Tag archive for Mental health

Community health workers for COVID-19 prevention and control

Citation: Bhaumik S, Moola S, Tyagi J, et al. Frontline health workers in COVID-19 prevention and control: rapid evidence synthesis. The George Institute for Global Health, India. Published online 23 March 2020.
What is this? Ensuring preparedness of frontline health workers or FLHWs (called community health …

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Psychological impact of quarantine and how to reduce it in COVID-19

Citation: Brooks SK, Webster RK, Smith LE, et al. The psychological impact of quarantine and how to reduce it: rapid review of the evidence. Lancet 2020; 395: 912-20
What is this? During the COVID-19 pandemic, some people are staying in a dedicated quarantine facility.
In this systematic …

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Improving psychological outcomes in healthcare employees during an infectious disease outbreak were identified

Citation: Brooks SK, Dunn R, Amlôt R, Rubin GJ, Greenberg N. A systematic, thematic review of social and occupational factors associated with psychological outcomes in healthcare employees during an infectious disease outbreak. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine 2018; 60(3): 248-57
What is this? The COVID-19 …

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Visiting urban green space exposure has been shown to boost the immune system and mental health, and reduce the risks of cardiovascular and respiratory diseases

Citation: World Health Organization. Urban green spaces and health: a review of evidence. 2016.
What is this? The COVID-19 pandemic has led to the closing of some leisure facilities, bars, restaurants, cafes and, with the need to self-isolate and socially distance, parks and green spaces have …

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Increased greenspace exposure has been shown to reduce stress, stroke, hypertension, asthma and heart disease

Citation: Twohig-Bennett C, Jones A. The health benefits of the great outdoors: A systematic review and meta-analysis of greenspace exposure and health outcomes. Environmental Research 2018; 166: 628-37
What is this? The COVID-19 pandemic has led to the closing of some leisure facilities, bars, restaurants, cafes …

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La mirtazapine comparativement à d’autres agents antidépresseurs pour la dépression

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La mirtazapine devrait avoir un début d’action plus rapide que les ISRS lors du traitement de la dépression en phase aiguë sur une période de 6 à 12 semaines.
La dépression se caractérise par une humeur basse persistante, une perte d’intérêt et …

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Mirtazapina versus otros agentes antidepresivos para la depresión

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Es probable que la mirtazapina tenga un inicio de acción más rápido que los ISRS, durante el tratamiento de la fase aguda, para la depresión, durante un período que oscila entre 6 y 12 semanas.
La depresión se caracteriza por un bajo …

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Mirtazapine versus other anti-depressive agents for depression

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Mirtazapine is likely to have a faster onset of action than SSRIs during the acute‐phase treatment for depression over a 6-12-week period.
Depression is characterised by a persistent low mood, loss of interest and pleasure, loss of appetite, insomnia, fatigue, poor concentration …

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Paroxetine comparativement à d’autres antidépresseurs pour la dépression

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Certaines différences potentiellement significatives entre la paroxétine et d’autres antidépresseurs existent, mais aucune conclusion définitive ne peut être tirée en raison du nombre limité d’études par comparaison.
La dépression majeure est une maladie mentale grave caractérisée par une humeur basse persistante …

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Paroxetina versus otros agentes anti‐depresivos para la depresión

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Existen algunas diferencias, posiblemente significativas, entre la paroxetina y otros antidepresivos, pero no se pueden sacar conclusiones definitivas debido al número limitado de estudios por comparación.
La depresión mayor es una enfermedad mental grave, caracterizada por un estado de ánimo bajo …

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