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Effects of earplugs and eye masks combined with relaxing music on sleep, melatonin and cortisol levels in ICU patients: a randomized controlled trial
IntroductionIntensive care unit (ICU) environmental factors such as noise and light have been cited as important causes of sleep deprivation in critically ill patients. Previous studies indicatedExpand
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Decreased Prefrontal Myo-Inositol in Major Depressive Disorder
BACKGROUND Postmortem studies have shown robust prefrontal cortex glial losses and more subtle neuronal changes in major depressive disorder (MDD). Earlier proton magnetic resonance spectroscopyExpand
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Depression Symptoms have a Greater Impact on the 1-Year Health-Related Quality of Life Outcomes of Women Post-Myocardial Infarction Compared to Men
Objective: Several studies report that women with CAD have a poorer prognosis than men and suggest that depressive symptoms may be a contributing factor. The purpose of this study was to examineExpand
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Effect of home-based peer support on maternal-infant interactions among women with postpartum depression: a randomized, controlled trial.
Approximately 15% of new mothers experience postpartum depression, representing the most common source of maternal morbidity post-delivery. Postpartum depression may impair maternal-infantExpand
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Adverse childhood experiences are associated with spontaneous preterm birth: a case–control study
BackgroundMore than 1 in 10 infants are born prematurely worldwide, making preterm birth the leading cause of neonatal mortality and morbidity. Chronic maternal stress is increasingly recognized asExpand
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Symptoms of Acute Stress Disorder in Mothers of Premature Infants
PURPOSE:To determine whether significant symptoms of acute stress disorder (ASD) are present in mothers of premature infants in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU). SUBJECTS:Forty mothers ofExpand
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The complexity of postpartum mental health and illness: a critical realist study.
The complexity of postpartum mental health and illness: a critical realist study Postpartum depression (PPD) is a major public health issue that profoundly impacts the woman, her infant and family.Expand
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Sociodemographic factors and health conditions associated with the resilience of people with chronic diseases: a cross sectional study 1
ABSTRACT Objective: to investigate the association between resilience and sociodemographic variables and the health of people with chronic kidney disease and / or type 2 diabetes mellitus. Method: aExpand
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Transtornos mentais comuns e uso de psicofármacos em mulheres atendidas em unidades básicas de saúde em um centro urbano brasileiro
OBJETIVO: Investigar a prevalencia de transtornos mentais comuns (TMC) em mulheres atendidas em unidades de atencao basica em um centro urbano brasileiro, assim como o impacto desses transtornosExpand
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Major depression in individuals with a history of childhood physical or sexual abuse: relationship to neurovegetative features, mania, and gender.
OBJECTIVE Numerous studies have linked childhood trauma with depressive symptoms over the life span. However, it is not known whether particular neurovegetative symptom clusters or affectiveExpand
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