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  1. Adverse childhood experiences increase the risk for psychological disorders and lower psychosocial functioning across the lifespan. However, less is known about the processes through which ACE are linked to mu...

    Authors: Jeannette Brodbeck, Salome I. R. Bötschi, Neela Vetsch, Thomas Berger, Stefanie J. Schmidt and Simon Marmet
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2022 10:99
  2. Research evidence suggests that physiological state of hunger might affect preference for female body weight, such that hungrier, compared to satiate, men prefer heavier body weight and rate as more attractive...

    Authors: Valentina Cazzato, Carmelo M. Vicario and Cosimo Urgesi
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2022 10:98
  3. Socioeconomic disadvantages in the childhood environment might strongly influence beliefs and behavior characterizing the adult years. When children experience unpredictable and adverse situations, they develo...

    Authors: Eszter Simon, András N. Zsidó, Béla Birkás and Árpád Csathó
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2022 10:97
  4. Decades of research has investigated the relationship between memory and future thinking. Although some of this work has shown that memory forms the basis of making predictions about the future, less work has ...

    Authors: Onyinye J. Udeogu, Andrea N. Frankenstein, Allison M. Sklenar, Pauline Urban Levy and Eric D. Leshikar
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2022 10:96
  5. Dentists are prone to professional burnout due to the nature of their work but this phenomenon could be prevented. Professional burnout has a great impact on different aspects of human life. No study has been ...

    Authors: Fereshteh Noori, Seyed-Kazem Kazemeini and Fatemeh Owlia
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2022 10:94
  6. While diagnosis with a high-grade intracranial tumor is known to be associated with increased psychosocial burden, the burdens associated with meningioma are less well described. This study aimed to investigat...

    Authors: Graham Kasper, Shannon Hart, Nardin Samuel, Colleen Fox and Sunit Das
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2022 10:93
  7. This study aimed to assess the factorial validity and reliability of the Pandemic Stressor Scale (PaSS), a new measure to assess the severity of distress for different stressors relevant during a pandemic or e...

    Authors: Annett Lotzin, Ronja Ketelsen, Irina Zrnic, Brigitte Lueger-Schuster, Maria Böttche and Ingo Schäfer
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2022 10:92
  8. Psychological stress is commonly found among infertile women. Untreated stress can affect negatively the success of infertility treatment. Most of the available knowledge is generated from developed countries ...

    Authors: Ashebir Getachew Teklemicheal, Eyasu Mesfin Kassa and Eskinder Kebede Weldetensaye
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2022 10:91
  9. Literature data about emotion perception in patients with borderline personality disorders (BPD) revealed some discrepancies between some patients that are vigilant and accurate to detect their emotional envir...

    Authors: Marion Robin, Jean Belbèze, Alexandra Pham-Scottez, Mario Speranza, Gérard Shadili, Jerôme Silva and Maurice Corcos
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2022 10:89
  10. As the COVID-19 (Coronavirus disease 2019) pandemic is prolonged, psychological responses to the pandemic have changed, and a new scale to reflect these changes needs to be developed. In this study, we attempt...

    Authors: Haewon Min, Jinwon Kim, Kibum Moon, Seungjin Lee, Jin-young Kim and Young-gun Ko
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2022 10:88
  11. The sudden outbreak of COVID-19 had a great impact on the physical and mental health of people all over the world, especially for students whose physical and mental development was not yet mature. In order to ...

    Authors: Jiayi Xiao, Ruotong Wang, Yan Hu, Tingxin He, Zhongqiang Ruan, Qi Chen and Ziwen Peng
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2022 10:87
  12. Family caregivers of children and youth with severe neurodisabilities that require chronic respiratory management often report a compromised quality of life. In this cross-sectional study, we used DeYoung’s (P...

    Authors: Sidai Dong, Timothy R. Elliott, Wen Luo, Ann Marie Warren and Robert Warren
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2022 10:85
  13. Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is characterized by deficits in social functioning and is comorbid with internalizing disorders and symptoms. While personality is associated with these symptoms and social funct...

    Authors: Olivia N. Grella, Amanda Dunlap, Alycia M. Nicholson, Kimberly Stevens, Brian Pittman, Silvia Corbera, Gretchen Diefenbach, Godfrey Pearlson and Michal Assaf
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2022 10:81
  14. Higher education students are heavy users of the internet for a wide variety of reasons, including Social Networking Sites (SNSs). This study investigated various purposes of internet use among undergraduate u...

    Authors: Yasaman Hashemi, Fariba Zarani, Mahmood Heidari and Khatereh Borhani
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2022 10:80
  15. Children of incarcerated parents run a high risk of poor health and own delinquency and positive parenting is vital for their healthy development. Internationally, parenting interventions for incarcerated pare...

    Authors: Åsa Norman, Simon Swahnström, Natalia Ulfsdotter Karlström and Pia Enebrink
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2022 10:79
  16. The effects of problem gambling are wide-ranging, affecting many aspects of health and negatively impacting the person who gambles, their family and friends, and their community. People experiencing problem ga...

    Authors: Kathy S. Bond, Fairlie A. Cottrill, Amy J. Morgan, Kathryn J. Chalmers, Julia N. Lyons, Alyssia Rossetto, Claire M. Kelly, Louise Kelly, Nicola J. Reavley and Anthony F. Jorm
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2022 10:78
  17. Sleep and mental wellbeing are intimately linked. This relationship is particularly important to understand as it emerges over childhood. Here we take the opportunity that the COVID-19 pandemic, and resulting ...

    Authors: Victoria C. P. Knowland, Elaine van Rijn, M. Gareth Gaskell and Lisa Henderson
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2022 10:76
  18. Homelessness is increasing among young adults in large cities. According to the United Nations, there are more than one billion absolute or relative homeless people in the world. This study was conducted to ex...

    Authors: Fatemeh Johari, Abedin Iranpour, Mahlagha Dehghan, Somayeh Alizadeh, Mansoure Safizadeh and Hamid Sharifi
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2022 10:75
  19. The COVID-19 disease has changed people’s work and income. While recent evidence has documented the adverse impact of these changes on mental health outcomes, most research is focused on frontline healthcare w...

    Authors: Mario Alberto Trógolo, Luciana Sofía Moretti and Leonardo Adrián Medrano
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2022 10:73
  20. Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), progressive muscular atrophy (PMA) and primary lateral sclerosis (PLS), together referred to as ALS, are life-limiting diagnoses affecting not only patients but also the fa...

    Authors: Marion Sommers-Spijkerman, Neele Rave, Esther Kruitwagen-van Reenen, Johanna M. A. Visser-Meily, Melinda S. Kavanaugh and Anita Beelen
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2022 10:72
  21. Community and cultural engagement can support recovery, help symptom management and increase social connections for people with lived experience of mental health conditions. However, research suggests that peo...

    Authors: Louise Baxter, Alexandra Burton and Daisy Fancourt
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2022 10:71
  22. Depressive and anxiety disorders share major risk factors and can often be effectively prevented or treated with similar interventions. However, less than half of young people with mental health problems seek ...

    Authors: Sigurd Lauridsen, Maj Britt Dahl Nielsen, Amalie Oxholm Kusier, Camilla Øst Cloos, Marie Pil Jensen, Susan Andersen, Lau Casper Thygesen and Anna Paldam Folker
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2022 10:70
  23. There is no valid and reliable tool to measure COVID-19 healthcare stress felt by healthcare students. A scale was developed to assess COVID-19 stress in healthcare students and its psychometrics was examined.

    Authors: Nayereh Baghcheghi, Mehdi Mesri, Mahmood Karimi, Shoaleh Bigdeli and Hamid Reza Koohestani
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2022 10:68
  24. Working memory is a limited capacity system that stores and processes information over short time periods and is essential for learning new information. Some studies have investigated the associations between ...

    Authors: Kate E. Mooney, Kate E. Pickett, Katy Shire, Richard J. Allen and Amanda H. Waterman
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2022 10:67
  25. In times of a pandemic, not only infections but also conspiracy narratives spread among people. These have the potential to influence the course of the pandemic. Here we summarize and critically evaluate studi...

    Authors: Tilli Ripp and Jan Philipp Röer
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2022 10:66
  26. Inflammatory markers have been associated with depression and anxiety disorder in adolescents. Less is known about the association between inflammation and subclinical symptoms in the form of psychological dis...

    Authors: Jonas Linkas, Luai Awad Ahmed, Gabor Csifcsak, Nina Emaus, Anne-Sofie Furberg, Guri Grimnes, Gunn Pettersen, Kamilla Rognmo and Tore Christoffersen
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2022 10:65

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  27. Owing to the direct impact of total hip arthroplasty (THA) on health-related quality of life (HRQOL) and the higher prevalence of THA in the elderly, this study aimed to compare HRQOL before, and after THA in ...

    Authors: Aida Moarrefzadeh, Arash Sarveazad, Mehdi Mohammadpour, Mohammad Zareinejad, Mansour Bahardoust, Karim Pisoudeh, Sara Asgarian, Jebreil Shamseddin and Hasan toghraei Semiromi
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2022 10:64
  28. Acromegaly is a chronic disease significantly affects the physical, emotional, and health-related aspects of patients' life. This study aimed to validate the Acromegaly Quality of Life Questionnaire (AcroQoL) ...

    Authors: Mina Danaei, Leyla Bahadorizadeh, Afsaneh Dehnad, Shirin Mohamadzadeh, Nahid Hashemi-Madani and Mohammad E. Khamseh
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2022 10:63
  29. An insecure attachment style is an important risk factor for psychological problems. The aim of this study was to use Bartholomew and Horowitz’s model (Bartholomew and Horowitz in J Pers Soc Psychol 61(2): 226...

    Authors: Laura Vismara, Loredana Lucarelli and Cristina Sechi
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2022 10:62
  30. Compassionate love is beneficial in a variety of domains, including in education, health, and law, as well as in people’s personal lives. The topic of compassionate love has therefore attracted growing interes...

    Authors: Zahra Hajiheydari, Abbas Abdollahi, Saade Abdalkareem Jasim, Tawfeeq Abdulameer Hashim Alghazali, Supat Chupradit, Caomhán McGlinchey and Kelly A. Allen
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2022 10:61
  31. The present study investigated the psychometric properties of the newly developed English version of the Giessen Subjective Complaint List-8 (GBB-8), a questionnaire assessing psychosomatic symptoms with regar...

    Authors: Katja Petrowski, Markus Zenger, Bjarne Schmalbach, Christina Diane Bastianon and Bernhard Strauss
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2022 10:60
  32. The construct of meaningful work (MW) has become the subject of various studies. Workers who experience MW have higher career and organizational commitment, report fewer days absent, and are characterized by a...

    Authors: Georgina Csordás, Balázs Matuszka, Viola Sallay and Tamás Martos
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2022 10:56
  33. In line with the significance of organizational commitment, the question arises "Do spiritual health and psychological well-being optimize teachers' organizational commitment?" The purpose of this study was to...

    Authors: Morteza Heidari, Mohammad Ali HoseinPour, Maryam Ardebili and Sadegh Yoosefee
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2022 10:55
  34. There is evidence that experiencing childhood trauma and life stressors across the lifespan together with lower resilience is associated with chronic pain-related conditions. The aim of this study was to explo...

    Authors: Natalia Kascakova, Jana Furstova, Radek Trnka, Jozef Hasto, Andrea Madarasova Geckova and Peter Tavel
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2022 10:54
  35. Despite successful functional neurosurgery, patients suffering from epilepsy or Parkinson’s disease may experience postoperative psychological distress and social maladjustments. Difficulties in coping with po...

    Authors: Michalina Radomska, João Flores Alves dos Santos, Kerstin Weber, Marc Baertschi, Pierre R. Burkhard, François Herrmann, Sanaâ Belayachi, Nicolas Favez and Alessandra Canuto
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2022 10:53
  36. Medical schools throughout the world were forced to modify their programming during the COVID-19 pandemic. In Malaysia, virtual learning plans were implemented for non-clinical programming, while clinical post...

    Authors: Jessica Grace Cockburn, Chee Yang Tan, Dawn Celine Siaw Chern Poh, Ding Jun Tan, Chan Choong Foong and Wei-Han Hong
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2022 10:49
  37. Achievement motivation research has established that motivational factors predict academic affect, cognition, and behavior. Recent studies have shown that trait mindfulness might also predict these academic ou...

    Authors: Yuji Kuroda, Osamu Yamakawa and Masayuki Ito
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2022 10:48

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