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Methamphetamine‐induced psychosis is associated with DNA hypomethylation and increased expression of AKT1 and key dopaminergic genes
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In general, methamphetamine dependency is associated with reduced DNA methylation and corresponding increase in expression of several key genes involved in the pathogenesis of psychotic disorders, which is consistent with the use of methyl rich diet for prevention or suppression of psychosis in these patients. Expand
National and sub-national prevalence, trend, and burden of mental disorders and substance abuse in Iran: 1990 - 2013, study protocol.
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The study of National and sub-national prevalence, trend, and burden of mental disorders and substance abuse in Iran provides valuable convincing evidences for policy makers and other stakeholders for more evidence-based priority setting, resource allocation, interventions, service providing, and evaluation. Expand
Bibliographic Characteristics and the Time Course of Published Studies About Gender Dysphoria: 1970–2011
ABSTRACT Introduction: Gender dysphoria (GD) is a disorder used to describe a person whose clinical diagnosis is a strong and persistent desire to live as a person of the opposite gender. In thisExpand
Psychometric properties of the Persian version of the Geriatric Anxiety Inventory (GAI-PV) and its short form
TLDR
Sound psychometric properties of the GAI-PV suggest that the instrument could be used successfully as an accurate screening instrument in the elderly Iranian population. Expand
Making a symbolic gesture: a qualitative examination of self-immolation in Iran
Self-immolation is one of the most dramatic methods of committing suicide. Some regions in Iran have a high prevalence of suicide by this method. This study aims to understand and explore theExpand
450 – The Epidemiology of Transsexualism in Iran
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The sex ratio of GID near 1:1 in Iran may indicate that fewer MTF GID subjects seek help in Iran than other countries, as well as changes in the sex ratios of male to female (MTF) and female to male (FTM) GIDs. Expand
The relationship between marital satisfaction with demographics characteristics in the population of Tehran 2016
Abstract Background and Aim: The family has important and multiple effects on various aspects of individual and social life. Marital satisfaction influences on the family. The aim of current studyExpand
Mania precipitated by opioid withdrawal: a retrospective study.
TLDR
Emergence of mania following opioid withdrawal could be partly explained by mood stabilizing effects of opioids, and the duration of use and withdrawal method might play a role. Expand
Psychometric properties of the Persian version of the Geriatric Anxiety Inventory (GAI-PV) and its short form
TLDR
Sound psychometric properties of the GAI-PV suggest that the instrument could be used successfully as an accurate screening instrument in the elderly Iranian population. Expand
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