Maeng Je Cho

Summary

Affiliation: Seoul National University
Country: Korea

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Prevalence, clinical correlations, comorbidities, and suicidal tendencies in pathological Korean gamblers: results from the Korean Epidemiologic Catchment Area Study
    Subin Park
    Department of Psychiatry, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 388 1 Pungnap 2dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul, 138 736, South Korea
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 45:621-9. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of symptoms of depression in a nationwide sample of Korean adults
    M J Cho
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, Seoul National University, Korea
    Psychiatry Res 81:341-52. 1998
  3. pmc Comorbid mental disorders among the patients with alcohol abuse and dependence in Korea
    Maeng Je Cho
    Department of Psychiatry, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 17:236-41. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Brain single photon emission computed tomography findings in depressive pseudodementia patients
    Maeng Je Cho
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Clinical Research Institute, Seoul National University College of Medicine and Hospital, 28 Yongon Dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul, 110 744 South Korea
    J Affect Disord 69:159-66. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Lifetime and 12-month prevalence of DSM-IV psychiatric disorders among Korean adults
    Maeng Je Cho
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, Institute of Human Behavioral Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    J Nerv Ment Dis 195:203-10. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Prevalence, correlates, comorbidities, and suicidal tendencies of premenstrual dysphoric disorder in a nationwide sample of Korean women
    Jin Pyo Hong
    Department of Psychiatry, Asan Medical Center, Ulsan University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 47:1937-45. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Lifetime risk and age of onset distributions of psychiatric disorders: analysis of national sample survey in South Korea
    Maeng Je Cho
    Department of Psychiatry, Seoul National University College of Medicine and Hospital, Seoul, South Korea
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 47:671-81. 2012
  8. doi request reprint DSM-IV psychiatric comorbidity according to symptoms of insomnia: a nationwide sample of Korean adults
    Byung Soo Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Bucheon Medical Center for the Elderly, Bucheon si, South Korea
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 47:2019-33. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Prevalence, correlates, and comorbidities of adult ADHD symptoms in Korea: results of the Korean epidemiologic catchment area study
    Subin Park
    Department of Psychiatry, Ulsan University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Psychiatry Res 186:378-83. 2011
  10. pmc Restless legs syndrome in a community sample of Korean adults: prevalence, impact on quality of life, and association with DSM-IV psychiatric disorders
    Seong Jin Cho
    Department of Psychiatry, Gachon University of Medicine and Science, Incheon, South Korea
    Sleep 32:1069-76. 2009

Collaborators

  • In Won Chung
  • Guk Hee Suh
  • Jun Soo Kwon
  • In Kyoon Lyoo
  • Hochang B Lee
  • Moon Doo Kim
  • Chang Yoon Kim
  • Sang Chul Park
  • June Key Chung
  • Changsu Han
  • Moon Ho Park
  • Min Sup Shin
  • D S Lee
  • Sung Man Chang
  • Hong Jin Jeon
  • Jin Pyo Hong
  • Jun Young Lee
  • Jae Nam Bae
  • Seong Jin Cho
  • Bong Jin Hahm
  • Byung Soo Kim
  • Jong Ik Park
  • Seung Ho Ryu
  • Jeong Lan Kim
  • Ki Woong Kim
  • Jee Hoon Sohn
  • Shin Kyum Kim
  • Seok Woo Moon
  • Joon Hyuk Park
  • Jin Hyeong Jhoo
  • Jong Chul Yoon
  • Young Moon Lee
  • Jin Yeong Kim
  • Won Hyoung Kim
  • Tae Hui Kim
  • Ji Yeon Kang
  • Nam Jin Lee
  • Jung Jae Lee
  • Jong Inn Woo
  • Chang Uk Lee
  • Bong Jo Kim
  • Seok Bum Lee
  • Young Kyung Sunwoo
  • Seung Hee Won
  • Hong Suk Jang
  • Seon Uk Kim
  • Oh Su Han
  • Su Jeong Seong
  • Seung Hee Ahn
  • Ji Min Ryu
  • Myung Chul Lee
  • Seolmin Kim
  • Hyun Ghang Jeong
  • Ji Won Han
  • Yeon Kyung Chi
  • Jae Sung Lee
  • Shyn Kyum Kim
  • Hyejin Kang
  • Hee Ryung Wang
  • Jungwoo Son
  • Yu Kyeong Kim
  • Il Han Choo
  • Shinkyum Kim
  • Jong Ho Shin
  • Jae Seung Chang
  • Eun Kee Chung
  • Jong Han Park
  • Yong Seoung Choi
  • Jang Kyu Kim
  • Hee Yeon Jung
  • Ahn Bae
  • Tongwoo Suh
  • You Ra Lee
  • Jae Yong Jeon
  • Joon Ho Ahn

Detail Information

Publications41

  1. doi request reprint Prevalence, clinical correlations, comorbidities, and suicidal tendencies in pathological Korean gamblers: results from the Korean Epidemiologic Catchment Area Study
    Subin Park
    Department of Psychiatry, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 388 1 Pungnap 2dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul, 138 736, South Korea
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 45:621-9. 2010
    ..Based on the National Epidemiological Survey of Psychiatric Disorders in South Korea conducted in 2006, we examined the prevalence, clinical correlations, comorbidities, and suicidal tendencies of pathological gamblers in the community...
  2. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of symptoms of depression in a nationwide sample of Korean adults
    M J Cho
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, Seoul National University, Korea
    Psychiatry Res 81:341-52. 1998
    ..In this report, female gender, fewer than 13 years of education, and disrupted marriage (widowed/divorced/separated) proved to be statistically significant predictors of severe, definite symptoms of depression...
  3. pmc Comorbid mental disorders among the patients with alcohol abuse and dependence in Korea
    Maeng Je Cho
    Department of Psychiatry, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 17:236-41. 2002
    ..The presence of comorbid psychiatric disorders was associated with a more severe form and the later onset of alcohol disorders, and associated with help-seeking for alcohol abuse/dependence...
  4. ncbi request reprint Brain single photon emission computed tomography findings in depressive pseudodementia patients
    Maeng Je Cho
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Clinical Research Institute, Seoul National University College of Medicine and Hospital, 28 Yongon Dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul, 110 744 South Korea
    J Affect Disord 69:159-66. 2002
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Lifetime and 12-month prevalence of DSM-IV psychiatric disorders among Korean adults
    Maeng Je Cho
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, Institute of Human Behavioral Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    J Nerv Ment Dis 195:203-10. 2007
    ..The prevalence of psychiatric disorders was higher than those observed in other East-Asian countries and most European countries, but lower than that in the United States. Alcohol use disorder was particularly high in Korea...
  6. doi request reprint Prevalence, correlates, comorbidities, and suicidal tendencies of premenstrual dysphoric disorder in a nationwide sample of Korean women
    Jin Pyo Hong
    Department of Psychiatry, Asan Medical Center, Ulsan University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 47:1937-45. 2012
    ..We examined the prevalence, correlates, comorbidities, and suicidal tendencies of premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD) according to the DSM-IV criteria in a nationwide sample of Korean women...
  7. doi request reprint Lifetime risk and age of onset distributions of psychiatric disorders: analysis of national sample survey in South Korea
    Maeng Je Cho
    Department of Psychiatry, Seoul National University College of Medicine and Hospital, Seoul, South Korea
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 47:671-81. 2012
    ..The present study represents the first attempt at examining variation across Korean cohorts with respect to lifetime risk of DSM-IV psychiatric disorders...
  8. doi request reprint DSM-IV psychiatric comorbidity according to symptoms of insomnia: a nationwide sample of Korean adults
    Byung Soo Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Bucheon Medical Center for the Elderly, Bucheon si, South Korea
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 47:2019-33. 2012
    ..This study investigated the differences in sociodemographic correlates and psychiatric comorbidity between the four symptoms of insomnia in the general population of South Korea...
  9. doi request reprint Prevalence, correlates, and comorbidities of adult ADHD symptoms in Korea: results of the Korean epidemiologic catchment area study
    Subin Park
    Department of Psychiatry, Ulsan University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Psychiatry Res 186:378-83. 2011
    ....
  10. pmc Restless legs syndrome in a community sample of Korean adults: prevalence, impact on quality of life, and association with DSM-IV psychiatric disorders
    Seong Jin Cho
    Department of Psychiatry, Gachon University of Medicine and Science, Incheon, South Korea
    Sleep 32:1069-76. 2009
    ..We assessed the prevalence, correlates, quality of life, and psychiatric comorbidity of RLS in South Korea...
  11. doi request reprint Comparison of treated and untreated major depressive disorder in a nationwide sample of Korean adults
    Subin Park
    Department of Psychiatry, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 388 1 Pungnap 2dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul, South Korea
    Community Ment Health J 48:363-71. 2012
    ..Treatment-seeking by individuals with MDD is affected by socio-cultural factors such as misconception and stigma of mental illness, as well as severity of depression and comorbid conditions...
  12. doi request reprint Lifetime prevalence and correlates of suicidal ideation, plan, and single and multiple attempts in a Korean nationwide study
    Hong Jin Jeon
    Department of Psychiatry, Depression Center, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    J Nerv Ment Dis 198:643-6. 2010
    ..In conclusion, suicidal behaviors are highly prevalent in Korea, especially in young adults. Bipolar disorder was the most strongly associated disorder with suicide attempts, more with multiple attempts...
  13. doi request reprint Illiteracy and the incidence of Alzheimer's disease in the Yonchon County survey, Korea
    Jun Young Lee
    Department of Psychiatry, Seoul National University Boramae Hospital, Korea
    Int Psychogeriatr 20:976-85. 2008
    ..This study aims to establish the incidence rates of Alzheimer's disease (AD) and to understand the relations between illiteracy and AD in the Korean Yonchon survey cohort...
  14. ncbi request reprint Cross-national difference in the prevalence of depression caused by the diagnostic threshold
    Sung Man Chang
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Seoul National University Hospital, 28 Yongon Dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul 110 744, South Korea
    J Affect Disord 106:159-67. 2008
    ..According to published reports, the prevalence rates of major depressive disorder (MDD) in East-Asian countries are lower than in the West, but the reasons for this difference have not been fully investigated...
  15. doi request reprint Psychiatric morbidities, sleep disturbances, suicidality, and quality-of-life in a community population with medically unexplained pain in Korea
    Subin Park
    Department of Psychiatry, Asan Medical Center, Ulsan University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Psychiatry Res 198:509-15. 2012
    ..The results of this study suggest that clinicians should carefully evaluate and treat comorbid psychiatric problems in individuals with MUS-pain...
  16. doi request reprint Relationship between physical activity and mental health in a nationwide sample of Korean adults
    Subin Park
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, South Korea
    Psychosomatics 52:65-73. 2011
    ..There is widespread recognition of the effect of physical activity on mental health. The authors examined the relationships between physical activity and mental health in a nationwide sample of Korean adults...
  17. pmc Relationships of mental disorders and weight status in the Korean adult population
    Young Kyung Sunwoo
    Department of Psychiatry, Inha University College of Medicine, Incheon, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 26:108-15. 2011
    ..These results suggest that the differences of traditional cultures and races might have an important effect on the associations between the weight status and mental disorders...
  18. doi request reprint Relationships of sleep duration with sociodemographic and health-related factors, psychiatric disorders and sleep disturbances in a community sample of Korean adults
    Subin Park
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, South Korea
    J Sleep Res 19:567-77. 2010
    ..Short or long sleep is associated with psychiatric disorders and/or sleep disturbance, therefore attention to the mental health of short or long sleepers is needed...
  19. ncbi request reprint Lifetime and current prevalence of mental disorders among homeless men in Korea
    Oh Su Han
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, University of Ulsan, Asan Medical Center, 388 1 Poongnap dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul 138 736, Republic of Korea
    J Nerv Ment Dis 191:272-5. 2003
  20. doi request reprint The role of vascular risk factors in the development of DED syndrome among an elderly community sample
    Byung Soo Kim
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28 Yeongeon dong, Jongno gu, Seoul, 110 744, Republic of Korea
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 19:104-14. 2011
    ..To clarify the role of vascular risk factors in the development of depression-executive dysfunction (DED) syndrome and to investigate the distinct clinical presentation of DED syndrome...
  21. pmc Prevalence, correlates, and comorbidity of 12-Month tobacco dependence among ever-smokers in South Korea, during 1984-2001
    Hong Jin Jeon
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, Institute of Human Behavioral Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 23:207-12. 2008
    ..Individuals with 12-month TD showed higher comorbidity with alcohol dependence than ever-smokers without TD...
  22. ncbi request reprint Partial versus full PTSD in the Korean community: prevalence, duration, correlates, comorbidity, and dysfunctions
    Hong Jin Jeon
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, Institute of Human Behavioral Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Depress Anxiety 24:577-85. 2007
    ..In conclusion, partial PTSD did not differ significantly from full PTSD in terms of duration, comorbidity, and dysfunction, but they differed markedly in terms of associated trauma types...
  23. doi request reprint Normative study of the category fluency test (CFT) from nationwide data on community-dwelling elderly in Korea
    Seung Ho Ryu
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Konkuk University, Konkuk University Medical Center, 4 12, Hwayangdong, Gwanggingu, 143 729, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 54:305-9. 2012
    ..We determined the influence of demographic characteristics on the categorical verbal fluency and to provided its' normative data for the community-dwelling elderly with diverse educational attainment...
  24. pmc Economic burden of schizophrenia in South Korea
    Sung Man Chang
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, Institute of Human Behavioral Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 23:167-75. 2008
    ..1 million (2,698.3 billion Won). Unemployment was identified as the largest component of overall cost. These findings demonstrate that schizophrenia is not rare, and that represents a substantial economic burden...
  25. doi request reprint Regional cerebral blood flow abnormalities associated with apathy and depression in Alzheimer disease
    Ji Yeon Kang
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Seoul National University, Yungun Dong, Seoul, Korea
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 26:217-24. 2012
    ..We suggest that this finding may indicate that apathy and depression in AD patients involve distinct functional circuits...
  26. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of DSM-IV major mental disorders among Korean adults: A 2006 National Epidemiologic Survey (KECA-R)
    Maeng Je Cho
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, Seoul National University Hospital, 28 Yeongeon dong, Jongno gu, Seoul 110 744, South Korea
    Asian J Psychiatr 3:26-30. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to estimate the prevalence of the DSM-IV major mental disorders in the Korean population using the Korean version of Composite International Diagnostic Interview (K-CIDI)...
  27. doi request reprint Mental health service use in a nationwide sample of Korean adults
    Seong Jin Cho
    Department of Psychiatry, Gachon University of Medicine and Science, Incheon, South Korea
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 44:943-51. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the use of mental health services, determinants of use and barriers to use...
  28. doi request reprint Unplanned versus planned suicide attempters, precipitants, methods, and an association with mental disorders in a Korea-based community sample
    Hong Jin Jeon
    Department of Psychiatry, Depression Center, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    J Affect Disord 127:274-80. 2010
    ..Studies have consistently reported that a considerable proportion of suicidal attempts are unplanned. We have performed the first direct comparison between planned and unplanned attempts including associated methods and precipitants...
  29. pmc Prevalence of the major mental disorders among the Korean elderly
    Maeng Je Cho
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 26:1-10. 2011
    ..6% of elderly population and additionally, 22% to 58% of the elderly were found to have sleep difficulties. Thus major mental disorders are already prevalent among the Korean elderly and are likely to increase rapidly...
  30. ncbi request reprint Quantitative analysis of ataxic gait in patients with schizophrenia: the influence of age and visual control
    Hong Jin Jeon
    Department of Psychiatry, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Psychiatry Res 152:155-64. 2007
    ..This implies that a dysfunction of the visuo-cerebellar circuit in patients with schizophrenia increases according to age...
  31. doi request reprint Interactive influences of demographics on the Mini-Mental State Examination (MMSE) and the demographics-adjusted norms for MMSE in elderly Koreans
    Jeong Lan Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Chungnam National University Hospital, Daejeon, Korea
    Int Psychogeriatr 24:642-50. 2012
    ..Conclusions: We provide contemporary education-, age-, and gender-stratified norms for the MMSE, derived from a large, community-dwelling elderly Korean population sample, which could be useful in evaluating individual MMSE scores. ..
  32. doi request reprint Economic burden of depression in South Korea
    Sung Man Chang
    Department of Psychiatry, Kyungpook National University Hospital and School of Medicine, Daegu, South Korea
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 47:683-9. 2012
    ..5%. Depressive disorders may lead to disability, premature death, and severe suffering of patients and their families. This study estimates the economic burden of depression in Korea from a societal perspective...
  33. doi request reprint Restless legs syndrome in older people: a community-based study on its prevalence and association with major depressive disorder in older Korean adults
    Won Hyoung Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Inha University Hospital, Incheon, Korea
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 27:565-72. 2012
    ..The prevalence of restless legs syndrome (RLS) and its relationship with the demographic variables in an older Korean population were examined...
  34. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of alcohol use disorder in a South Korean community--changes in the pattern of prevalence over the past 15 years
    Bong Jin Hahm
    Dept of Neuropsychiatry, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, South Korea
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 40:114-9. 2005
    ..This study investigated the prevalence of alcohol use disorder in a Korean community and compared the results with 1984 epidemiological data...
  35. ncbi request reprint Neural correlates of clinical symptoms and cognitive dysfunctions in obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Jun Soo Kwon
    BK 21 Human Life Sciences, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28 Yongon Dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul 110 744, South Korea
    Psychiatry Res 122:37-47. 2003
    ..In particular, the frontal-subcortical circuits might mediate not only symptomatic expression but also cognitive expression in patients with OCD...
  36. ncbi request reprint Community study of dementia in the older Korean rural population
    Guk Hee Suh
    Department of Psychiatry, Hallym University Medical Center, Hangang Sacred Heart Hospital, Seoul, South Korea
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 37:606-12. 2003
    ....
  37. pmc Prevalence, work-loss days and quality of life of community dwelling subjects with depressive symptoms
    Jee Hoon Sohn
    Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 28:280-6. 2013
    ..These findings support the dimensional or spectrum approach to depressive disorder in the community and might be the missing link between the apparent low prevalence of depressive disorder and high suicide rate in Korea...
  38. doi request reprint A nationwide survey on the prevalence of dementia and mild cognitive impairment in South Korea
    Ki Woong Kim
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Seoul National University Bundang Hospital, Seongnam, Korea
    J Alzheimers Dis 23:281-91. 2011
    ..We expect numbers of dementia patients to double every 20 years until 2050 in Korea and expect AD to account for progressively more dementia cases in the future...
  39. ncbi request reprint Intellect declines in healthy elderly subjects and cerebellum
    Jun Young Lee
    Department of Psychiatry, Clinical Research Institute, Seoul National University College of Medicine and Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 59:45-51. 2005
    ..The current study suggests that the cerebellum may play an important role in changes of intellectual capacity in old age...
  40. pmc The Relationship between Religion and Mental Disorders in a Korean Population
    Jong Ik Park
    Department of Psychiatry, Kangwon National University College of Medicine, Chuncheon, Korea
    Psychiatry Investig 9:29-35. 2012
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint Development of the Korean version of the Geriatric Depression Scale and its short form among elderly psychiatric patients
    Jae Nam Bae
    Department of Psychiatry, Inha University Hospital, Incheon, South Korea
    J Psychosom Res 57:297-305. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the diagnostic validity of the Korean version of the Geriatric Depression Scale (GDS-K) and its short form among elderly psychiatric patients...