting health‐related quality of life in hemodialysis patients
- G. Kang, I. Lee, K. Ahn, Jonghun Lee, Y. Ji, J. Woo
- Medicine, PsychologyHemodialysis international. International…
- 1 July 2015
It was found that impaired HRQoL was independently associated with age, anxiety, and support from friends, and should consider psychosocial as well as clinical factors when evaluating ways to improve HRZoL in HD patients.
Comparison of the Efficacy and Safety of Aripiprazole Versus Bupropion Augmentation in Patients With Major Depressive Disorder Unresponsive to Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors: A Randomized,…
- E. Cheon, Kwanghun Lee, H. Sung
- Psychology, MedicineJournal of Clinical Psychopharmacology
- 1 April 2017
Aripiprazole augmentation is at least comparable to bupropion augmentation in combination with SSRI in terms of efficacy and tolerability in patients with MDD, according to the first randomized, prospective, open-label, direct comparison study.
DRD2 Genotypic and Haplotype Variation Is Associated With Improvements in Negative Symptoms After 6 Weeks’ Amisulpride Treatment
- Seung-Gul Kang, Kyoung-Sae Na, Heon-Jeong Lee, I. Chee, Kwanghun Lee, Jonghun Lee
- PsychologyJournal of Clinical Psychopharmacology
- 1 April 2015
Abstract The aim of this study was to identify the association between the rs1079597 and rs1800497 genetic polymorphisms of the gene encoding the dopamine D2 receptor (DRD2) protein and the treatment…
The effect of paliperidone extended release on subjective well-being and responses in patients with schizophrenia
Clinical correlates associated with the long-term response of bipolar disorder patients to lithium, valproate or lamotrigine: A retrospective study
Patients with a diagnosis of BD II, a comorbid alcohol/substance problem, or a history of mixed episodes were not likely to respond to LIT treatment, and LMT might be a better treatment choice for patients with a depressive-predominant polarity.
Network study of responses to unusualness and psychological stress during the COVID-19 outbreak in Korea
Two contrasting feelings—personal insecurity regarding basic needs and a collectivistic orientation—play roles in the response to unusual experiences and distress due to COVID-19, and it is shown that public anger could arise from the psychological stress under the conditions imposed by CO VID-19.
Screening with the Korean Version of the Mood Disorder Questionnaire for Bipolar Disorders in Adolescents: Korean Validity and Reliability Study
- Se-Hoon Shim, Jonghun Lee, W. Bahk
- Psychology, MedicineClinical Psychopharmacology and Neuroscience
- 1 August 2018
The K-MDQ-A completed by parents showed the excellent validity and reliability and may be a useful screening tool for adolescents with bipolar disorders attending in- and outpatient psychiatric clinics.
Clinical assessment of bipolar depression: validity, factor structure and psychometric properties of the Korean version of the Bipolar Depression Rating Scale (BDRS)
The present findings suggest that the K-BDRS has good psychometric properties and is a valid and reliable tool for assessing depressive symptoms in patients with bipolar disorder.
rs7968606 polymorphism of ANKS1B is associated with improvement in the PANSS general score of schizophrenia caused by amisulpride
- Seung-Gul Kang, I. Chee, Kwanghun Lee, Jonghun Lee
- Psychology, MedicineHuman psychopharmacology
- 1 March 2017
This is the first genetic association study of the relationship between the rs7968606 SNP of AN KS1B and the response of schizophrenia patients to treatment with amisulpride, and future larger‐scale studies involving more SNPs of ANKS1B will improve the understanding of the pharmacogenetics underlying the treatment responses to amisULpride.
Comparison of Psychosocial Distress in Areas With Different COVID-19 Prevalence in Korea
Comparisons in areas in Korea with different prevalence of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) after validating a questionnaire on psychological experiences and stress associated with the disease outbreak showed psychosocial interventions for distress associated with CO VID-19 should be developed and prepared for people during this lengthy pandemic.