Anxiety and depression propensities in patients with acute toxic liver injury

Title
Anxiety and depression propensities in patients with acute toxic liver injury
Author(s)
이헌주서정일[서정일]이용국[이용국]박정배[박정배]사공정규[사공정규]김동준[김동준]서연석[서연석]이재동[이재동]고순영[고순영]이병석[이병석]
Keywords
PSYCHOMETRIC PROPERTIES; INVENTORY; DISEASE; DISORDERS; MEDICINE; COMPLEMENTARY; BURDEN; KOREA; COPD
Issue Date
201312
Publisher
BAISHIDENG PUBL GRP CO LTD
Citation
WORLD JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, v.19, no.47, pp.9069 - 9076
Abstract
AIM: To investigate anxiety and depression propensities in patients with toxic liver injury. METHODS: The subjects were divided into three groups: a healthy control group (Group 1, n = 125), an acute non-toxic liver injury group (Group 2, n = 124), and a group with acute toxic liver injury group caused by non-commercial herbal preparations (Group 3, n = 126). These three groups were compared and evaluated through questionnaire surveys and using the Hospital Anxiety-Depression Scale (HADS), Beck Anxiety Inventory (BAI), Beck Depression Inventory (BDI), and the hypochondriasis scale. RESULTS: The HADS anxiety subscale was 4.9 +/- 2.7, 5.0 +/- 3.0 and 5.6 +/- 3.4, in Groups 1, 2, and 3, respectively. The HADS depression subscale in Group 3 showed the most significant score (5.2 +/- 3.2, 6.4 +/- 3.4 and 7.2 +/- 3.4 in Groups 1, 2, and 3, respectively) (P < 0.01 vs Group 1, P < 0.05 vs Group 2). The BAI and BDI in Group 3 showed the most significant score (7.0 +/- 6.3 and 6.9 +/- 6.9, 9.5 +/- 8.6 and 8.8 +/- 7.3, 10.7 +/- 7.2 and 11.6 +/- 8.5 in Groups 1, 2, and 3, respectively) (BAI: P < 0.01 vs Group 1, P < 0.05 vs Group 2) (BDI: P < 0.01 vs Group 1 and 2). Group 3 showed a significantly higher hypochondriasis score (8.2 +/- 6.0, 11.6 +/- 7.5 and 13.1 +/- 6.5 in Groups 1, 2, and 3, respectively) (P < 0.01 vs Group 1, P < 0.05 vs Group 2). CONCLUSION: Psychological factors that present vulnerability to the temptation to use alternative medicines, such as herbs and plant preparations, are important for understanding toxic liver injury. (C) 2013 Baishideng Publishing Group Co., Limited. All rights reserved.
URI
http://hdl.handle.net/YU.REPOSITORY/28101http://dx.doi.org/10.3748/wjg.v19.i47.9069
ISSN
1007-9327
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