Malaysian Psychiatric Association - click for home
Malaysian Psychiatric Association
    About Us | Join Us | Contact Us
Search: 
 
  Home »  News & Updates »
 
» About MPA
» President's Message
» In the Press
» Misconceptions
» Mental Health
» Mental Disorders
» Children & Adolescent
» Support & Caring
» Circle of Care
» Upcoming Events
» Early Career Psychiatrist
» Private Psychiatrists
» List of Hospitals
» FAQ
» Interactive Corner
» Newsletters & Bulletins
» Glossary
» Web Resources & Contacts
» Conferences
» Women MH Chapter
» International Society for Bipolar Disorder
» Gallery
» News & Updates
» MPA e-Newsletters
» Materials for Patients
» Announcements
» CPG & Other Guidelines
» MPA Educational Grant
» Advertisements
» Home

 
arrow Psychiatric Disorders Among New Child and Adolescent Attendees in an Outpatient Setting of a Sungai Petani Hospital: A Registry from January 2014 to December 2014

18-01-2017
Please note that a new online early paper has been published in the Malaysian Journal of Psychiatry!
Section: Original Paper
Authors: Nazariah Harun, Ravivarma Rao Panirselvam, Yusni Yusuff
Institution: Department of Psychiatry & Mental Health, Hospital Sultan Abdul Halim, Sungai Petani, Kedah, Malaysia
Keywords: Child, Adolescent, Mental Health, Service Utilisation, Malaysia
Abstract: Introduction: Children and adolescents requiring mental health services are increasing. This paper is a registry of new clients in the Child and Adolescent Mental Health (CAMH) outpatient clinic of Hospital Sultan Abdul Halim (HSAH), Sungai Petani, Kedah, Malaysia from January 2014 to December 2014.
» Read more...


arrow Internet Addiction among Adolescents in Malaysia: The Prevalence and its Association with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) Symptoms

4-11-2016
Please note that a new online early paper has been published in the Malaysian Journal of Psychiatry!
Section: Original Paper
Authors: Mohd Isa S, Hashim AH, Kaur M, Ng CG
Institution: Department of Psychological Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University Malaya, Malaysia
Keywords: Internet, Addiction, Attention, Deficit, Hyperactivity
Abstract: Objective: As Internet use becomes ubiquitous among adolescents, Internet addiction turns out to be as a potential problem in adolescents. The aim of this cross-sectional study was to examine the prevalence of internet addiction and its associated factors among the adolescents in Malaysia. Methods: The association between internet addiction and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) symptoms was also examined in this cross-sectional study, which was conducted at four secondary schools in Malaysia.
» Read more...


arrow The Application of Colaiiziís Method in Conducting Research Across Two Language

30-09-2016
Please note that a new online early paper has been published in the Malaysian Journal of Psychiatry!
Section: Original Paper
Authors: Suryani S1,Welch A2, Cox L3
Institutions: 1Department of Mental Health Nursing, Faculty of Nursing, Padjajaran University, West Java, Indonesia
22Central Queensland University, Australia
3Queensland University of Technology, Australia
Keywords: Phenomenonology, Colaizzi, Data Analysis, Non English Speaker
Abstract: Many nursing research has applied Colaizzi approach in analyzing data. However, only few studies reported how the method was implemented. The purpose of this article is to provide an alternative practical guidance for international student and new researcher from non english speaker in applying Colaizziís approach to analysis data.
» Read more...


arrow A Review of the Potential Efficacy of Alpha-S1-Casein Tryptic Hydrolysate on Stress and Sleep Disorder

30-09-2016
Please note that a new online early paper has been published in the Malaysian Journal of Psychiatry!
Section: Review Paper
Authors: Chee Huei Phing
Institution: Faculty of Science, Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman, 31900 Kampar, Perak, Malaysia
Keywords: Sleep, Alpha-S1-Casein Tryptic Hydrolysate, Stress
Abstract: Introduction: Sleep, much like eating, is a pivotal part of life. The mechanisms of sleep are only partly clear and are the subject of future intense research. Scientific evidence behind sleep-promoting supplements such as alpha-s1-casein tryptic hydrolysate is briefly described. These are reviewed using data from clinical trials.
» Read more...


arrow Rehabilitation or Recovery-Oriented Services: Which Gives a Better Care?

29-08-2016
Please note that the Editorial for the journal issue December 2015, Vol. 24, No. 2 has been published in the Malaysian Journal of Psychiatry!
Section: Editorial
Author: M Midin
Institution: Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Abstract: Clinicians who are involved in providing community and rehabilitation services for people with severe mental illness must have thought of this question of whether rehabilitation or recovery-oriented services is a better term to describe their services. In this field of psychiatry, terms like psychiatric or psychosocial rehabilitation or recovery-oriented services and many other variations have been used to name services which all aim to facilitate recovery of people with severe mental illness.
» Read more...


arrow Psychosocial Risk Factors for Colorectal Cancer: A Systematic Review

31-07-2016
Please note that a new online early paper has been published in the Malaysian Journal of Psychiatry!
Section: Review Paper
Authors: Zainal NZ, Mohamed S
Keywords: Colorectal Cancer, Systematic Review, Personality, Stress, Anxiety, Depression
Abstract: Aims: To review the psychosocial risk factors for colorectal cancer (CRC), report the types and explore their association with CRC. Methods: We followed PRISMA guidelines to conduct the systematic review. We searched electronic databases (PubMed, CINAHL, PsychINFO and EMBASE) and hand searched up to 15th April 2015 for studies on psychosocial or stress or depression or anxiety or personality or support or coping as risk factor for CRC.
» Read more...



 
   
 
 
 
| | | |
©Copyright Malaysian Psychiatric Association   2006 - 2011    All rights reserved.
designed & maintained: mobition