Lourdes Nieto

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'Jumping to conclusions' (JTC) is a reasoning bias consisting of a tendency to take a decision without having enough information about an event. It has been related to the presence of delusions. The aim of the present study was to assess the relationship between three tasks differing in complexity and concept which assess JTC and cognitive functioning in a(More)
A controlled crossover study was performed in 8 diabetic patients with chronic portal-systemic encephalopathy. After a basal period the patients were treated during periods A and B. During period A, a meat protein diet (0.8 g/kg body wt, approximately 1800 kcal/day) was consumed and neomycin plus laxatives were given. During period B patients received(More)
BACKGROUND The aim of this study was to assess point and period prevalence and incidence of perinatal depression in Mexican women. METHODS The Structured Clinical Interview for DSM-IV and the Patient Health Questionnaire (PHQ-9) were administered at three points in time to 210 women: during the third trimester of pregnancy, at six weeks and at six months(More)
AIMS This study was designed to evaluate the relationship between insight and the severity of psychotic symptomatology in a sample of patients in an acute phase of psychosis, as well as to analyze the relationship between insight and the symptomatic profile of the patient. In addition, the role of general cognitive abilities in this relationship was(More)
OBJECTIVE To explore the relationship between individual and co-occurring childhood sexual, physical, and verbal abuse, prenatal depressive (PDS) and anxiety symptoms (PAS), and history of suicidal behavior (HSB) among Mexican pregnant women at risk of depression. METHODS A sample of 357 women screened for PDS was interviewed using the Childhood(More)
OBJECTIVES To analyze the link between intimate partner violence (IPV) reported in the past year and depressive symptoms in pregnant Mexican women. MATERIAL AND METHODS The data were obtained from the National Addictions Survey (ENA) 2008. For the purposes of this paper, we analyzed a sample of women over 18 who reported being pregnant at the time of the(More)