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The effects of Guarana (Paullinia cupana) supplementation on the cognitive performance of young healthy adults – a Systematic Review

; d = 0.47) and at 6 hours (p < 0.0005; d = 0.8) post-dose in comparison with the placebo group. At the choice reaction time task, statistically significant improvements for the guarana treatment group in comparison with the placebo group were reported at 1 hour (p < 0.05; d = 0.42) and at 4 hours (p < 0.05; d = 0.31). Furthermore, at the picture recognition task, significant improvements were reported for the guarana treatment group in comparison with the placebo group at 1 hours (p < 0.05; d = 0.43), at 2.5 hours (p < 0.05 d=0.55) and at 4 hours (p < 0.005; d = 0

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Psychometric properties of the Bangla version of the Kessler Psychological Distress Scale (K6)

interviewers and/or interpreters to enhance the quality of the translation, which ensured that the translation was scientifically sound but was neither too formal nor too colloquial. A pilot survey was conducted to detect any obvious language difficulties with the translated version ( Williamson et al., 2000 ). In addition to the Bangla K6, the students in the current study completed the 10-item Center for Epidemiologic Studies Short Depression (CES-D-10) scale twice with a week’s interval between the administrations. Furthermore, students provided information on some

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Anxiety In A Dental And Maxillofacial Surgery Consulting Room: Does Previous Experience Matter?

10 13 4 7 15 22 *Only the data of those participants that responded to the cross-tabulated variables were computed in this statistics; ***No data; N– Total number of participants in each category Finally, the prevalence of dental anxiety among the groups of female folks with “a history of previous visit to a dentist” and “a history of pain experience in the past dental treatment” were found to be significantly higher than that observed among similar groups among the male folks (p-values < 0.05) ( Table 1 ). Discussion Dental

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Positive impact of clinical pharmacist interventions on antipsychotic use in patients on excessive polypharmacy evidenced in a retrospective cohort study

of Diseases and Related Health Problems (ICD-10) (details in Results). Antipsychotics were mainly prescribed by psychiatrists and other medications by GPs. Clinical pharmacist’s interventions The CP (Pharm.D.) had a specialization in clinical pharmacy (3 years) and over five years of experience working in a psychiatric hospital and in ambulatory work in primary care (e.g., daily team rounding, inpatients and outpatients consultations, medical reviews). The referred patients had a discussion with the CP that included the identification of drug-related problems

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Association of severity of depressive symptoms with sleep quality, social support and stress among Pakistani medical and dental students: A cross-sectional study

size (1200) and response distribution of 50% ( Kane, 2019 ). For regression analysis, a minimum of 194 participants were required for an anticipated effect size of 0.15 (f 2 ), alpha error of 0.05 and statistical power of 95 and 14 predictors. The participants responded to a self-administered paper based survey comprising of five parts: a) demographics b) Pittsburgh Sleep Quality Index (PSQI), c) Patient Health Questionnaire-9 (PHQ-9), d) Multidimensional Scale of Perceived Social Support (MSPSS) and e) Perceived Stress Scale-4 (PSS-4). Time for completion of the

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Impact of River Bank Erosion on Mental Health and Coping Capacity in Bangladesh

editorial office of the journal. References Aldrich, D. P., & Sawada, Y. (2015). The Physical and Social Determinants of Mortality in the 3.11 tsunami. Social Science & Medicine, 124, 66–75. 10.1016/j.socscimed.2014.11.025 Aldrich D. P. Sawada Y. 2015 The Physical and Social Determinants of Mortality in the 3.11 tsunami Social Science & Medicine 124 66 75 Aslam, N., & Kamal, A. (2015). Coping Strategies as a Predictors of Psychological Distress and Post Traumatic Growth among Flood Affected Individuals. Journals of Alcoholism and Drug

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Adherence to Mediterranean diet and risk of depression later in life. A cross sectional study in East Attica, Greece

) to screen for depressive symptoms and to estimate the prevalence of depression in this particular population group. Patients with scores of 0–5 are considered normal; a score of 6–10 indicates moderate depression; and 11–15 indicates severe depression ( Fountoulakis et al., 1999 , Yesavage et al., 1982 ). In order to quantify the presence of sleep disturbances, the Athens Insomnia Scale (AIS-8 items) was administered to all the participants. Each item of the scale is rated 0–3 (0: no problem and 3: serious problem). Scores ≥ 6 indicate diagnosis of insomnia

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Barriers and facilitators to conducting research by early career psychiatrists: a literature review

Association for Academic Psychiatry, vol. 30, no. 1, pp. 16–22. 10.1176/appi.ap.30.1.16 Balon R. Heninger G. & Belitsky R. 2006 ‘Medical school research pipeline: medical student research experience in psychiatry’ Academic Psychiatry : the journal of the American Association of Directors of Psychiatric Residency Training and the Association for Academic Psychiatry vol. 30 no. 1 16 22 Bartels, S.J., Lebowitz, B.D., Reynolds, C.F., 3rd, Bruce, M.L., Halpain, M., Faison, W.E. & Kirwin, P.D. 2010, ‘Programs for developing the pipeline of early

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The Vulnerability and Resiliency of Childhood

. Optimizing Health Literacy for Improved Clinical Practices 2018; 175 – 197 Hershey, PA Medical Information Science Reference Beutel ME, Tibubos AN, Klein EM, Schmutzer G, Reiner I, Kocalevent R.-D, Brähler, E. Childhood adversities and distress - The role of resilience in a representative sample. PLOS ONE. 2017;12(3):e0173826. 10.1371/journal.pone.0173826 Beutel ME Tibubos AN Klein EM Schmutzer G Reiner I Kocalevent R.-D Brähler E. Childhood adversities and distress - The role of resilience in a representative sample PLOS ONE 2017

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Nicolai Hartmanns Critical Ontology and the Critical Realism of the Berlin School of Gestalt Psychology
A Fictional Dialogue about an Unwritten Dissertation

rise and fall of the Graz School. Gestalt Theory 21 , 2, 140-158. Chrudzimski, A. (2007). Gegenstandstheorie und Theorie der Intentionalität bei Alexius Meinong . Berlin: Springer. D’Anna, G. (2016). Nicolai Hartmann und Gestalttheoretische Psychologie: Ein unwahrscheinliches Treffen (Diskussionsbeitrag). Gestalt Theory 38 , 1, 65-74. Duncker, K. (englisch: 1939, deutsch: 2003). Ethische Relativität? In H. Boege & H.-J.P. Walter (Hrsg.). (2008), 64-80. Duncker, K. (englisch: 1941/42, deutsch: 2002). Über Lust, Emotion und Streben. In H

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