K. Christou

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BACKGROUND Coercive physical measures are commonly used in psychiatric units throughout the world for the management of severe behaviourally disturbed patients. AIM The aim of this study was to assess the rates of coercive physical measures (seclusion and restraint) used in psychiatric inpatients in the psychiatric unit of a general hospital in Greece. (More)
BACKGROUND The main dietary source of omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (n-3 PUFA) is fish, which contains eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA). In the present manuscript, we aimed to review the current evidence regarding the clinical role of n-3 PUFA in the prevention of atrial fibrillation (AF) and the possible underlying(More)
OBJECTIVE The aim of the present study was to identify disease parameters, defensive styles and ego strength measurements associated with various forms of psychiatric complications in patients with multiple sclerosis (MS). METHODS Seventy-nine patients with MS participated in the study and 158 healthy subjects matched for age and sex served as controls. A(More)
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