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    Prevalence of perceived depression and anxiety among hypertensives attending imo specialist hospital owerri, Nigeria

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-5460.000051

    Published On: August 05, 2020 | Pages: 045 - 049

    Author(s): Chikere Ifeanyi Casmir Ebirim*, Ugonma Winnie Dozie, Somtochukwu Mercy Orji, Angela Juliet Uka-Okali, Uchenna Launa Iwumune, Queen KenechukwuDozie, Leo clinton Chukwu, Ekundayo Babajide Otuyelu, Chidiebere Peter Echieh, Uchenna Ewelike, Emmanuel Adeyemi Odumeru, Alvan Ifeanyi Okene, Uchenna Francis Agu and Maureen Maduagwu
    Background: Depression is a burdensome disease of global importance, and although prevalent, it is mostly undiagnosed in patients with hypertension. Anxiety is another significant factor associated with increased Blood Pressure and is an independent predictor of future hypertension. The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence of depression and anxiety among ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Amnesia: Definition, main models, classifications, neurobiological profiles and clinical treatments

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-5460.000050

    Published On: June 27, 2020 | Pages: 037 - 044

    Author(s): Giulio Perrotta*
    This work focuses on the theme of amnesia and in particular on the clinical, psychopathological and neurophysiological elements. It is evident that the resolution of the amnestic condition depends mainly on the clinical cause that originates it and therefore on its management and recovery. Amnesia is therefore a symptom of a more extensive pathological condition, whic ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    The mental health and wellbeing of medical students-A case study reflection

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-5460.000049

    Published On: June 22, 2020 | Pages: 033 - 036

    Author(s): Arunpreet Sahota*
    Introduction: Depression is one of the most commonly diagnosed mental disorders among adults, previously seen as an acute and self-limiting illness, but is now recognised as a chronic, lifelong illness. The importance of mental health and wellbeing has been recognised among young adults and moreover healthcare professionals. Interviewing a patient with chronic anxiet ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Quarantine time in Venice: ‘Weaving thoughts’ looking forward to a place to live together

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-5460.000048

    Published On: June 17, 2020 | Pages: 030 - 032

    Author(s): Luca Caldironi*
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    Monitoring problems in suicide action

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-5460.000047

    Published On: June 06, 2020 | Pages: 023 - 029

    Author(s): Valach Ladislav*
    Considering suicide in action terms and pointing out that it a distorted action, we describe some of the distortions as problems in self- and action- monitoring. Problems in pain, emotion and awareness as self- and action-monitoring systems were found in suicide actions and projects. We expanded these by the conception of a suicide action in its self-monitoring functi ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    A narrative review of major depressive disorder in children and adolescents

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-5460.000046

    Published On: May 06, 2020 | Pages: 019 - 022

    Author(s): Pratibha Gehlawat and Virender Kumar Gehlawat
    Major depressive disorder is a substantial health problem that affects people of all ages. Researchers have estimated that 2-6% of children and adolescents in the community suffer from depression. Major depressive disorder in children and adolescents is a chronic and relapsing condition, which does not remits spontaneously. A major proportion of depression in children ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    History of depression through the ages

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-5460.000045

    Published On: May 06, 2020 | Pages: 010 - 018

    Author(s): Michel Bourin*
    Depressive thoughts appeared from the origins of Humanity. They are found in philosophical writings and in literature since Antiquity. They have been approached in a religious or medical way since always, with conceptions which sometimes mixed physiological and mystical explanations. With the advent of psychiatry as a medical discipline, depressive disorder was includ ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Posttraumatic stress disorder concerning the end of the covid-19 lockdown: A mini review

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-5460.000044

    Published On: April 15, 2020 | Pages: 006 - 009

    Author(s): Michel Bourin*
    Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) occurs generally two months after an acute stress. We challenge the opportunity to observe an increase of PTSD after the end of the confinement induced by the pandemic of covid-19. PTSD can develop in response to exposure to an extremely stressful or traumatic event, or an exceptionally threatening situation. Examples include rape, ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Oxytocin and the role of “regulator of emotions”: Definition, neurobiochemical and clinical contexts, practical applications and contraindications

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-5460.000043

    Published On: April 10, 2020 | Pages: 001 - 005

    Author(s): Giulio Perrotta*
    In the field of neuroscience applied to emotions and affects, some hormones have been studied for their relational and social activation capacity. Among these, the peptide hormone called oxytocin, long known for the induction of birth contractions and other physiological functions, is involved in attachment, confidence and reduction of anxiety, facilitating the stabil ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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