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Anxiety, depression and PTSD symptoms in relatives of ICU patients: A review of the literature
Studies using designated, reliable and valid mental health questionnaires or structured clinical interviews measuring anxiety, depression or post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in family members of adult intensive care ...
Usefulness of hospital anxiety and depression scale (HADS) as a screening tool at a geriatric day hospital setting
Background.- Anxiety and depression are common conditions in older people affecting approximately 3% and 10% of elderly people living at home. Studies suggest that prevalence is higher in those with medical conditions. ...
Validity and usefulness of the hospital anxiety and depression scale in carers of people with dementia: Evidence from confirmatory factor analysis, concurrent validity, and measurement invariance in a large sample
OBJECTIVE: The Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale (HADS) is a self-report measure of anxiety and depression. It is recommended for clinical assessment and has been used as the primary outcome in large clinical trials ...
Psychological treatments for depression and anxiety in dementia and mild cognitive impairment: Systematic review and meta-analysis
BACKGROUND: Anxiety and depression are common in people with dementia and mild cognitive impairment (MCI), but there is uncertainty about the effectiveness of both pharmacological and psychological therapies.
Emotional distress mediates the relationship between cognitive failures, dysfunctional coping and life satisfaction in older people living in sheltered housing: A structural equation modelling approach
OBJECTIVES: Little is known about the relationship between cognitive failures, emotional distress and life satisfaction in late life. Experiencing cognitive failures is a known risk for declining life satisfaction in older ...
Clinical and economic outcomes of remotely delivered cognitive behaviour therapy versus treatment as usual for repeat unscheduled care users with severe health anxiety: A multicentre randomised controlled trial
Background: It is challenging to engage repeat users of unscheduled healthcare with severe health anxiety in psychological help and high service costs are incurred. We investigated whether clinical and economic outcomes ...
Mindfulness self-help interventions for symptoms of depression, anxiety and stress: Review and meta-analysis
The article discusses a 2018 review on the mindfulness cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) intervention for depression, anxiety, and stress symptoms. Analyses shows that mindfulness can be implemented as a self-help therapy, ...
Computer-delivered and web-based interventions to improve depression, anxiety, and psychological well-being of university students: A systematic review and meta-analysis
Background: Depression and anxiety are common mental health difficulties experienced by university students and can impair academic and social functioning. Students are limited in seeking help from professionals. As ...
Computerised cognitive behaviour therapy for depression and anxiety update: A systematic review and economic evaluation
Objectives: To evaluate computerised cognitive behaviour therapy (CCBT) for the treatment of anxiety, depression, phobias, panic and obsessive-compulsive behaviour (OCD). The software packages to be considered include ...