Stress, Inflammation, and Defense of Homeostasis

Stress, Inflammation, and Defense of Homeostasis  Raj Chovatiya and Ruslan Medzhitov Inflammation is traditionally considered a defense response induced by infection or injury. However, inflammation can also be induced by tissue stress and malfunction in the absence of infection or overt tissue damage. Here we discuss the relationship between homeostasis, stress responses, and inflammation. Stress … Sigue leyendo Stress, Inflammation, and Defense of Homeostasis

Schizophrenia: an integrated sociodevelopmental-cognitive model

Schizophrenia: an integrated sociodevelopmental cognitive model Oliver D Howes, BM BCh, MA, MRCPsych, PhD, DM1 and Robin M Murray, FRS, FRCPsych Abstract: Schizophrenia remains a major burden1. The dopamine (DA) and neurodevelopmental hypotheses attempt to explain the pathogenic mechanisms and origins of the disorder respectively2-4. Recently an alternative, the cognitive model, has gained popularity5. However the … Sigue leyendo Schizophrenia: an integrated sociodevelopmental-cognitive model

Concurrent and Longitudinal Contribution of Exposure to Bullying in Childhood to Mental Health. The Role of Vulnerability and Resilience

Concurrent and Longitudinal Contribution of Exposure to Bullying in Childhood to Mental Health The Role of Vulnerability and Resilience Timothy Singham, BSc; Essi Viding, PhD; Tabea Schoeler, PhD; Louise Arseneault, PhD; Angelica Ronald, PhD; Charlotte M. Cecil, PhD; Eamon McCrory, PhD; Frülhing Rijsdijk, PhD; Jean-Baptiste Pingault, PhD IMPORTANCE Exposure to bullying is associated with poor … Sigue leyendo Concurrent and Longitudinal Contribution of Exposure to Bullying in Childhood to Mental Health. The Role of Vulnerability and Resilience

A Brief Exposure-Based Treatment vs Cognitive Processing Therapy for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder.

A Brief Exposure-Based Treatment vs Cognitive Processing Therapy for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder. A Randomized Noninferiority Clinical Trial Denise M. Sloan, PhD; Brian P. Marx, PhD; Daniel J. Lee, PhD; Patricia A. Resick, PhD IMPORTANCE Written exposure therapy (WET), a 5-session intervention, has been shown to efficaciously treat posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). However, this treatment has … Sigue leyendo A Brief Exposure-Based Treatment vs Cognitive Processing Therapy for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder.

Carolina y la nube. El lugar de la amistad en el proceso analítico de la adolescencia

Carolina y la nube. El lugar de la amistad en el proceso analítico de la adolescencia. Luis Kancyper Resumen El autor señala que el tema de la amistad y de las autoimágenes narcisistas, poco estudiado en psicoanálisis, representa una buena cantera para la indagación psicoanalítica. Posibilita extraer valiosos aportes metapsicológicos y técnicos para elucidar, bajo una luz … Sigue leyendo Carolina y la nube. El lugar de la amistad en el proceso analítico de la adolescencia