Social capital in relation to depression, musculoskeletal pain, and psychosomatic symptoms: a cross-sectional study of a large population-based cohort of Swedish adolescents
- A Measure of Depression in a Modern Asian Community: Singapore. Chang, Weining C.; Jessie Bee Kim Koh // Depression Research & Treatment;2012, p1
The construct validity of two depression measures, Zung's Self-rating Depression Scale (SDS) and the Asian Adolescents Depression Scale (AADS), was investigated. Three studies were conducted using two samples collected in two stages, and the results were used to construct the Asian Depression...
- Common Etiological Sources of Anxiety, Depression, and Somatic Complaints in Adolescents: A Multiple Rater twin Study. Ask, Helga; Waaktaar, Trine; Seglem, Karoline; Torgersen, Svenn; Seglem, Karoline Brobakke // Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology;Jan2016, Vol. 44 Issue 1, p101
Somatic complaints in children and adolescents may be considered part of a broader spectrum of internalizing disorders that include anxiety and depression. Previous research on the topic has focused mainly on the relationship between anxiety and depression without investigating how common...
- Functional somatic syndromes. Byrne, Peter // British Journal of Hospital Medicine (17508460);Nov2011, Vol. 72 Issue 11, p604
The author discusses the prevalence of functional somatic syndromes, and highlights that the risk of psychiatric morbidity increases with an increasing number of medically unexplained physical symptoms experienced by a patient. He highlights the possible explanations for the higher rates of...
- Bodily distress syndrome: A new diagnosis for functional disorders in primary care? Budtz-Lilly, Anna; Schröder, Andreas; Rask, Mette Trøllund; Fink, Per; Vestergaard, Mogens; Rosendal, Marianne // BMC Family Practice;12/15/2015, Vol. 16, p1
Background: Conceptualisation and classification of functional disorders appear highly inconsistent in the health-care system, particularly in primary care. Numerous terms and overlapping diagnostic criteria are prevalent of which many are considered stigmatising by general practitioners and...
- social capital. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p2149
A definition of the term "social capital," which refers to community assets, is presented.
- Social Capital and Successful Aging: The Role of Senior Housing. Cannuscio, Carolun; Block, Jason; Kawachi, Ichiro // Annals of Internal Medicine;9/2/2003 Part 2, Vol. 139 Issue 5, p395
Social capital is defined as the resources available to individuals and groups through social connections and social relations with others. Access to social capital enables older citizens to maintain productive, independent, and fulfilling lives. As the U.S. population ages, accompanied by a...
- Social Capital and Health: A Concept whose Time has Come. Scheffler, Richard M; Rocco, Lorenzo; Averett, Susan L // Eastern Economic Journal;Spring2014, Vol. 40 Issue 2, p146
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses the relation between social capital and health.
- The social capital of the North. Robinson, Dave // Northern Ontario Business;Dec2010, Vol. 31 Issue 2, p4
The article discusses the importance of social capital in Northern Ontario.
- The other social capital: a needed look at Latin America. Fernández Niño, Julián Alfredo; Javier Idrovo, Alvaro // Revista Panamericana de Salud Publica;Apr2014, Vol. 35 Issue 4, p291
A letter to the editor is presented regarding the work by Dinesen and colleagues published in the journal that reports the paradoxical effects of social capital (SC) on violence in Guatemala and the negative effect of structural SC as against the positive one of cognitive SC.