Saratov JOURNAL of Medical and Scientific Research

anxiety disorders

Headache features in persons with anxiety disorders

Year: 2016, volume 12 Issue: №2 Pages: 270-273
Heading: Neurology Article type: Original article
Authors: Lukina E.V., Rusanova A.M., Makarov N.S.
Organization: Saratov State Medical University
Summary:

The aim of the article is to estimate the impact of anxiety on personality characteristics of headache in young adults studying full-time. Material and Methods. We observed 92 people aged from 15 to 25 years old, socially adapted, students in schools, colleges and universities on a full-time offices. Results. The perception of headache strongly depends on the emotional state of the individual, so it is very important to take this into account in the analysis of complaints and anamnesis of patients. Conclusion. Anxiety personality disorders hinder objectifying cephalgia, leading to misdiagnosis and incorrect treatment tactically with the possible development of abuse headaches. Therefore, it is necessary to convey to the patient the importance of reducing the impact of modifiable risk factors to explain the relationship of his condition with these factors and create a positive attitude to treatment.

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Research of personal features of patients with rosacea

Year: 2014, volume 10 Issue: №3 Pages: 560-564
Heading: Skin Diseases Article type: Short message
Authors: Davydova A.V., Bakulev A.L.
Organization: Saratov State Medical University
Summary:

Aim: to study the personal characteristics of patients with different subtypes of rosacea and the establishment of the relationship with the clinical manifestations of dermatosis. Materials and methods. Through questionnaires of dermato-logical quality of life, SKINDEKS-29, The Zung Self-Rating Anxiety Scale, The Hamilton Anxiety Rating Scale, Toronto Alexithymia Scale and the method of «Type of attitude to the disease» interviewed 42 patients with different subtypes of rosacea. The data obtained were processed statistically. Results. Rosacea reduces the quality of life of patients, increases the subjective assessment of anxiety scales Zung and Hamilton with a predominance of performance anxiety in the mind. Diagnosed with intermediate degree of alexithymia and anosognosic, ergopathic, anxious and the sensitive types of attitude towards the disease. Conclusions. Predisposition, as well as the development of anxiety disorders, impaired social adjustment, reduced quality of life of patients with rosacea emphasizes the need to implement their algorithm survey assessment of personal characteristics.

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Assessment level of anxiety and depression in patients with multiple sclerosis

Year: 2012, volume 8 Issue: №2 Pages: 484-488
Heading: Neurology Article type: Original article
Authors: Lukina E.V., Kusnetsova D.E.
Organization: Saratov State Medical University
Summary:

In patients with multiple sclerosis observed polymorphism of the emergency psychiatric disorders with a wide range of psychopathological phenomena — from neurotic and personality disorders to psychotic states and epileptiform syndrome. However, the problems of mental health problems in people with MS for a long time little attention was paid. The aim of our study was to analyze the level of anxiety and depression severity in patients with multiple sclerosis. According to this objective have been identifed objectives of the study: to determine the level of depression and anxiety in MS patients according to sex, age, course, duration of disease. For our work was selected group of patients with documented diagnosis of multiple sclerosis, Charles Poser criteria, consisting of 79 persons, with a disease duration of more than 2 years. We used a specially designed questionnaire, which included a table to assess complaints, anamnesis, the neurological status of the patient, and standard questionnaires (test anxiety, Taylor Depression Scale Research psychoneurology them. Spondylitis, the index of overall psychological well-being). The study found that mood disorders such as anxiety, depression, often occurs in patients with multiple sclerosis. However, they are expressed in groups of patients receiving and not receiving DMD, in many ways. Thus, it should be recommended  Vat practical neurologists in the treatment of multiple sclerosis patients to pay attention to whether or not they have a certain range of mental disorders, and above all, anxious-depressive syndrome, which is in need of medical and non-pharmacological correction.

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DYNAMICS OF THE ANXIETY DISORDERS IN THE COURSE OF SHORT-TERM PSYCHOTHERAPY

Year: 2008, volume 4 Issue: №2 Pages: 141-143
Heading: Psychiatry Article type: Short message
Authors: A.V. Vasilyeva, S. V. Poltorak, T.N. Hmylova
Organization: Saint-Petersburg State Psychoneurological University, St. Petersburg State Medical Academy named after I.I. Mechnikov
Summary:

The tendency of psychotherapy modern concepts referring to the short-term forms having been taken into account, we carried out the research aimed at the study of short-term form personality-oriented psychotherapy effect on the anxiety disorder dynamics. 103 patients with neurotic disorders were examined in the neurosis and psychotherapy department of the Bekhterev Psychoneurological Research Institute. The findings revealed the situational and personal anxiety level to be objectively decreased in the short-term group psychotherapy course.
The short-term group psychotherapy was proved to bean effective method in anxiety disorders treatment considering indications and limitations.

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