psychophysiologic disorders

Summary

Summary: A group of disorders characterized by physical symptoms that are affected by emotional factors and involve a single organ system, usually under AUTONOMIC NERVOUS SYSTEM control. (American Psychiatric Glossary, 1988)

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Psychological evaluation after cardiac transplantation: the integration of different criteria
    S Grandi
    Department of Psychology, University of Bologna, Italy
    Psychother Psychosom 70:176-83. 2001
  2. doi Type D personality and chronic pain: construct and concurrent validity of the DS14
    Michael D Barnett
    Department of Educational Psychology, University of Houston, Houston, TX, USA
    J Clin Psychol Med Settings 16:194-9. 2009
  3. ncbi Psychological factors affecting medical condition: a new proposal for DSM-V
    Giovanni A Fava
    Department of Psychology, University of Bologna, Viale Berti Pichat 5, 40127 Bologna, Italy
    Psychosomatics 48:103-11. 2007
  4. doi Criteria for psychosomatic research (DCPR) in the medical setting
    Piero Porcelli
    Psychosomatic Unit, IRCCS De Bellis Hospital, Via Turi 27, 70010 Castellana Grotte, Bari, Italy
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 12:246-54. 2010
  5. doi Psychogenic movement disorders
    Amitabh Gupta
    Toronto Western Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Curr Opin Neurol 22:430-6. 2009
  6. ncbi Psychological assessment in cardiac rehabilitation
    Chiara Rafanelli
    Department of Psychology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Psychother Psychosom 72:343-9. 2003
  7. doi Diagnosis and measurement of subjective incompetence: the clinical hallmark of demoralization
    Cheryl A Cockram
    James A Haley Veterans Hospital, and University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
    Psychother Psychosom 78:342-5. 2009
  8. pmc Social capital in relation to depression, musculoskeletal pain, and psychosomatic symptoms: a cross-sectional study of a large population-based cohort of Swedish adolescents
    Cecilia Aslund
    Centre for Clinical Research, Uppsala University, Central Hospital of Västerås, S 72189 Västerås, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 10:715. 2010
  9. ncbi Reviewing the effort-reward imbalance model: drawing up the balance of 45 empirical studies
    Natasja van Vegchel
    Department of Social and Organizational Psychology, Utrecht University, P O Box 80 140, 3508 TC Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Soc Sci Med 60:1117-31. 2005
  10. ncbi Systematic review of the comorbidity of irritable bowel syndrome with other disorders: what are the causes and implications?
    William E Whitehead
    Division of Digestive Diseases and Center for Functional Gastrointestinal and Motility Disorders, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Gastroenterology 122:1140-56. 2002

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  1. ncbi Psychological evaluation after cardiac transplantation: the integration of different criteria
    S Grandi
    Department of Psychology, University of Bologna, Italy
    Psychother Psychosom 70:176-83. 2001
    ..The aim of this study was to compare these new criteria (Diagnostic Criteria for Psychosomatic Research, DCPR) with DSM-IV in a population where a high prevalence of psychological problems is expected (heart-transplanted patients)...
  2. doi Type D personality and chronic pain: construct and concurrent validity of the DS14
    Michael D Barnett
    Department of Educational Psychology, University of Houston, Houston, TX, USA
    J Clin Psychol Med Settings 16:194-9. 2009
    ..Considerations for clinical practice and research are discussed...
  3. ncbi Psychological factors affecting medical condition: a new proposal for DSM-V
    Giovanni A Fava
    Department of Psychology, University of Bologna, Viale Berti Pichat 5, 40127 Bologna, Italy
    Psychosomatics 48:103-11. 2007
    ..This new classification is supported by a growing body of research evidence and is in line with psychosomatic medicine as a recognized subspecialty...
  4. doi Criteria for psychosomatic research (DCPR) in the medical setting
    Piero Porcelli
    Psychosomatic Unit, IRCCS De Bellis Hospital, Via Turi 27, 70010 Castellana Grotte, Bari, Italy
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 12:246-54. 2010
    ..The implications for classification purposes (DSM-V) are also discussed...
  5. doi Psychogenic movement disorders
    Amitabh Gupta
    Toronto Western Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Curr Opin Neurol 22:430-6. 2009
    ..This review summarizes the progress made in the area of psychogenic movement disorders (PMDs) over the past 2 years, and a simplified classification of diagnostic certainty is proposed that incorporates electrophysiological assessment...
  6. ncbi Psychological assessment in cardiac rehabilitation
    Chiara Rafanelli
    Department of Psychology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Psychother Psychosom 72:343-9. 2003
    ..While there has been an upsurge of interest in the psychiatric correlates of myocardial infarction, little is known about the presence of psychological distress in the setting of cardiac rehabilitation...
  7. doi Diagnosis and measurement of subjective incompetence: the clinical hallmark of demoralization
    Cheryl A Cockram
    James A Haley Veterans Hospital, and University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
    Psychother Psychosom 78:342-5. 2009
    ..This article presents the development and application of a method to diagnose and measure subjective incompetence, the clinical hallmark of demoralization...
  8. pmc Social capital in relation to depression, musculoskeletal pain, and psychosomatic symptoms: a cross-sectional study of a large population-based cohort of Swedish adolescents
    Cecilia Aslund
    Centre for Clinical Research, Uppsala University, Central Hospital of Västerås, S 72189 Västerås, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 10:715. 2010
    ..The present study investigated whether two measures of subjective social capital were related to psychosomatic symptoms, musculoskeletal pain, and depression in a large population of Swedish adolescents...
  9. ncbi Reviewing the effort-reward imbalance model: drawing up the balance of 45 empirical studies
    Natasja van Vegchel
    Department of Social and Organizational Psychology, Utrecht University, P O Box 80 140, 3508 TC Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Soc Sci Med 60:1117-31. 2005
    ..Based on these review results suggestions for future research are proposed...
  10. ncbi Systematic review of the comorbidity of irritable bowel syndrome with other disorders: what are the causes and implications?
    William E Whitehead
    Division of Digestive Diseases and Center for Functional Gastrointestinal and Motility Disorders, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Gastroenterology 122:1140-56. 2002
    ..The aims of this study were to (1) assess comorbidity in 3 areas: gastrointestinal disorders, psychiatric disorders, and nongastrointestinal somatic disorders; and (2) evaluate explanatory hypotheses...
  11. doi Psychosocial functioning in consultation-liaison psychiatry patients: influence of psychosomatic syndromes, psychopathology and somatization
    Piero Porcelli
    Psychosomatic Unit, IRCCS De Bellis Hospital, Via Turi, Castellana Grotte IT 70010, Italy
    Psychother Psychosom 78:352-8. 2009
    ..This study investigated whether the Diagnostic Criteria for Psychosomatic Research (DCPR) were able to predict psychosocial functioning in addition to psychiatric diagnoses and somatization in consultation-liaison psychiatry (CLP) patients...
  12. ncbi Assessment of psychological distress in the setting of medical disease
    G A Fava
    Department of Psychology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Psychother Psychosom 70:171-5. 2001
    ..Preliminary results obtained with the combination of DSM and DCPR criteria appear to be promising...
  13. doi The spectrum of anxiety disorders in the medically ill
    Giovanni A Fava
    Department of Psychology, University of Bologna, Viale Berti Pichat 5, Bologna, Italy
    J Clin Psychiatry 71:910-4. 2010
    ..The purpose of this cross-sectional study was to assess the prevalence and characteristics of anxiety disorders in the medically ill...
  14. ncbi Psychological factors affecting eating disorders
    Secondo Fassino
    Universita degli Studi di Torino, Eating Disorders Centre Molinette Hospital, Torino, Italy
    Adv Psychosom Med 28:141-68. 2007
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  15. ncbi Psychosomatic assessment of skin diseases in clinical practice
    Angelo Picardi
    Dermatological Institute IDI IRCCS, Rome, Italy
    Psychother Psychosom 74:315-22. 2005
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  16. ncbi Interrater reliability, prevalence, and relation to ICD-10 diagnoses of the Diagnostic Criteria for Psychosomatic Research in consultation-liaison psychiatry patients
    Gian Maria Galeazzi
    Consultation Liaison Psychiatry Service, Department of Neuroscience TCR, Section of Psychiatry, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Psychosomatics 45:386-93. 2004
    ..DCPR criteria appear to be a useful, reliable, and promising approach in the assessment and description of psychological distress in medical patients. They may serve as a focus of intervention studies in this population...
  17. doi Subtyping depression in the medically ill by cluster analysis
    Jenny Guidi
    Laboratory of Psychosomatics and Clinimetrics, Department of Psychology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    J Affect Disord 132:383-8. 2011
    ..The aim of this investigation was to use both DSM-IV comorbidity and the Diagnostic Criteria for Psychosomatic Research (DCPR) for characterizing depression in the medically ill...
  18. ncbi Use of the Diagnostic Criteria for Psychosomatic Research (DCPR) in a community sample
    Lara Mangelli
    Department of Psychology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Psychosomatics 47:143-6. 2006
    ..Other syndromes (demoralization, persistent somatization) that have been frequently found in medically ill persons were uncommon in this general-population sample...
  19. ncbi Health psychology: what is an unhealthy environment and how does it get under the skin?
    S E Taylor
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles 90095 1563, USA
    Annu Rev Psychol 48:411-47. 1997
    ..A healthy environment, in contrast, provides safety, opportunities for social integration, and the ability to predict and/or control aspects of that environment...
  20. ncbi Psychological factors associated with self-reported sensitivity to mobile phones
    G James Rubin
    King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, London, United Kingdom
    J Psychosom Res 64:1-9; discussion 11-2. 2008
    ..Research suggests that electromagnetic fields do not trigger these symptoms. In this study, we examined the differences between these two "sensitive" groups and healthy controls...
  21. ncbi Subjective health complaints in adolescence. A cross-national comparison of prevalence and dimensionality
    S Haugland
    Research Center for Health Promotion, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Eur J Public Health 11:4-10. 2001
    ..The purpose of this work was to study the prevalence and dimensionality of subjective health complaints in a cross-national population of adolescents...
  22. doi Neural substrates of implicit and explicit emotional processes: a unifying framework for psychosomatic medicine
    Richard D Lane
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Arizona, 1501 N Campbell Ave, Tucson, AZ 85724 5002, USA
    Psychosom Med 70:214-31. 2008
    ..The implications of this psychobiological model for research in psychosomatic medicine are discussed...
  23. ncbi New environmental illnesses: what are their characteristics?
    Peter Henningsen
    Psychother Psychosom 72:231-4. 2003
  24. ncbi Accelerometry to distinguish psychogenic from essential or parkinsonian tremor
    K E Zeuner
    Human Motor Control Section, Medical Neurology Branch, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, Bethesda, MD 20892 1428, USA
    Neurology 61:548-50. 2003
    ..Psychogenic tremors showed larger tremor frequency changes and higher intraindividual variability while tapping. Accelerometry may differentiate psychogenic from essential and parkinsonian tremor...
  25. ncbi Two different pathogenetic mechanisms in psychogenic tremor
    J Raethjen
    Department of Neurology, University of Kiel, Germany
    Neurology 63:812-5. 2004
    ..But some patients have tremor ongoing during their waking time which is unlikely to be produced voluntarily. Therefore, nonvoluntary physiologic oscillatory mechanisms must be considered...
  26. ncbi Differences in health complaints among university students from three European countries
    C Stock
    School of Public Health, University of Bielefeld, Germany
    Prev Med 37:535-43. 2003
    ..The purpose of this research was to assess the prevalence of somatic and psychosomatic health complaints in a cross-national population of university students and to study risk factors associated with health complaints...
  27. ncbi Detecting panic disorder in medical and psychosomatic outpatients: comparative validation of the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale, the Patient Health Questionnaire, a screening question, and physicians' diagnosis
    Bernd Löwe
    Department of General Internal and Psychosomatic Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Medical Hospital, Bergheimer Strasse 58, D 69115, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Psychosom Res 55:515-9. 2003
    ..Additionally, patient and physician acceptability of the screening questionnaires was investigated...
  28. ncbi Psychoneuroimmunology and psychosomatic medicine: back to the future
    Janice K Kiecolt-Glaser
    Department of Psychiatry, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Psychosom Med 64:15-28. 2002
    ..This article speculates on future directions for psychoneuroimmunology research, after reviewing the history of the field...
  29. ncbi Neuroimmunologic influences in neuropsychiatric and psychophysiologic disorders
    G Fricchione
    Department of Psychiatry, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Acta Pharmacol Sin 22:577-87. 2001
    ..This may provide new strategies for pharmacologic anti inflammatory treatments. The monocyte /macrophage, which crosses the blood brain barrier is an essential candidate cell in the study of psychoneuroimmunology...
  30. pmc Sensitivity to electricity--temporal changes in Austria
    Joerg Schröttner
    Institute of Health Care Engineering, Graz University of Technology, Graz, Austria
    BMC Public Health 8:310. 2008
    ..The discussion whether electromagnetic fields (EMF) could cause such adverse health effects is still ongoing...
  31. doi Psychogenic propriospinal myoclonus
    David R Williams
    Faculty of Medicine Neurosciences, Monash University, Alfred Hospital Campus, Melbourne, Australia
    Mov Disord 23:1312-3. 2008
    ..Spontaneous remissions and disappearance of the jerks, sustained for 2 years, following removal of superficial surgical screws support the diagnosis of a psychogenic movement disorder...
  32. ncbi The role of psychosocial factors in predicting the onset of chronic widespread pain: results from a prospective population-based study
    A Gupta
    Arthritis Research Campaign Epidemiology Unit, School of Epidemiology and Health Sciences, Stopford Building, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PT, UK
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 46:666-71. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the contribution of measures of psychosocial distress, health-seeking behaviour, sleep problems and traumatic life events to the development of new cases of CWP in the community...
  33. ncbi Health outcomes and cognitive aspects of recalled negative life events
    P Suedfeld
    University of British Columbia, Department of Psychology, Vancouver, Canada
    Psychosom Med 59:172-7. 1997
    ..This study explored whether the recall of very unpleasant memories would occur at a different level of complexity from that of neutral memories, and whether differences in complexity would be related to health outcomes...
  34. doi A systematic review of posture and psychosocial factors as contributors to upper quadrant musculoskeletal pain in children and adolescents
    Yolandi Prins
    Physiother Theory Pract 24:221-42. 2008
    ..This review concludes that the duration of sitting posture and psychosocial factors may influence the experience of musculoskeletal pain among children and adolescents...
  35. ncbi Medically unexplained physical symptoms in the aftermath of disasters
    Bellis van den Berg
    National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Epidemiol Rev 27:92-106. 2005
  36. doi Health in young people: social inhibition and negative affect and their relationship with self-reported somatic complaints
    Francine C Jellesma
    Department of Developmental Psychology, Leiden University Institute for Psychological Research, 2300 RB Leiden, The Netherlands
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 29:94-100. 2008
    ..It was investigated whether the combination of negative affect and social inhibition (personality Type D) is positively associated with somatic complaints in pre- and early adolescents. Moreover, an analysis of stability was made...
  37. ncbi Cultural models and somatic syndromes
    Laurence J Kirmayer
    Institute of Community and Family Psychiatry, Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewish General Hospital, 4333 Cote Ste Catherine Rd, Montreal, Quebec H3T 1E4, Canada
    Psychosom Med 69:832-40. 2007
    ..To review the relevance of cultural models in the generation and amplification of somatic symptoms and syndromes...
  38. doi Psychosomatic assessment
    Giovanni A Fava
    Department of Psychology, University of Bologna, Viale Berti Pichat 5, Bologna IT 40127, Italy
    Psychother Psychosom 78:333-41. 2009
    ..Endorsement of the psychosomatic perspective may better clarify the pathophysiological links and mechanisms underlying symptom presentation. Pointing to individually targeted methods may improve final outcomes and quality of life...
  39. ncbi Prevalence of psychiatric disorders in physically ill patients
    Volker Arolt
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Munster, Munster, Germany
    Adv Psychosom Med 26:31-51. 2004
  40. ncbi [Ulcerative colitis. Psychosomatics]
    G Moser
    Medizinische Universität Wien, Universitatsklinik fur Innere Medizin IV, Wien, Austria
    Z Gastroenterol 42:1029-30. 2004
  41. ncbi [Psychological disorders and environmental pollution]
    A Schauer
    Kreisgesundheitsamt Marburg-Biedenkopf, Sozialpsychiatrischer Dienst, Marburg
    Gesundheitswesen 63:79-84. 2001
    ....
  42. ncbi Are sleep and its disorders of interest for psychiatric and psychosomatic medicine?
    Jürgen Staedt
    Department of Psychiatry, Vivantes Klinikum, Berlin Spandau, Germany
    Adv Psychosom Med 26:171-6. 2004
  43. ncbi Depression in medical patients
    Volker Arolt
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Munster, Munster, Germany
    Adv Psychosom Med 26:98-117. 2004
  44. ncbi [School principals--too ill for healthy schools?]
    A Weber
    Consulting Assessment Evaluation, Erlangen
    Versicherungsmedizin 56:17-24. 2004
    ..The aim of our study was therefore, using objective parameters and larger numbers of cases, to obtain a differentiated insight into the type and extent of morbidity spectrum and the health-related early retirement of school principals...
  45. ncbi Screening instruments for general hospital and primary care patients
    J Wincata
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Adv Psychosom Med 26:74-97. 2004
  46. ncbi [The psychosomatics of chronic back pain. Classification, aetiology and therapy]
    P Henningsen
    Psychosomatische Klinik der Universität Heidelberg
    Orthopade 33:558-67. 2004
    ..A modified psychotherapy for (somatoform) chronic pain is outlined. Finally, this aetiologically oriented psychosomatic-psychiatric approach is compared to psychological coping models for chronic pain...
  47. ncbi [Psychological and psychiatric aspects of nocturnal enuresis and functional urinary incontinence]
    A von Gontard
    Klinik fur Kinder und Jugendpsychiatrie und psychotherapie, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, Homburg Saar
    Urologe A 43:787-94. 2004
    ..In addition, subclinical emotional and behavioral symptoms are common. These will often recede upon attaining dryness and self-esteem can increase. General screening for psychological symptoms and disturbances is recommended...
  48. ncbi Group psychoeducation as treatment for psychological nonepileptic seizures
    Charles M Zaroff
    New York University Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, 403 East 34th Street, 4th Floor, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 5:587-92. 2004
    ..Psychoeducation may be an effective method of treating PNES and may improve coping strategies and reduce PNES-associated psychopathology in some patients. Additional controlled studies on larger samples are needed...
  49. ncbi Motor conversion disorders reviewed from a neuropsychiatric perspective
    Maxwell M Krem
    Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 65:783-90. 2004
    ....
  50. ncbi Mental disorders in primary care
    Michael Linden
    Research Group Psychosomatic Rehabilitation, Charite, Department of Behavioral Medicine, Rehabilitation Centre Seehof, Teltow Berlin, Germany
    Adv Psychosom Med 26:52-65. 2004
  51. ncbi [Symptoms without findings]
    P Grob
    FMH Innere Medizin, FMH Psychiatrie Psychotherapie, Psychosomatik APPM, Luzern
    Praxis (Bern 1994) 93:1107-12. 2004
  52. ncbi [Job and family: men are more susceptible to the double load than women. Mediaedge:cia analyzes management of stress-induced disorders]
    Michaela Hansen
    Kinderkrankenschwester 26:511. 2007
  53. ncbi [Inpatient psychosomatic rehabilitation for Turkish migrants: what can be realized, what are the effects?]
    C Schmeling-Kludas
    Klinik fur Psychosomatische Medizin und Psychotherapie, Segeberger Kliniken GmbH, Bad Segeberg
    Rehabilitation (Stuttg) 42:363-70. 2003
    ..The very poor results in social-medical respects found in the study have with increasing experience been considerably improved in the meantime...
  54. ncbi The association of the reporting of somatic symptoms with job stress and active coping among Japanese white-collar workers
    Kyoko Nomura
    Department of Hygiene and Public Health, Teikyo University School of Medicine, Japan
    J Occup Health 49:370-5. 2007
    ..Reporting somatic symptoms may be a simple indicator of job stress, and active coping could be used to alleviate somatization induced by job stress...
  55. ncbi Somatic presentations of mental disorders: refining the research agenda for DSM-V
    Darrel A Regier
    American Psychiatric Institute for Research and Education, American Psychiatric Association, Arlington, Virginia, USA
    Psychosom Med 69:827-8. 2007
  56. ncbi Psychopharmacological treatment of dermatological patients--when simply talking does not help
    Wolfgang Harth
    Clinic for Dermatology and Phlebology, Vivantes Clinic, Berlin Friedrichshain, Academic Teaching Hospital Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 5:1101-6. 2007
    ..Good results can be achieved in dermatologic patients requiring psychopharmaceuticals if the indications are carefully assessed and the therapy logically structured...
  57. ncbi Are treatments for common mental disorders also effective for functional symptoms and disorder?
    Richard Mayou
    Department of Psychiatry, Oxford University, Oxford, UK
    Psychosom Med 69:876-80. 2007
    ..The paper discusses the need for well-organized care that emphasizes early treatment and recognition of more complex problems in primary and secondary medical care...
  58. ncbi [The complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) as differentiation from psychogenic disturbances]
    E Wehking
    Aus der Abteilung Neurologie der Klinik am Rosengarten, Bad Oeynhausen
    Versicherungsmedizin 59:16-9. 2007
    ..The differential diagnosis may turn out to be difficult and in individual cases will require the use of the entire available technical diagnostics equipment and the involvement of psychological expert opinions...
  59. ncbi Treatment issues in psychogenic-neuropsychiatric movement disorders
    Daniel T Williams
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Adv Neurol 96:350-63. 2005
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  60. ncbi [Pre- and post-treatment in inpatient psychosomatic rehabilitation]
    C Klose
    Forschungsgruppe Psychosomatische Rehabilitation an der Charité Berlin, und dem Rehabilitationszentrum Seehof der Deutschen Rentenversicherung Bund, Teltow bei Berlin
    Rehabilitation (Stuttg) 45:359-68. 2006
    ..These data show the need to integrate inpatient rehabilitation in long-term pre- and post-treatment. One effect of inpatient rehabilitation is to optimize treatment. This requires good communication across different areas of health care...
  61. ncbi [Fibromyalgia: a disease of psychic trauma?]
    Wissam El-Hage
    Clinique Psychiatrique Universitaire, CHRU, Tours
    Presse Med 35:1683-9. 2006
    ..Multidisciplinary outpatient management is necessary in these complex cases, which require simultaneous medical and psychiatric referrals...
  62. ncbi [Contentious diseases--a medico-social phenomenon from an insurance medicine perspective]
    A Regenauer
    Kompetenzzentrum Medical Research and Underwriting, Münchener Rückversicherunga Gesellschaft
    Versicherungsmedizin 60:3-7. 2008
    ..In particular, it is intended to deepen insurers' understanding of the risks arising from social change. The article also examines the disorder prevalence in Western societies and the possible causes of the significant increase...
  63. ncbi Explanatory and pragmatic perspectives regarding idiopathic physical symptoms and related syndromes
    Charles C Engel
    Department of Psychiatry, F Edward Hebert School of Medicine of Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD 20814 4799, USA
    CNS Spectr 11:225-32. 2006
    ....
  64. ncbi Autonomic activity, pain, and perceived health in patients on sick leave due to stress-related illnesses
    Marina Heiden
    Centre for Musculoskeletal Research, University of Gavle, Umea, Sweden
    Integr Physiol Behav Sci 40:3-16. 2005
    ..The aim of the present study was to compare autonomic activity, pressure-pain thresholds, and subjective assessments of health and behavior between patients with stress-related illnesses and healthy control subjects...
  65. ncbi The clinical domains of psychosomatic medicine
    Giovanni A Fava
    Department of Psychology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    J Clin Psychiatry 66:849-58. 2005
    ..The psychosomatic evidence that has consolidated over the past decades provides the ideal background for dealing with the new needs that emerge in current medical practice...
  66. pmc Functional symptoms in neurology: management
    J Stone
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Western General Hospital, Crewe Road, Edinburgh EH4 2XU, UK
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 76:i13-21. 2005
  67. ncbi [Psychological stress in patients with environmentally-induced disorders. A comparison between self concept and expert assessment]
    S Brand
    Psychiatrische Universitatsklinik, Basel, Schweiz
    Nervenarzt 76:36-42. 2005
    ..In the case of incongruent concepts, the expert evaluations allow a more accurate assessment of the psychiatric diagnoses, psychic states and the psychic attribution of somatic and psychic burden...
  68. ncbi [A dimensional diagnostic approach using the "Assessment of DSM-IV Personality Disorders (ADP-IV)" Questionnaire]
    Daniela Renn
    Klinik für Medizinische Psychologie und Psychotherapie, Medizinische Universitat Innsbruck
    Z Psychosom Med Psychother 54:214-26. 2008
    ..This study investigates the validity of the dimensional assessment of personality disorders...
  69. ncbi [Unit for psychotherapy at the clinic for psychiatry and psychotherapy Bayreuth]
    Manfred Wolfersdorf
    Bezirkskrankenhaus Bayreuth
    Psychiatr Prax 31:S85-7. 2004
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  70. ncbi [Influence of psychiatric and psychosomatic disorders on quality of life]
    Bettina Piko
    Szegedi Tudomanyegyetem, Általános Orvostudományi Kar, Pszichiátriai Klinika Magatartástudományi Csoportja, Szeged
    Orv Hetil 148:1657-66. 2007
    ....
  71. ncbi [A concept for the psychosomatic clinic in Bad Aussee]
    W Rother
    Inntalklinik Simbach, Jakob Weindlerstrasse 1, D 83559 Simbach, Deutschland
    Wien Med Wochenschr 152:516-20. 2002
    ..With this new hospital we strive for a psychosomatic department that is adequately equipped and adequately large to offer indication-specific treatment programmes for a broad range of psychosomatic disorders...
  72. ncbi Relationships between physical findings (GPE-78) and psychological profiles (MMPI-2) in patients with long-lasting musculoskeletal pain
    A Kvale
    Section of Physiotherapy Science, Faculty of Medicine, University of Bergen, Ulriksdal 8c, NO 5009 Bergen, Norway
    Nord J Psychiatry 55:177-84. 2001
    ..Patients with generalized pain had significantly more physical and psychological aberrations than patients with more localized pain...
  73. ncbi Can a prosthesis cause psychological disturbances?
    R Branchi
    School of Dental Medicine, Careggi Hospital, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    J Oral Rehabil 28:1133-8. 2001
    ..It is then right that we ask ourselves the following: if the prosthesis were to be very complicated (implants, dentures), what would happen to the patient from a psychological standpoint?..
  74. ncbi Burning mouth syndrome: experiences from the perspective of female patients
    Magnus Hakeberg
    Department of Endodontology Oral Diagnosis, Faculty of Odontology, Goteborg University, Sweden
    Eur J Oral Sci 111:305-11. 2003
    ..If a psychological disorder and somatization of anxiety and depression is suggested, as indicated in our study, the patient should be offered counseling by a psychologist...
  75. ncbi A new approach to assess illness behaviour
    Winfried Rief
    Roseneck Centre for Behavioural Medicine, Prien, Germany
    J Psychosom Res 54:405-14. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to develop a scale to assess the different aspects of illness behaviour and to evaluate the measure in depressive and somatising patients...
  76. ncbi Psychiatric comorbidity and hostility in patients with psychogenic nonepileptic seizures compared with somatoform disorders and healthy controls
    Kjell Mokleby
    Department of Psychosomatic and Behavioral Medicine, Rikshospitalet, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Epilepsia 43:193-8. 2002
    ..To investigate the prevalence of psychiatric comorbidity and level of anxiety, depression, and aggression in patients with psychogenic nonepileptic seizures compared with those in patients with somatoform disorders and healthy controls...
  77. ncbi [Beware of the predestined understanding]
    Bengt Annebäck
    Hälsonätet Psykosomatiskt Centrum AB, Stockholm
    Lakartidningen 99:3629; discussion 3630. 2002
  78. ncbi [Hypnosis in medical psychotherapy practice]
    Hansjörg Ebell
    Wien Med Wochenschr 153:174-7. 2003
    ....
  79. ncbi [Irritable bowel syndrome--a multifactorial disease in children and adults]
    Svein Blomhoff
    Psykosomatisk avdeling, Rikshospitalet 0027 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 122:1213-7. 2002
    ..A good therapeutic relationship between the physician and the patient is an important element in the treatment approach...
  80. ncbi [Conditions and strategies for the development of guidelines for the rehabilitation of patients with psychiatric and psychosomatic disorders]
    U Koch
    Arbeitsgruppe Psychotherapie und Versorgungsforschung, Institut und Poliklinik für Medizinische Psychologie, Zentrum für Psychosoziale Medizin des Universitätsklinikum Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg
    Rehabilitation (Stuttg) 42:118-23. 2003
    ..Given this situation, the authors propose a strategy with 5 stages to the development of guidelines for this target group...
  81. ncbi Need and use of psychotherapeutic interventions within a psychosomatic liaison service in neurology
    K Fritzsche
    Department of Psychosomatics and Psychotherapeutic Medicine, University Hospital of Freiburg, Hauptstrasse 8, D 79104 Freiburg, Germany
    Acta Neurol Scand 107:285-92. 2003
    ..The study addresses the evaluation of psychosocial distress, the need for care as determined by a psychotherapist and patients, and the realization of psychotherapeutic interventions within a routine psychosomatic liaison service...
  82. ncbi [General significance and quality standards in psychosomatic care]
    G Schussler
    Universitätsklinik für Medizinische Psychologie und Psychotherapie, Sonnenburgstrasse 9 1, A 6020 Innsbruck
    Wien Med Wochenschr 152:495-9. 2002
    ..Two important examples of psychosomatic care are described: somatoform and cardiovascular disorders. Quality assurance is necessary. There are data concerning the efficacy and the cost-benefit relation...
  83. ncbi [Somatization disorders of the urogenital tract]
    E A Günthert
    Urologe A 41:602-10. 2002
    ..Diagnostic and therapeutic procedures as well as the pathophysiology of somatization disorders due to muscular tension are illustrated by two detailed case-reports...
  84. ncbi [Documentation and treatment of mental impairment in somato-medical rehabilitation]
    H Irle
    Bundesversicherungsanstalt für Angestellte, Fachbereich Medizin, Berlin
    Rehabilitation (Stuttg) 41:382-8. 2002
    ..The frequency of treatments varies between hospitals. The differences in treatment are attributed rather to a varying quality of implementation of the bio-psycho-social concept than to a lack of human resources...
  85. ncbi [Epidemiology and management of psychosomatic patients in Austria]
    Elisabeth Jandl-Jager
    Universitätsklinik für Tiefenpsychologie und Psychotherapie, Universitat Wien, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, A 1090 Wien
    Wien Med Wochenschr 152:500-2. 2002
    ..The provision of in-patient treatment is at present well below of what is considered necessary by the ministry of social affairs. From these data a serious lack of provision of care for psychosomatic patients in Austria can be deduced...
  86. ncbi [Psychosocial distress and symptoms of single mothers and their children in a large community sample]
    Matthias Franz
    Klinisches Institut für Psychosomatische Medizin und Psychotherapie der Heinrich Heine Universität Düsseldorf, Moorenstr 5, 40225 Dusseldorf
    Z Psychosom Med Psychother 49:115-38. 2003
    ..This study was performed to make up for the lack of epidemiologic investigations on this issue in Germany...
  87. ncbi The Cornell Psychiatric Screen: a brief psychiatric scale for hospitalized medical patients
    Carla Boutin-Foster
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Psychosomatics 44:382-7. 2003
    ..On the basis of preliminary validation, the Cornell Psychiatric Screen appears to be a useful tool for identifying patients who require a psychiatric evaluation...
  88. ncbi [Causal attribution and personality in psychotherapy patients]
    H Faller
    , Germany
    Z Psychosom Med Psychother 47:234-49. 2001
    ..The reported interrelations suggest that psychological symptoms, personality and causal atttributions are closely intertwined...
  89. ncbi [The 4-week prevalence of somatoform disorders and associated psychosocial impairment]
    D Schoepf
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Universitatsklinikum Bonn
    Nervenarzt 74:245-51. 2003
    ..3 days of absence in work during the last month in female patients. The coexistence of SFS with other psychiatric disorders resulted in a greater extent of psychosocial impairment...
  90. ncbi [The importance of depressive disorders in somatic medicine]
    Christoph Herrmann-Lingen
    Abteilung Psychosomatik und Psychotherapy, Klinik für Psychosomatik und Psychotherapie, Universitat Gottingen, Von Siebold Str 5, D 37075 Gottingen, Germany
    Z Psychosom Med Psychother 49:391-407. 2003
    ..While it still appears premature to establish generally applicable treatment guidelines, an individualized approach with regard to the different treatment alternatives for individual patients should be advocated...
  91. ncbi [Post-traumatic embitterment disorder (PTED). Differentiation of a specific form of adjustment disorders]
    M Linden
    Forschungsgruppe Psychosomatische Rehabilitation an der Charité, der Abteilung für Verhaltenstherapie und Psychosomatik, Rehabilitationsklinik Seehof der BfA Teltow Berlin
    Nervenarzt 75:51-7. 2004
    ..3%), agoraphobia (28.6%), or panic (19.0%). Of the patients, 81% said they avoid places which remind them of the critical events. Impairments were suffered in work (70%), leisure (65%), and familial relations (57.1%)...
  92. ncbi Dimensional and categorical approaches to hypochondriasis
    W Hiller
    Roseneck Center of Behavioural Medicine, Prien, Germany
    Psychol Med 32:707-18. 2002
    ..The DSM-IV definition of hypochondriasis is contrasted with hypochondriacal dimensions as provided by the Whiteley Index (WI) and Illness Attitude Scales (IAS)...
  93. ncbi Physical symptoms, posttraumatic stress disorder, and healthcare utilization of women with and without childhood physical and sexual abuse
    M Farley
    Kaiser Foundation Research Institute, Oakland, California, USA
    Psychol Rep 89:595-606. 2001
    ..Findings underscore the importance of screening for trauma history among patients seen in medical clinics, and the importance for psychotherapists of attending to patients' physical as well as psychological symptoms of childhood trauma...
  94. ncbi [Psychosomatic liaison service in neurology. Accordance between need for psychotherapeutic interventions and their realization]
    K Fritzsche
    Abteilung für Psychosomatik und Psychotherapeutische Medizin am Universitätsklinikum Freiburg
    Nervenarzt 74:875-80. 2003
    ..Differentiation between primary medical care and psychotherapy was difficult...
  95. ncbi [Psychiatric diseases in general practice]
    Hans Tönies
    Wien Med Wochenschr 153:366; author reply 366. 2003
  96. ncbi Accuracy of referring psychiatric diagnosis on a consultation-liaison service
    Stephen L Dilts
    York Hospital, York, PA 17403, USA
    Psychosomatics 44:407-11. 2003
    ..Thus, initial diagnoses of a cognitive or substance use disorder by primary medical providers are likely to be accurate, whereas an initial diagnosis of a depressive disorder will be inaccurate in approximately half of the cases...
  97. ncbi Multidisciplinary examination of patients with illness attributed to dental fillings
    S Langworth
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Division of Occupational Medicine, Karolinska Hospital and Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Oral Rehabil 29:705-13. 2002
    ..Patients were examined by a dentist (n 428), a physician (n 379), and a psychologist (n 360). Sixty-nine per cent were women and 31% men; the mean patient age was 46 years...
  98. doi Pediatric psychocutaneous disorders: a review of primary psychiatric disorders with dermatologic manifestations
    Khalid Al Hawsawi
    Section of Dermatology, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Clin Dermatol 12:247-57. 2011
    ..PDDPC includes the psychophysiologic disorders such as atopic eczema, psoriasis, vitiligo, and alopecia areata...
  99. ncbi Biofeedback using telemedicine: clinical applications and case illustrations
    J Earles
    Center of Excellence in Professional Psychology, Department of Psychology, Tripler Army Medical Center, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
    Behav Med 27:77-82. 2001
    ..In addition, the authors discuss practical issues of behavioral telehealth...
  100. ncbi [The role of psychological factors and psychiatric disorders in skin diseases]
    Marta Kiec-Swierczynska
    Przychodnia Chorób Zawodowych, Instytut Medycyny Pracy im prof J Nofera, Lodz
    Med Pr 57:551-5. 2006
    ..into three categories according to the relationship between skin diseases and mental disorders: 1) psychophysiologic disorders caused by skin diseases triggering different emotional states (stress), but not directly combined with ..
  101. ncbi Efficacy of n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid enriched enteral nutrient solution in relieving oxidative stress in patients with severe psychophysiologic disorders
    Yoshiaki Tanaka
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Kurume University School of Medicine, 67 Asahi Machi, Kurume 830 0011, Japan
    Kurume Med J 51:83-90. 2004
    ....

Research Grants128 found, 100 shown here

  1. Treatments for Psychogenic Nonepileptic Seizures (NES)
    W LaFrance; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  2. Role of depression and anxiety in the tobacco epidemic
    Renee Goodwin; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Use of the NESARC offers a unique opportunity to analyze a large, longitudinal, epidemiologic dataset. ..
  3. American Psychosomatic Society Meeting Grant
    Paul Mills; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Across five years of funding, the Advisory Committee comprised of senior scientists will oversee trainee abstract selection, the trainee program, and APS's commitment to research training within the context of the annual conference. ..
  4. UCSD Hillcrest Flow Cytometer
    Paul Mills; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..It will also be the centerpiece for an environment of shared ideas and collaboration among investigators who now utilize cytometry for their research. ..
  5. SYMPATHETIC NERVOUS SYSTEM REGULATION OF CELL ADHESION
    Paul Mills; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Changes in cardiovascular fitness, weight, neuroendocrine activation (catecholamine and cortisol levels), and insulin sensitivity will be examined as possible mechanisms for the anticipated reductions in inflammation and cell adhesion. ..
  6. Anxiety and Psychological Vulnerability in Chest Pain
    KAMILA WHITE; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Data from this research program will allow Dr. White to establish an empirical foundation from which to apply these data to the development of novel interventions for patients with NCCP. ..
  7. SYMPATHETIC NERVOUS SYSTEM REGULATION OF CELL ADHESION
    Paul Mills; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The overarching hypothesis of the proposal is that hypertension combined with sympathetic activation results in enhanced effects on leukocyte, platelet and endothelial adhesion that are of likely clinical significance. ..
  8. Comorbid childhood anxiety and asthma
    Renee Goodwin; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..That study will involve a longitudinal epidemiologic preventive intervention study aimed at reducing the risk of anxiety disorders among pediatric asthma/allergy patients. ..
  9. SYMPATHETIC NERVOUS SYSTEM REGULATION OF CELL ADHESION
    Paul J Mills; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..abstract_text> ..
  10. BNP and Neuroimmune Characteristics of CHF & Depression
    Paul Mills; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The overarching hypothesis of this study is that neuroimmune and adhesion molecule activation constitute an important pathophysiological pathway linking depression to worse outcomes in CHF. ..
  11. SYMPATHETIC NERVOUS SYSTEM REGULATION OF CELL ADHESION
    Paul Mills; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..The project will help elucidate the effects of sympathetic activation on CAMs and the degree to which this physiology is altered in individuals with hypertensive disease. ..
  12. Long-Term Impact of World Trade Center Attacks in Primary Care
    Yuval Neria; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  13. TEEN DRUG USE/ABUSE: PATHWAYS FROM CHILD MALTREATMENT
    Dante Cicchetti; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Psychopathology and problem adolescent behaviors also will be assessed. ..
  14. Psychosocial Telephone Intervention for Dementia Caregivers
    Geoffrey Tremont; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..It is expected that study results will support application of FITT-D in the community. ..
  15. Biobehavioral effects of topiramate on cannabis-related outcomes in adolescents
    Robert Miranda; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  16. Pain Rehabilitation: Patient Centered Outcomes
    Michael Robinson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..NNT) and will provide preliminary data on the tailoring of treatments. These data will also improve our understanding of the mechanisms underlying Cognitive-Behavioral Treatments and Oral Opioid Treatment of chronic pain conditions. ..
  17. Biobehavioral effects of topiramate on cannabis-related outcomes in adolescents
    Robert Miranda; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  18. fMRI of Language Recover Following Stroke in Adults
    Jerzy P Szaflarski; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  19. Multilevel Modeling for Depression Process Care
    LINDA DICKINSON; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  20. Adolescents' Exposure to Family and Community Violence
    Gayla Margolin; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The focus on proximal, modifiable variables ultimately can be used to inform intervention and prevention programs for adolescents exposed to violence. ..
  21. Children and Political Violence in Northern Ireland
    E Cummings; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  22. Elucidating Mechanisms of Pharmacotherapy for Alcoholism
    Robert Miranda; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  23. Social Role Disability and Mental-Physical Co-Morbidity
    Michael Von Korff; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  24. Breast Cancer Survivors: Physical Activity, Inflammation, Fatigue, and Distress
    Janice Kiecolt Glaser; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  25. Understanding the Pathway to Functional Disability in Alzheimer's disease
    SARAH E TOMASZEWSKI FARIAS; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Understanding how disability develops in AD will have far reaching applications to public health, preventative medicine, and treatment development, and will also have important implications for the individualized care of patients. ..
  26. CHILD ABUSE REPORTING EXPERIENCE STUDY (CARES)
    Emalee Flaherty; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This study will provide the most thorough description ever of SCAN in primary care, thus providing important data needed for both research and policy in the area of child abuse identification and management. ..
  27. A NURSING STUDY OF GUT FUNCTION IN MENSTRUATING WOMEN
    Margaret Heitkemper; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..Knowledge of the relationship among menstrual cycle function, ANS /adrenal arousal, psychological/somatic distress and GI responsivity (symptoms and function) has implications for GI symptom management in menstruating women...
  28. DEVELOPMENTAL EPIDEMIOLOGY OF ANXIETY IN PRESCHOOLERS
    Helen Egger; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This work will make important contributions to the development of prevention and treatment interventions for young children and will contribute to our understanding of the etiology of childhood psychopathology. ..
  29. Risk Factors for Psychopathology in the WHO WMH Surveys
    Ronald Kessler; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The unprecedented size and substantive richness of the WMH database will allow important contributions to be made in each of these six areas of investigation. ..
  30. LONGITUDINAL STUDY IN PSYCHIATRIC EPIDEMIOLOGY
    Jane Murphy; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Analysis of data will make use of multivariate techniques such as loglinear analysis, survival regressions, and structural equation modelling. Reliability and validity of psychiatric diagnoses will be assessed. ..
  31. Ethnic Specific Midlife Women's Attitudes Toward Physical Activity
    Eun Ok Im; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..S., by directing the development of physical activity promotion programs that can serve ethnic minority midlife women through the Internet. ..
  32. Special Scientific Procedures: Statistical Modeling Core
    Charles Nemeroff; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  33. Ethnic Specific Midlife Women's Attitudes Toward Physical Activity
    Eun Ok Im; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..S., by directing the development of physical activity promotion programs that can serve ethnic minority midlife women through the Internet. ..
  34. The Effect of Exercise on Acute Nicotine Withdrawal: Human Study
    Isabella Soreca; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  35. Hurricane Katrina Community Advisory Group
    Ronald C Kessler; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  36. SUBGROUPS OF FMS--SYMPTOMS, BELIEFS & TAILORED TREATMENT
    DENNIS TURK; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..COMB treatment potentially produces the best overall outcome, since it incorporates both CR+ST, which is relevant to all participants, and ET, which is relevant to high fear participants. ..
  37. Ethnic Specific Midlife Women's Attitudes Toward Physical Activity
    Eun Ok Im; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..S., by directing the development of physical activity promotion programs that can serve ethnic minority midlife women through the Internet. ..
  38. Biological Embedding of Early-Life SES
    GREGORY EVAN MILLER; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..It examines the idea that poverty in early childhood changes the way the immune system functions, and does so in a fashion that persists across the lifespan and renders a person vulnerable to diseases in adulthood. ..
  39. A Multiethnic Internet Study on Menopausal Symptoms
    Eun Ok Im; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  40. A LONGITUDINAL STUDY IN PSYCHIATRIC EPIDEMIOLOGY
    Jane Murphy; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This research concerns whether such disorders are changing in their distribution, their correlates and associations, or in their clinical features. ..
  41. A LONGITUDINAL STUDY IN PSYCHIATRIC EPIDEMIOLOGY
    Jane Murphy; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This research concerns whether such disorders are increasing in number or changing in clinical features. ..