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Hypochondriasis

Hypochondriasis diagram by Denkova et al, PLOS One
Denkova et al, PLOS One

Hypochondriasis is a psychiatric syndrome characterized by the fear of disease and the persistent pursuit of medical care. Often diagnosis is hampered by its stigmatizing label and lack of valid diagnostic criteria. Discover the latest research on Hypochondriasis here.

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May 13, 2020

Psychometric properties of the dissociative symptoms scale (DSS) in Italian outpatients and community adults

Journal of Trauma & Dissociation : the Official Journal of the International Society for the Study of Dissociation (ISSD)
Adriano SchimmentiEve B Carlson
March 14, 2020

Testing the Italian version of the Cyberchondria Severity Scale and a metacognitive model of cyberchondria

Clinical Psychology & Psychotherapy
Claudia MarinoMarcantonio M Spada
March 9, 2020

Manifestations of health anxiety in patients with heart transplant

Heart & Lung : the Journal of Critical Care
Laura SirriSilvana Grandi
April 3, 2020

Temporal, socio-demographic and diagnostic profile of psychologically assisted cases at an Emergency Medical Service - Jujuy

Revista de la Facultad de Ciencias Médicas
Lorena Cecilia López SteinmetzJuan Carlos Godoy
May 21, 2020
Open Access

Psychiatric characteristics of older persons with Medically Unexplained Symptoms; a comparison with older patients suffering from Medically Explained Symptoms

European Psychiatry : the Journal of the Association of European Psychiatrists
D J C HanssenR C Oude Voshaar
April 12, 2020

Yoga Therapy For Medically Unexplained Physical Symptoms

Advances in Mind-body Medicine
Amit KashyapUpendra Baitha
March 17, 2020

Medically unexplained symptoms in children and adolescents: Illness-related self-concept and parental symptom evaluations

Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry
Stefanie M Jungmann, Michael Witthöft
May 1, 2020
Open Access

Hashimoto's Encephalopathy Mimicking Viral Encephalitis: A Case Report

Frontiers in Neuroscience
Miaomiao YuHongmei Meng
March 20, 2020

Somatic Symptom Disorder, Medically Unexplained Symptoms, Somatoform Disorders, Functional Neurological Disorder: How DSM- 5 Got It Wrong

Canadian Journal of Psychiatry. Revue Canadienne De Psychiatrie
Anton Scamvougeras, Andrew Howard
April 21, 2020

Some inflammation factors and immunophenotypes of depression in elderly patients

Zhurnal nevrologii i psikhiatrii imeni S.S. Korsakova
T P SafarovaT P Klyushnik

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