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03.09.2020 | original article Open Access

Burnout in medical students

Only a small number of studies have examined the relationship between medical students and burnout syndrome. In Salzburg, Paracelsus Private Medical University (PMU) offers a 5‑year medical program instead of the regular 6 years of medical …

Univ. Prof. Dr. L. Thun-Hohenstein, C. Höbinger-Ablasser, S. Geyerhofer, K. Lampert, M. Schreuer, C. Fritz

05.05.2020 | Review Paper Open Access

Lack of research on efficacy of virtual reality exposure therapy (VRET) for anxiety disorders in children and adolescents

A systematic review

Anxiety disorders are one of the most prevalent mental disorders in children and adolescents which may effectively be treated by several forms of exposure therapy. An emerging approach to exposure is virtual reality exposure therapy (VRET), but a …

Mag. Dr. Oswald D. Kothgassner, Mag. Dr. Anna Felnhofer

29.04.2020 | original article

Adapted emotion skills training group for young people with anorexia nervosa

A mixed-methods evaluation

Emotion dysregulation is a mechanism associated with many psychological disorders. It has been hypothesised that emotion regulation difficulties play a key role in the aetiology of anorexia nervosa (AN), which can be explained as arising from a …

CPsychol Lucia Giombini, CPsychol Sophie Nesbitt, BSc Rutendo Kusosa, BSc Cleo Fabian, PhD Abigail Easter, Prof. Kate Tchanturia

28.04.2020 | review

A review of binge eating disorder and obesity

Binge eating disorder (BED) is a mental illness characterised by recurrent binge eating episodes in the absence of appropriate compensatory behaviours. Consequently, BED is strongly associated with obesity. The current review aims to provide an …

Zaida Agüera, María Lozano-Madrid, Núria Mallorquí-Bagué, Susana Jiménez-Murcia, José M. Menchón, Fernando Fernández-Aranda

09.04.2020 | original article

Neuropsychological functioning among patients with different types of cancer

Postchemotherapy cognitive impairment and implications for rehabilitation

PCCI (other terms used include cognitive dysfunction, or chemo fog, or chemo brain) is referred to as a decline in a variety of neuropsychological measures after chemotherapy for the treatment of cancer [ 1 ]. As chemotherapeutic drugs are …

PhD Dr. Kalliopi Megari

12.02.2020 | case report Open Access

Cannabidiol treatment in an adolescent with multiple substance abuse, social anxiety and depression

In this report, we present a case of a 16,9-year-old patient with multiple substance use disorder (cannabis, MDMA, cocaine, ecstacy), severe depression, social phobia and narcissistic personality disorder.We administered Cannabidiol (CBD) capsules …

MD Clarissa Laczkovics, Oswald D. Kothgassner, Anna Felnhofer, Claudia M. Klier