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Effects of an early intervention on perceived stress and diurnal cortisol in pregnant women with elevated stress, anxiety, and depressive symptomatology
The goal of the present investigation was to examine effects of a cognitive-behavioral group intervention for pregnant women with subclinically elevated stress, anxiety and/or depression on perceivedExpand
Egg donation, surrogate mothering, and cloning: attitudes of men and women in Germany based on a representative survey.
OBJECTIVE To determine opinions and attitudes of the German general population toward the treatment methods of reproductive medicine: egg donation, surrogate mothering, and reproductive cloning. Expand
Early Intervention in Pregnant Women With Elevated Anxiety and Depressive Symptoms: Efficacy of a Cognitive-Behavioral Group Program
To examine whether a cognitive-behavioral group program among pregnant women with elevated levels of anxiety or depression may reduce anxious and depressive symptoms and has a positive impact on riskExpand
Reduced functional connectivity in the thalamo‐insular subnetwork in patients with acute anorexia nervosa
The neural underpinnings of anorexia nervosa (AN) are poorly understood. Results from existing functional brain imaging studies using disorder‐relevant food‐ or body‐stimuli have been heterogeneousExpand
Proposing a standardized, step-by-step model for creating post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) related mobile mental health apps in a framework based on technical and medical norms
ABSTRACT Background: Prevalence of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a problem all over the world. There are high barriers for entry into formal psychotherapy, which results in a lack ofExpand
Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors to improve outcome in acute ischemic stroke: possible mechanisms and clinical evidence
Several clinical studies have indicated that selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) administered in patients after acute ischemic stroke can improve clinical recovery independently ofExpand
What Do You Know about Reproductive Medicine? – Results of a German Representative Survey
Objective The use of reproductive medical treatments has become increasingly routine in recent years. This paper reports on a study of how different aspects of modern reproductive medicine areExpand
Is type-D a stable construct? An examination of type-D personality in patients before and after cardiac surgery.
OBJECTIVE Type-D personality-negative affectivity and social inhibition-are related to poor prognosis in cardiovascular diseases. At present, little is known about type-D personality and itsExpand
Affective touch awareness in mental health and disease relates to autistic traits – An explorative neurophysiological investigation
Affective touch is important for social interaction within families and groups and there is evidence that unmyelinated C tactile fibers are involved in this process. Individuals with autism spectrumExpand
Patterns of Childhood Abuse and Neglect in a Representative German Population Sample
Background Different types of childhood maltreatment, like emotional abuse, emotional neglect, physical abuse, physical neglect and sexual abuse are interrelated because of their co-occurrence.Expand