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Mental disorder

MedGen UID:
14047
Concept ID:
C0004936
Mental or Behavioral Dysfunction
Synonyms: Disorder, Mental; Disorders, Mental; Mental Disorder; Mental Disorders
SNOMED CT: Mental disorder (74732009); Mental illness (74732009); Mental disease (74732009); Psychiatric illness (74732009); Psychiatric disorder (74732009); Mental health disorder (74732009)
 

Definition

Mental disorders include a wide range of problems, including. -Anxiety disorders, including panic disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder, and phobias. -Bipolar disorder. -Depression. -Mood disorders. -Personality disorders. -Psychotic disorders, including schizophrenia. There are many causes of mental disorders. Your genes and family history may play a role. Your life experiences, such as stress or a history of abuse, may also matter. Biological factors can also be part of the cause. A traumatic brain injury can lead to a mental disorder. A mother's exposure to viruses or toxic chemicals while pregnant may play a part. Other factors may increase your risk, such as use of illegal drugs or having a serious medical condition like cancer. Medications and counseling can help many mental disorders. .  [from MedlinePlus]

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  • Mental disorder

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Fezeu LK, Batty GD, Gale CR, Kivimaki M, Hercberg S, Czernichow S
PLoS One 2015 May 18;10(5):e0119970. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0119970. PMID: 25993130Free PMC Article
Cawthorpe D, Davidson M
Perm J 2015 Winter;19(1):52-7. doi: 10.7812/TPP/14-120. PMID: 25663206Free PMC Article
Van Ravesteyn LM, Tulen JH, Kamperman AM, Raats ME, Schneider AJ, Birnie E, Steegers EA, Hoogendijk WJ, Tiemeier HW, Lambregtse-van den Berg MP
J Clin Sleep Med 2014 Oct 15;10(10):1137-41. doi: 10.5664/jcsm.4118. PMID: 25317095Free PMC Article
Louden JE, Skeem JL
Law Hum Behav 2013 Feb;37(1):22-34. Epub 2012 Apr 2 doi: 10.1037/h0093991. PMID: 22468760
Hart C, de Vet R, Moran P, Hatch SL, Dean K
Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 2012 Oct;47(10):1581-90. Epub 2011 Dec 28 doi: 10.1007/s00127-011-0464-7. PMID: 22202973

Diagnosis

Cawthorpe D, Davidson M
Perm J 2015 Winter;19(1):52-7. doi: 10.7812/TPP/14-120. PMID: 25663206Free PMC Article
Cutcher Z, Degenhardt L, Alati R, Kinner SA
Aust N Z J Public Health 2014 Oct;38(5):424-9. Epub 2014 Jun 24 doi: 10.1111/1753-6405.12207. PMID: 24962322
Bingham R, Banner N
J Med Ethics 2014 Aug;40(8):537-42. Epub 2014 Feb 7 doi: 10.1136/medethics-2013-101661. PMID: 24509359
Armed Forces Health Surveillance Center (AFHSC).
MSMR 2013 Jul;20(7):4-11; discussion 10-1. PMID: 23927058
Louden JE, Skeem JL
Law Hum Behav 2013 Feb;37(1):22-34. Epub 2012 Apr 2 doi: 10.1037/h0093991. PMID: 22468760

Therapy

Boulos D, Zamorski MA
BMJ Open 2015 Dec 7;5(12):e008591. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2015-008591. PMID: 26644121Free PMC Article
Pedersen P, Søgaard HJ, Labriola M, Nohr EA, Jensen C
BMC Public Health 2015 Aug 8;15:763. doi: 10.1186/s12889-015-2087-5. PMID: 26253219Free PMC Article
Pedersen P, Søgaard HJ, Yde BF, Labriola M, Nohr EA, Jensen C
BMC Public Health 2014 Dec 17;14:1288. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-14-1288. PMID: 25516423Free PMC Article
Bertotti M, Watts P, Netuveli G, Yu G, Schmidt E, Tobi P, Lais S, Renton A
PLoS One 2013 Dec 2;8(12):e80127. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0080127. PMID: 24312459Free PMC Article
Dean K, Mortensen PB, Stevens H, Murray RM, Walsh E, Agerbo E
Psychol Med 2012 Mar;42(3):571-81. Epub 2011 Aug 16 doi: 10.1017/S0033291711001395. PMID: 21846422

Prognosis

Cutcher Z, Degenhardt L, Alati R, Kinner SA
Aust N Z J Public Health 2014 Oct;38(5):424-9. Epub 2014 Jun 24 doi: 10.1111/1753-6405.12207. PMID: 24962322
Louden JE, Skeem JL
Law Hum Behav 2013 Feb;37(1):22-34. Epub 2012 Apr 2 doi: 10.1037/h0093991. PMID: 22468760
Batty GD, Hamer M, Der G
J Epidemiol Community Health 2012 Jul;66(7):647-9. Epub 2012 Feb 1 doi: 10.1136/jech-2011-200270. PMID: 22301277
Hart C, de Vet R, Moran P, Hatch SL, Dean K
Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 2012 Oct;47(10):1581-90. Epub 2011 Dec 28 doi: 10.1007/s00127-011-0464-7. PMID: 22202973
Dean K, Mortensen PB, Stevens H, Murray RM, Walsh E, Agerbo E
Psychol Med 2012 Mar;42(3):571-81. Epub 2011 Aug 16 doi: 10.1017/S0033291711001395. PMID: 21846422

Clinical prediction guides

Fezeu LK, Batty GD, Gale CR, Kivimaki M, Hercberg S, Czernichow S
PLoS One 2015 May 18;10(5):e0119970. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0119970. PMID: 25993130Free PMC Article
Cawthorpe D, Davidson M
Perm J 2015 Winter;19(1):52-7. doi: 10.7812/TPP/14-120. PMID: 25663206Free PMC Article
Van Ravesteyn LM, Tulen JH, Kamperman AM, Raats ME, Schneider AJ, Birnie E, Steegers EA, Hoogendijk WJ, Tiemeier HW, Lambregtse-van den Berg MP
J Clin Sleep Med 2014 Oct 15;10(10):1137-41. doi: 10.5664/jcsm.4118. PMID: 25317095Free PMC Article
Louden JE, Skeem JL
Law Hum Behav 2013 Feb;37(1):22-34. Epub 2012 Apr 2 doi: 10.1037/h0093991. PMID: 22468760
Hart C, de Vet R, Moran P, Hatch SL, Dean K
Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 2012 Oct;47(10):1581-90. Epub 2011 Dec 28 doi: 10.1007/s00127-011-0464-7. PMID: 22202973

Recent systematic reviews

Semlyen J, King M, Varney J, Hagger-Johnson G
BMC Psychiatry 2016 Mar 24;16:67. doi: 10.1186/s12888-016-0767-z. PMID: 27009565Free PMC Article
de Medeiros Alves V, Bezerra DG, de Andrade TG, de Melo Neto VL, Nardi AE
CNS Neurol Disord Drug Targets 2015;14(7):820-7. PMID: 26166439
Milner A, Sveticic J, De Leo D
Int J Soc Psychiatry 2013 Sep;59(6):545-54. Epub 2012 May 11 doi: 10.1177/0020764012444259. PMID: 22582346
Einfeld SL, Ellis LA, Emerson E
J Intellect Dev Disabil 2011 Jun;36(2):137-43. doi: 10.1080/13668250.2011.572548. PMID: 21609299
Bolton D
J Ment Health 2010 Aug;19(4):328-36. doi: 10.3109/09638237.2010.492483. PMID: 20636113

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