Non-specific psychological distress, smoking status and smoking cessation: United States National Health Interview Survey 2005
- Prevalence of psychological distress and mental disorders, and use of mental health services in the epidemiological catchment area of Montreal South-West. Caron, Jean; Fleury, Marie-Jos‚e; Perreault, Michel; Crocker, Anne; Tremblay, Jacques; Tousignant, Michel; Kestens, Yan; Cargo, Margaret; Daniel, Mark // BMC Psychiatry;2012, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p183
Background: This report presents the initial results of the first Epidemiological Catchment Area Study in mental health in Canada. Five neighbourhoods in the South-West sector of Montreal, with a population of 258,000, were under study. The objectives of the research program were: 1) to assess...
- Psychosocial aspects of insomnia: Results of a study in general practice. Käppler, Christoph; Hohagen, Fritz // European Archives of Psychiatry & Clinical Neuroscience;2003, Vol. 253 Issue 1, p49
The relationship between insomnia and psychosocial factors is focused only in few epidemiological studies. Furthermore, most of them do not control for the mutual interdependencies of variables like age, sex, psychosocial distress and somatic or psychiatric disorders in their relation to...
- Addition of prevalence of cigarette smoking as a nationally notifiable condition--June 1996. // MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;6/28/1996, Vol. 45 Issue 25, p537
Reports on the inclusion of prevalence of cigarette smoking to the list of conditions designated as reportable by states to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Goals of smoking prevalence surveillance.
- SMOKING RATES. // Monday Morning Report;10/25/2010, Vol. 34 Issue 20, p8
The article reports on a survey from Gallup-Healthways which indicates that education and personal income affect smoking rates in the U.S.
- The relationship between mental disorders and medical service utilization in a representative community sample. Schmitz, Norbert; Kruse, Johannes // Social Psychiatry & Psychiatric Epidemiology;Aug2002, Vol. 37 Issue 8, p380
Background Frequent use of health services has been associated with mental disorders and psychological distress. The present study aimed to determine how mental disorders affect the likelihood of using health services in a nationally representative sample. Method The analysis was based on data...
- Bodily pain and associated mental distress among immigrant adolescents. Lien, Lars; Claussen, Bjørgulf; Hauff, Edvard; Thoresen, Magne; Bjertness, Espen // European Child & Adolescent Psychiatry;Oct2005, Vol. 14 Issue 7, p371
Focuses on a study which analyzed the association of bodily pain and mental distress among immigrant adolescents. Characteristics of study participants and subjects; Comparison of the levels of mental distress between girls and boys; Average number of pain sites among girls.
- Innovations in Primary Care Mental Health. Getler, Alyce A.; Joseph, Robert C.; Grunebaum, Judy; Grunebaum, Henry; Eder, Goldie // Families, Systems & Health: The Journal of Collaborative Family ;Winter2001, Vol. 19 Issue 4, p459
Examines the Primary Care Behavioral Health Service (PCBHS) assisting the mentally ill and distressed in the United States. Goal of PCBHS; Referral of primary care physicians to PCBHS clinicians; Clinical staff of PCBHS.
- ATTITUDES TOWARD THE HYPOMANIC PERSONALITY AND OTHERS. Kahans, Daniel; Krupinski, Jerzy; Wilson, Christine // Social Behavior & Personality: An International Journal;1998, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p363
To evaluate specific community attitudes toward psychiatric conditions and the ability to identity particular psychiatric syndromes, selected respondents associated and/or involved with Wingrove Cottage Community Clinic (N = 49) were asked to complete questionnaires in relation to five...
- Spider's spike? Briscoe, J.A. // New Scientist;11/23/91, Vol. 132 Issue 1796, p66
Presents a letter to the editor concerning an article by Judy Turner published in the November 2 and 16, 1991, issues of 'New Scientist,' discussing spider-web filaments.