Konstantinos Christou

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OBJECTIVE Raynaud's phenomenon (RP) is comprised of repeated episodes of colour changes of the skin of digits on cold exposure or emotional stress. The prevalence of RP in the general population is variable fluctuating between 4%-15%, among surveys. The aim of this study was to estimate the prevalence of RP in a healthy working Greek population and to(More)
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)
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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