Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences

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Edited By: Shigenobu Kanba and Tadafumi Kato

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ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2013: 84/136 (Psychiatry); 131/194 (Clinical Neurology); 199/252 (Neurosciences)

Online ISSN: 1440-1819

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Whole genome/exome sequencing in mood and psychotic disorders
Tadafumi Kato
Volume 69 Issue 2 - February 2015

Carbonyl stress and schizophrenia
Makoto Arai, Mitsuhiro Miyashita, et al.
Volume 68 Issue 9 - September 2014

Neurobiological model of obsessive–compulsive disorder: Evidence from recent neuropsychological and neuroimaging findings
Tomohiro Nakao, Kayo Okada, et al.
Volume 68 Issue 8 - August 2014

Conflicts of interest in psychiatry: Strategies to cultivate literacy in daily practice
Rumiko Shimazawa and Masayuki Ikeda
Volume 68 Issue 7 - July 2014

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Kenji Kosaka
Volume 68 Issue 6 - June 2014

Cognitive neuroscience of social emotions and implications for psychopathology: Examining embarrassment, guilt, envy, and schadenfreude
Kathryn F. Jankowski and Hidehiko Takahashi
Volume 68 Issue 5 - May 2014

Copy-number variation in the pathogenesis of autism spectrum disorder
Emiko Shishido, Branko Aleksic, et al.
Volume 68 Issue 2 - Feb 2014

Psychiatric symptoms of noradrenergic dysfunction: A pathophysiological view
Ken-ichi Yamamoto, Toshikazu Shinba, et al.
Volume 68 Issue 1 - Jan 2014

Review of neurophysiological findings in patients with schizophrenia
Toshiaki Onitsuka, Naoya Oribe, et al.
Volume 67 Issue 7 - Nov 2013

Guideline for treatment of bipolar disorder by the Japanese Society of Mood Disorders, 2012
Shigenobu Kanba, Tadafumi Kato, et al.
Volume 67 Issue 5 - July 2013



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Cognitive–behavioral therapy modifies the naturalistic course of social anxiety disorder: Findings from an ABA design study in routine clinical practices
Toshi A. Furukawa, Yumi Nakano, Tadashi Funayama, et al.
Volume 67 Issue 3 - April 2013

Psychosocial and psychiatric characteristics of suicide completers with psychiatric treatment before death: A psychological autopsy study of 76 cases
Seiko Hirokawa, Toshihiko Matsumoto, Yotaro Katsumata, et al.
Volume 66 Issue 4 - June 2012

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DSM-5-defined ‘mixed features’ and Benazzi's mixed depression: Which is practically useful to discriminate bipolar disorder from unipolar depression in patients with depression?
Minoru Takeshima and Takashi Oka
Volume 69 Issue 2 - February 2015

Near-infrared spectroscopy for examination of prefrontal activation during cognitive tasks in patients with major depressive disorder: A meta-analysis of observational studies
Huijun Zhang, Wentian Dong, et al.
Volume 69 Issue 1 - January 2015

Influence of age of onset on limbic and paralimbic structures in depression
Natalia Jaworska, Frank P. MacMaster, et al.
Volume 68 Issue 12 - December 2014


Gonadotrophic hormone and reinforcement sensitivity systems in women with premenstrual dysphoric disorder
Chih-Hung Ko, Cheng-Yu Long, et al.
Volume 68 Issue 11 - November 2014

Association of the five-factor personality model with prefrontal activation during frontal lobe task performance using two-channel near-infrared spectroscopy
Haruka Ikeda, Eiji Ikeda, et al.
Volume 68 Issue 10 - October 2014

Reducing the stigma of depression through neurobiology-based psychoeducation: A randomized controlled trial
Der-Yan Han and Sue-Huei Chen
Volume 68 Issue 9 - September 2014

Effects of maternal depressive symptomatology during pregnancy and the postpartum period on infant–mother attachment
Harue Ohoka, Takayoshi Koide, et al.
Volume 68 Issue 8 - August 2014

Trauma, depression, and resilience of earthquake/tsunami/nuclear disaster survivors of Hirono, Fukushima, Japan
Hiroko Kukihara, Niwako Yamawaki, et al.
Volume 68 Issue 7 - July 2014

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