Summary: Methods used in the diagnosis and treatment of behavioral, personality, and mental disorders.
Publications157 found, 100 shown here
- Dealing with school refusal behavior: a primer for family physiciansChristopher A Kearney
Department of Psychology, University of Nevada Las Vegas, 4505 Maryland Parkway, Las Vegas, NV 89154 5030, USA
J Fam Pract 55:685-92. 2006
- Functional Assessment in Migraine (FAIM) questionnaire: development of an instrument based upon the WHO's International Classification of Functioning, Disability, and HealthDev S Pathak
Florida International University, Miami, FL, USA
Value Health 8:591-600. 2005....
- Unmet demands for health care among patients with rheumatoid arthritis: indications for underuse?Catharina E Jacobi
Department of Medical Decision Making, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Arthritis Rheum 51:440-6. 2004..To assess the prevalence of unmet health care demands among rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients, and to determine if these unmet demands indicate underuse...
- Psychological management of painOskar Frischenschlager
Institute of Medical Psychology, University of Vienna, Severingasse 9, 1090 Vienna, Austria
Disabil Rehabil 24:416-22. 2002..In this article an overview is given on the attempts of understanding and treating chronic pain from the psychodynamic view and the perspective of behavioural medicine...
- Psychological testing and psychological assessment: a closer examinationJohn Hunsley
John Hunsley, School of Psychology, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1N 6N5
Am Psychol 57:139-40. 2002
- Digestive symptoms and their psychosocial impact: validation of a questionnaireJorgen Urnes
Department of Community Medicine and General Practice, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
Scand J Gastroenterol 41:1019-27. 2006..Questionnaires evaluating digestive symptoms and their psychosocial impact have not been extensively validated in Norwegian populations. In this study a self-administered questionnaire developed in Norway is evaluated for this purpose...
- Development of an observational instrument to measure mother-infant separation post birthGene Cranston Anderson
Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA
J Nurs Meas 12:215-34. 2004..0001). Interrater reliability was from 86% to 90%. The IMIS is a valid observational measure of maternal contact when raters are trained to score it reliably...
- Sport psychology: training the mind for competitionJon Hammermeister
Department of Physical Education, Health and Recreation, Eastern Washington University, PEB 200, Cheney, WA 99004, USA
Curr Sports Med Rep 4:160-4. 2005..This new method of "training the mind" is presented and discussed...
- Are techniques used in cognitive behaviour therapy applicable to behaviour change interventions based on the theory of planned behaviour?Imogen C A Hobbis
Institute of Public Health, University of Cambridge, UK
J Health Psychol 10:7-18; discussion 37-43. 2005..This article discusses the similarities and differences between the two approaches, and considers whether techniques used in CBT are applicable to interventions based on the TPB...
- Individual psychosocial support for breast cancer patients: a randomized study of nurse versus psychologist interventions and standard careCecilia Arving
Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Section of Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
Cancer Nurs 30:E10-9. 2007..In conclusion, psychosocial support by specially trained nurses using techniques derived from cognitive behavioral therapy is beneficial for breast cancer patients and may be a realistic alternative in routine cancer care...
- Self-care for job stress in the workplaceKoji Ishikawa
Iwatsuka Health Section, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd, 1 Takamichi, Iwatsuka cho, Nakamura ku, Nagoya, Aichi, Japan
Sangyo Eiseigaku Zasshi 50:4-10. 2008..The occupational physicians who applied psychological techniques, such as the autogenic training and/or the transactional analysis, were few in number, 17.8% and 14...
- Evaluation of dentists' perceived needs regarding treatment of the anxious patientK B Hill
University of Birmingham, School of Dentistry, St Chad s Queensway, Birmingham, B4 6NN
Br Dent J 204:E13; discussion 442-3. 2008..Aim To determine the views and experiences of dental practitioners in their current use of anxiety management techniques, their undergraduate and post-graduation training in these techniques and future training needs...
- Referrals to a secondary care dental clinic for anxious adult patients: implications for treatmentP McGoldrick
University of Dundee Dental School
Br Dent J 191:686-8. 2001....
- Sex coaching for physicians: combination treatment for patient and partnerM A Perelman
New York Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York 10021, USA
Int J Impot Res 15:S67-74. 2003..Integrating sex therapy and other psychological techniques into their office practice will improve effectiveness in treating SD...
- Using psychological insights to help people quit smokingT Ward
Department of Sociology, Psychology and Social Work, University of the West Indies, Mona, Kingston 7, Jamaica
J Adv Nurs 34:754-9. 2001....
- Pain and anxiety control in Down syndromeN Cetrullo
Unit of Dentistry for Disabled Patients, Department of Dentistry, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
Minerva Stomatol 53:619-29. 2004..A local anaesthetic, combined when possible with psychological techniques, remains the approach of choice and only a level of compliance that is really wanting or the need to ..
- Presence as an emotional experienceM P Huang
University of Michigan Department of Psychiatry, Ann Arbor 48109 0390, USA
Stud Health Technol Inform 62:148-53. 1999..Validated psychological techniques for assessing emotions by subjective report, behavioral observations, and facial analysis can all be ..
- Effects of telephone counseling on antipsychotic adherence and emergency department utilizationPaul F Cook
College of Nursing, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
Am J Manag Care 14:841-6. 2008To determine whether ScriptAssist, a telehealth nursing program using psychological techniques, reduced emergency department (ED) utilization and improved adherence among Medicaid health plan members with serious and persistent mental ..
- Training health professionals: a multidisciplinary team approach in a university-based weight-loss programB J Brehm
Department of Health Sciences, College of Allied Health Sciences, The University of Cincinnati, Ohio 45267 0394, USA
J Allied Health 28:226-9. 1999..Exercise, stress management, parenting skills, and psychological techniques were perceived as important skills to develop for professional careers.
- Erectile dysfunction in patients in a cardiac rehabilitation programJosé M Maroto-Montero
Unidad de Rehabilitación Cardiaca, Servicio de Cardiologia, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
Rev Esp Cardiol 61:917-22. 2008..The aim of this study was to investigate the incidence of, etiological factors associated with, and treatment results obtained in this condition in patients participating in a cardiac rehabilitation program...
- Returning to play: the mind does matterJames Bauman
US Olympic Committee, 2800 Olympic Parkway, Chula Vista, CA 91915, USA
Clin J Sport Med 15:432-5. 2005..Further support for the literature cited and conclusions comes from more than 16 years of collegial consultations and direct clinical experience with multiple collegiate, Olympic, and professional sport organizations...
- Misconceptions about classical psychophysics and the measurement of response biasR M Gardner
Department of Psychology, University of Colorado at Denver 80217 3364, USA
Percept Mot Skills 84:587-94. 1997..Finally, data indicating a correspondence between sensory and nonsensory factors obtained with various psychological techniques are reviewed.
- Psychosocial issues and their relevance to the cosmetic surgery patientTed A Grossbart
Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
Semin Cutan Med Surg 22:136-47. 2003..5. A wide range of studies document the use of psychological techniques to improve surgical outcome.
- [Reduction of anxiety in the anteroom of the operating theater in pediatric patients]C Silvente
Area de Psicologia Bàsica, Facultad de Psicologia, Universidad Autonoma de Barcelona
Cir Pediatr 13:30-4. 2000..Numerous investigations are, therefore, conducted to alleviate anxiety through different psychological techniques at this critical moment that the child is undergoing in surgery...
- Evaluating anxiety in patients attending optometric practiceTom H Margrain
Department of Optometry and Vision Sciences, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
Ophthalmic Physiol Opt 23:287-93. 2003..In this paper, we introduce physiological and psychological techniques that may be used to evaluate anxiety and arousal in the consulting room and present data from a small ..
- Depression in later life: a diagnostic and therapeutic challengeRichard B Birrer
St Joseph s Healthcare System, Inc, Paterson, New Jersey, USA
Am Fam Physician 69:2375-82. 2004..A comprehensive, multidisciplinary approach, including consideration of electroconvulsive treatment in some cases, is important. The overall long-term prognosis for elderly depressed patients is good...
- The future of psychotherapy outcome research: science or political rhetoric?J Peebles
Department of Psychology, University of Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
J Psychol 134:659-69. 2000..is an exploration of the impact of these recommendations, whose objective appears to be the promotion of psychological techniques for inclusion in clinical practice guidelines...
- Normal muscle strength and fatigability in patients with effort syndromesM J Stokes
Department of Medicine, University of Liverpool
BMJ 297:1014-7. 1988..The increased perception of effort must therefore be due to impairment of central rather than peripheral mechanisms. The optimal approach to treatment of effort syndromes combines physical and psychological techniques.
- [Use of alternative treatments by HIV-positive and AIDS patients in The Netherlands]I Wolffers
Vrije Universiteit, Vakgroep Sociale Geneeskunde, Amsterdam
Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 138:307-10. 1994..To analyse the use of alternative treatments by HIV-positive and AIDS patients...
- Tea and empathyLucy Gooding
Nurs Stand 18:18-9. 2003
- Managing panic disorder in general practiceDavid Austin
Department of General Practice, Monash University, Victoria, Australia
Aust Fam Physician 34:563-71. 2005..Most people with PD will present in the first instance to their general practitioner or hospital emergency department for assistance, often with a focus on somatic symptoms and concerns...
- Living with HIV and negotiating psychological discourseMartin Holt
National Centre in HIV Social Research, University of New South Wales, Australia
Health (London) 10:211-31. 2006..Our analysis suggests a need for greater scrutiny of the ways in which psychological techniques are employed as solutions to the ambiguities of living with HIV.
- Telephone counseling to improve osteoporosis treatment adherence: an effectiveness study in community practice settingsPaul F Cook
University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO 80262, USA
Am J Med Qual 22:445-56. 2007..Most reasons given for nonadherence were psychological. The results support the use of psychological techniques to improve adherence and the use of telehealth to disseminate evidence-based patient counseling.
- Treating functional lower gastrointestinal symptomsNora Thoua
Gastrointestinal Physiology Unit, University College Hospital, London
Clin Med 6:449-52. 2006
- Verrucae vulgares in children: successful simulated X-ray treatment (a suggestion-based therapy)Viktor Meineke
Department of Dermatology, University of the Saarland, Homburg Saar, Germany
Dermatology 204:287-9. 2002..Treatment of verrucae vulgares is sometimes difficult. Invasive methods should not be used for young children...
- Anxiety disorders. Recognition and managementG Andrews
Clinical Research Unit for Anxiety Disorders, School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, St Vincent s Hospital, Sydney
Aust Fam Physician 29:337-41. 2000..Also, they are sometimes dismissed as being 'just anxious', 'very shy', or 'worriers' rather than being recognized as suffering from very treatable disorders...
- Translating advances in schizophrenia treatment: a glass ceilingPatrick D McGorry
Med J Aust 178:425-6. 2003
- Actigraphic measurement of agitated behaviour in dementiaGuy Nagels
Laboratory of Neurochemistry and Behaviour, Institute Born Bunge, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:388-93. 2006..This study examines the correlation between actigraphic measures and a validated assessment scale of agitated behaviour in dementia, the Cohen-Mansfield Agitation Inventory (CMAI)...
- The 'Draw-the-Family Test' in the preoperative assessment of patients with anorectal diseases and psychological distress: a prospective controlled studyC Miliacca
Coloproctology Unit, Ars Medica Hospital, Rome, Italy
Colorectal Dis 12:792-8. 2010..The aim of this study was to evaluate the DFT in patients with psychological problems undergoing surgery for benign anorectal disease and to correlate the results with surgical outcome...
- Irritable bowel syndrome - The role of complementary medicines in treatmentMarie Pirotta
Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, Victoria
Aust Fam Physician 38:966-8. 2009..Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a common gut problem that interferes with many people's enjoyment of life...
- Early intervention in psychosisAlma Dzubur-Kulenovic
Department of Psychiatry, University of Sarajevol
Med Arh 57:61-3. 2003..advocate the use of low dose medication (be this with typical or atypical anti-psychotics) as well as psychological techniques, and assertive case management...
- Reported sexual abuse predicts impaired functioning but a good response to psychological treatments in patients with severe irritable bowel syndromeFrancis Creed
School of Psychiatry and Behavioural Science, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
Psychosom Med 67:490-9. 2005..We assessed the effect of reported sexual abuse on symptom severity and health-related quality of life in patients with severe irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) undergoing psychological treatments...
- High incidence of clinically relevant depressive symptoms in vulnerable persons of 75 years or older living in the communityEls Dozeman
Department of General Practice, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Aging Ment Health 14:828-33. 2010..The incidence rates of clinically relevant depressive symptoms and their predictors were investigated in a vulnerable elderly population...
- Techniques and devices to restore cognitionMijail Demian Serruya
Department of Neurology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce Street, Gates 3 HUP, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4283, United States
Behav Brain Res 192:149-65. 2008....
- Views of chartered physiotherapists on the psychological content of their practice: a preliminary study in the United KingdomB Hemmings
Division of Sports Studies, University College Northampton, UK
Br J Sports Med 36:61-4. 2002....
- A study of the differential effects of Tomm's questioning styles on therapeutic allianceD Ryan
Department of Psychology, University College Dublin, Ireland
Fam Process 40:67-77. 2001..The results of this study support Tomm's hypothesis that questioning styles based on circular assumptions lead to a better therapeutic alliance at an individual and systemic level than do questions based on lineal assumptions...
- Using drawing to explore student nurses' perceptions of older ageSally Roberts
City University, St Bartholomew s School of Nursing and Midwifery, London
Nurs Older People 15:14-8. 2003
- Somatic symptoms in primary care and psychological comorbidities in Qatar: neglected burden of diseaseAbdulbari Bener
Department of Medical Statistics and Epidemiology, Hamad General Hospital and Hamad Medical Corporation, Weill Cornell Medical College, Doha, Qatar
Int Rev Psychiatry 25:100-6. 2013..7%) and stress disorders (19.2%). The study findings revealed that somatic symptoms were significantly associated with socio-economic status. Somatic symptoms were significantly associated with depression, anxiety and stress disorders...
- A review assessing the current treatment strategies for postnatal psychological morbidity with a focus on post-traumatic stress disorderSusanne Peeler
School of Nursing and Midwifery, Faculty of Health, Education and Society, Plymouth University, Wellington Road, Taunton, United Kingdom
Midwifery 29:377-88. 2013..to conduct a systematic review of randomised controlled trials investigating the efficacy of treatments used to manage postnatal psychological morbidity...
- Suicide by cop: causes, reactions, and practical intervention strategiesLaurence Miller
Int J Emerg Ment Health 8:165-74. 2006..Operational strategies and psychological techniques for de-escalating and resolving a SBC crisis are discussed...
- Providing psychological treatments in general practice: how will it work?Grant Blashki
c Psychiatry Research Unit, PO Box 1, Rozelle, NSW 2039, Australia
Med J Aust 179:23-5. 2003..Research focusing on GP training and how GPs interact with specialist services in the provision of psychological treatments is urgently required...
- A pain management program for chronic cancer-treatment-related pain: a preliminary studyKaren A Robb
Academic Department of Physiotherapy, School of Biomedical Sciences, King s College London, London, UK
J Pain 7:82-90. 2006..A combination of physical and psychological techniques were adapted from previous work in chronic benign pain and implemented by two therapists...
- Behavioural and psychological management of somatic symptom disorders: an overviewMahendra P Sharma
Department of Clinical Psychology, National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences, Bangalore, India
Int Rev Psychiatry 25:116-24. 2013..This review aims at giving an overview of the components of the behavioural and other psychological interventions available for addressing medically unexplained somatic symptoms and to present their efficacy...
- Reducing suicidal ideation in depressed older primary care patientsJurgen Unutzer
Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
J Am Geriatr Soc 54:1550-6. 2006..To determine the effect of a primary care-based collaborative care program for depression on suicidal ideation in older adults...
- Physiological evaluation of psychological treatments for anxietyEileen Wollburg
VA Palo Alto Health Care System, 116 PAD, 3801 Miranda Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
Expert Rev Neurother 7:129-41. 2007..The most convincing studies dealt with the treatment of specific phobias and post-traumatic stress disorder...
- Case conferences as interventions dealing with the challenging behavior of people with dementia in nursing homes: a systematic reviewSven Reuther
German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases DZNE, Witten, Germany
Int Psychogeriatr 24:1891-903. 2012..The aim of this review is to describe the effects of case conferences on people with dementia and challenging behavior and the staff in nursing homes...
- Changes in treated incidence of borderline personality disorder in denmark: 1970-2009Lene Maria Ørts Clemmensen
Resident, Department of Organic Psychiatric Disorders and Emergency Ward, Aarhus University Hospital, Risskov, Denmark
Can J Psychiatry 58:522-8. 2013..To investigate whether there are any trends in treated incidence of borderline personality disorder (BPD) in Danish psychiatric hospitals based on different diagnostic systems from 1970 to 2009...
- The importance of psychological assessment in chronic painDavid A Williams
University of Michigan, USA
Curr Opin Urol 23:554-9. 2013..Supported by over 30 years of evidence, the bio-psycho-social model acknowledges that psychosocial factors are inherent in chronic pain and require assessment if meaningful diagnostics and treatments are to occur...
- Profiling the criminal mind: does it actually work?Richard N Kocsis
Forensic Psychologist, PO Box 662, Dee Why, Sydney, NSW 2099, Australia
Lancet 364:s14-5. 2004
- Predictors of distress and anxiety during pregnancyA Roos
Department of Psychiatry, Stellenbosch University, Stellenbosch, South Africa
Afr J Psychiatry (Johannesbg) 16:118-22. 2013..We determined whether temperament and character, trait anxiety, resilience, and social support predicted distress and anxiety symptoms in pregnancy...
- No clear effects of acute tryptophan depletion on processing affective prosody in male adults with ADHDM Grabemann
Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Duisburg Essen, LVR Clinics Essen, Essen, Germany
Acta Psychiatr Scand 128:142-8. 2013..This study aimed to investigate whether diminished brain 5-HT synthesis, as achieved by acute tryptophan depletion (ATD), can impair the processing of affective prosody in adults with ADHD...
- Ground control to Major Tom: experimental manipulation of anxiety-related interpretation bias by means of the "space odyssey" paradigm and effects on avoidance tendencies in childrenPeter Muris
Institute of Psychology, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands
J Anxiety Disord 23:333-40. 2009..Further, no support was found for the idea that high-anxious children were more affected by the experimental manipulation than low-anxious children...
- An examination of the tripartite model of depressive and anxiety symptoms in African American youth: stressors and coping strategies as common and specific correlatesNoni K Gaylord-Harden
Department of Psychology, Loyola University Chicago, 1032 West Sheridan Road, Chicago, IL 60660, USA
J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 40:360-74. 2011..Further, stressors and coping strategies showed specific associations to features of depression and anxiety. The findings provide evidence of factors that may help to distinguish between internalizing symptoms in African American youth...
- Optimal treatment of social phobia: systematic review and meta-analysisJohn Canton
Department of Psychological Medicine, Dunedin School of Medicine, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
Neuropsychiatr Dis Treat 8:203-15. 2012..Cognitive behavior therapy appears to be more effective than other evidence-based psychological techniques, and its effects appear to be more enduring than those of pharmacotherapy...
- Mind the gap: MIND, the mental hygiene movement and the trapdoor in measurements of intellectJ Toms
Centre for the History of Medicine, University of Warwick, Warwick, UK
J Intellect Disabil Res 54:16-27. 2010..This article examines the historical antecedents to key statements made by the organisation at this time regarding the relationship of mental health with, what was then called, 'mental handicap'...
- Incorporating psychological approaches into routine paediatric venepunctureA J A Duff
Department of Clinical Psychology, Ashley Wing Extension, St James s University Hospital, Leeds LS9 7TF, UK
Arch Dis Child 88:931-7. 2003..The main focus is on how such procedures could be amended to incorporate psychological techniques routinely, outlining specific guidelines for clinical practice.
- Visual target detection paradigm for the study of selective attentionM H Tabert
Neuroscience PET Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry, Box 1505, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 1 Gustave L Levy Place, New York, NY 10029 6574, USA
Brain Res Brain Res Protoc 6:80-5. 2000....
- Psychological stress and pain in wound care, part 2: a review of pain and stress assessment toolsK Solowiej
Psychological Sciences, Institute of Health and Society, University of Worcester, UK
J Wound Care 19:110-5. 2010..While it takes time and money to train practitioners in their use, this will soon be offset by benefits in terms of patient care, satisfaction and reduced costs...
- Prospective drug safety monitoring using the UK primary-care General Practice Research Database: theoretical framework, feasibility analysis and extrapolation to future scenariosSaga Johansson
AstraZeneca R and D, Molndal, Sweden
Drug Saf 33:223-32. 2010..However, further improvement in drug safety monitoring requires a shift towards more proactive pharmacoepidemiological methods that can detect adverse drug signals as they occur in the population...
- Competitive disadvantage makes attitudes towards rape less negativeKevin L Nunes
Department of Psychology, Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada
Evol Psychol 9:509-21. 2011..Future studies using similar experimental manipulations can complement correlational studies and may contribute to greater clarity, precision, and sophistication of research and theory on the role of competitive disadvantage in rape...
- Importance of psychological intervention for the recovery of children submitted to elective surgeryRenata Panico Gorayeb
Department of Neurosciences and Behavior, School of Medicine of Ribeirao Preto, USP
J Pediatr Surg 44:1390-5. 2009..When the whole family can be prepared and supported by psychologic intervention, the damage to child behavior and family anxiety is attenuated...
- Sense of hyper-positive self, goal-attainment beliefs and coping strategies in bipolar I disorderR Lee
Psychology Department, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
Psychol Med 40:967-75. 2010..To promote of our understanding of this group of patients, the present study investigated the relationship between SHPS, preferred internal state, dysfunctional attitudes and coping with hypothetical manic prodromal scenarios...
- Affective determinants of anxiety and depression development in children and adolescents: an individual growth curve analysisMarleen De Bolle
Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 42:694-711. 2011..Relations were not moderated by sex or sample. Results revealed that the assessment of the tripartite components is warranted as it can help to identify children at risk for an unfavorable depressive symptom course...
- Depression and the medicalization of sadness: conceptualization and recommended help-seekingGlòria Durà-Vilà
Research Department of Mental Health Sciences, University College London, London, UK
Int J Soc Psychiatry 59:165-75. 2013....
- Integration of cognitive-behavioral therapy with gait training for a 58-year-old male with a fear of falling: a case reportAnn Vendrely
Governors State University, University Park, IL 60484 0975, USA
Physiother Theory Pract 28:232-7. 2012..Cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) uses psychological techniques to redirect negative cognitive, emotional, or behavioral affects for improvement of self-efficacy and ..
- Countertransference in the treatment of adolescents and its manifestation in the therapist-patient relationshipOrya Tishby
School of Social Work, Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel
Psychother Res 21:621-30. 2011..It is suggested that these four dynamics constitute the process which links the origins and triggers with the manifestations and effects in Hayes's (2004) operational model of countertranference...
- Treatment for severe and enduring anorexia nervosa: a reviewPhillipa J Hay
School of Medicine, University of Western Sydney, Penrith, Australia
Aust N Z J Psychiatry 46:1136-44. 2012..Our aims were to (i) conduct a systematic review of randomised controlled trials (RCTs) of treatment for chronic anorexia nervosa participants, and (ii) identify research informing novel therapeutic approaches for this group...
- Lifetime adversity leads to blunted stress axis reactivity: studies from the Oklahoma Family Health Patterns ProjectWilliam R Lovallo
Behavioral Sciences Laboratories, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 921 NE 13th Street, Oklahoma City, OK 73104, USA
Biol Psychiatry 71:344-9. 2012..We present evidence that adverse experience in childhood and adolescence can alter core components of the stress axis, including cortisol and heart rate reactivity...
- Made of stone: a view of Parkinson 'off' periodsNeil Matson
Department of Clinical Psychology, North and East Devon Partnership NHS Trust, UK
Psychol Psychother 75:93-9. 2002..Clinical implications for adjuvant psychological techniques are discussed.
- Drug companies and clinical psychologyElina Baker
Devon Partnership NHS Trust, Dawlish, UK
Ethical Hum Sci Serv 5:247-53. 2003This article argues that the pharmaceutical industry uses psychological techniques focusing on social conditioning, shame, and guilt to sell its concepts and products to an ever-widening group of health care professionals...
- Do changes in coping style explain the effectiveness of interventions for psychological morbidity in family carers of people with dementia? A systematic review and meta-analysisRyan Li
Mental Health Sciences Unit, University College London, London, UK
Int Psychogeriatr 25:204-14. 2013..We hypothesized that interventions effective in reducing psychological symptoms would increase emotional support and acceptance-based coping, or decrease dysfunctional coping...
- Friends with benefits: the evolved psychology of same- and opposite-sex friendshipDavid M G Lewis
Department of Psychology, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, USA
Evol Psychol 9:543-63. 2011..These findings suggest that friend preferences may have evolved to solve ancestrally sex-linked adaptive problems, and that opposite-sex friendship may directly or indirectly serve mating functions...
- Citizen weeks or the psychologizing of citizenshipJosé Carlos Loredo-Narciandi
Departamento de Psicologia Basica I, Facultad de Psicologia, Universidad Nacional de Educacion a Distancia, Madrid, Spain
Hist Psychol 16:57-71. 2013..Modern psychological techniques (occupational, educational, legal psychology, etc.) nourished his reform program...
- Clinical effects of comprehensive therapy of early psychological intervention and rehabilitation training on neurological rehabilitation of patients with acute strokeDuo Yu Wu
People s Hospital of Hainan Province, Haikou, China
Asian Pac J Trop Med 5:914-6. 2012..To evaluate the clinical effects of comprehensive therapy of psychological intervention and rehabilitation training on the mental health of the patients with acute stroke...
- Effects of chitosan on xenograft models of melanoma in C57BL/6 mice and hepatoma formation in SCID miceMing Yang Yeh
Department of Biological Science and Technology, China Medical University No 91, Hsueh Shih Road, Taichung 40402, Taiwan and Dr Fang Ming Hung, Department of Surgical Intensive Care Unit, Far Eastern Memorial Hospital, No 21, Sec 2, Nan Ya south Rd Banciao 220, Taipei, Taiwan, R O C e mail
Anticancer Res 33:4867-73. 2013..Cancer patients often use CAM in the form of nutritional supplements, psychological techniques and natural medical approaches in the place of or in parallel to conventional medicine...
- Exercise and relaxation in health promotionR J Shephard
School of Physical and Health Education, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Sports Med 23:211-7. 1997..Stress levels can be reduced by anxiolytic drugs, or by a variety of psychological techniques; however, an appropriate programme of physical activity may be the preferred option, since exercise has ..
- A validation study of the Korean version of SPANHo Jun Seo
Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, The Catholic University of Korea, 505 Banpo Dong, Seocho Gu, Seoul 137 701, Korea
Yonsei Med J 52:673-9. 2011..This study sought to develop and validate a Korean version of the SPAN (SPAN-K)...
- [Possibilities of hypnosis and hypnosuggestive methods in oncology]Edit Jakubovits
Alapozó Egészségtudományi Intézet, Semmelweis Egyetem Egészségtudományi Kar, Morfológiai és Fiziológiai Tanszék, Budapest
Magy Onkol 55:22-31. 2011..the everyday communication with the physician can effectively complement other already known medical and psychological techniques. Although numerous studies have reported the beneficial physical and mental changes induced by hypnosis, ..
- Recent developments in psychosocial interventions for people with psychosisE McCann
City University, St Bartholomew School of Nursing and Midwifery, Philpot Street, Whitechapel, London E1 2EA, UK
Issues Ment Health Nurs 22:99-107. 2001..Over the last decade, there have been research developments in the use of psychological techniques to manage psychotic symptomatology, particularly in the realms of cognitive behavioral therapies...
- Supportive accountability: a model for providing human support to enhance adherence to eHealth interventionsDavid C Mohr
Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, United States
J Med Internet Res 13:e30. 2011..Each component of the proposed model is a testable hypothesis. As we develop viable human support models, these should be manualized to facilitate dissemination...
- What are the most effective intervention techniques for changing physical activity self-efficacy and physical activity behaviour--and are they the same?S L Williams
Applied Research Centre in Health and Lifestyle Interventions and Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, Coventry University, Priory Street, Coventry CV1 5FB, UK
Health Educ Res 26:308-22. 2011..This meta-analysis provides evidence for which psychological techniques are most effective for changing self-efficacy and physical activity.
- Pathological guilt: a persistent yet overlooked treatment factor in obsessive-compulsive disorderLeslie J Shapiro
OCD Institute, McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
Ann Clin Psychiatry 23:63-70. 2011....
- Psychological skills training as a way to enhance an athlete's performance in high-intensity sportsD Birrer
Swiss Federal Institute of Sport Magglingen, Magglingen, Switzerland
Scand J Med Sci Sports 20:78-87. 2010..This allows an expert to choose psychological techniques to improve the athlete's psychological skill...
- Disrupted theory of mind network processing in response to idea of reference evocation in schizophreniaI H Park
Department of Psychiatry, Myongji Hospital, Kwandong University College of Medicine, Goyang si, Gyeonggi Do, Korea
Acta Psychiatr Scand 123:43-54. 2011..This study examined the neural pathophysiology of the theory of mind network by eliciting self-referential processing during an idea of reference evocating situation in patients with schizophrenia...
- Using theories of behaviour change to inform interventions for addictive behavioursThomas L Webb
Department of Psychology, The University of Sheffield, Western Bank, Sheffield, UK
Addiction 105:1879-92. 2010..This paper reviews a set of theories of behaviour change that are used outside the field of addiction and considers their relevance for this field...
- Psychological therapies for recipients of implantable cardioverter defibrillatorsSarah Edelman
Health Psychology Unit, University of Technology, Sydney, Australia
Heart Lung 32:234-40. 2003....
- The effect of psychological management on dental anxiety in childrenM O Folayan
Department of Preventive Dentistry, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ie Ife, Nigeria
J Clin Pediatr Dent 27:365-70. 2003..The age of the patients was recorded. The types as well as number of psychological techniques employed during treatment were also noted...
- Psychological factors in immunomodulation induced by cancer surgery: a reviewBert Garssen
Helen Dowling Institute, Center for Psycho oncology, Ruvenslaan 190, Utrecht, The Netherlands
Biol Psychol 85:1-13. 2010..We recommend that future studies exploring the role of psychological factors on immune function and survival focus more on their influence during the peri-surgical period...
- Human bed nucleus of the stria terminalis indexes hypervigilant threat monitoringLeah H Somerville
Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
Biol Psychiatry 68:416-24. 2010....
- Factors influencing the use of behavioral management techniques during child management by dentistsM O Folayan
Department of Preventive Dentistry, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Nigeria
J Clin Pediatr Dent 28:155-61. 2004..The training of dentists should thus entail the full spectrum (content and instructional effectiveness) of all psychological techniques.
- The locus of the benefits of repetition-lag memory trainingHeather Bailey
Washington University St Louis, Saint Louis, MO, USA
Neuropsychol Dev Cogn B Aging Neuropsychol Cogn 18:577-93. 2011....
- The Efficacy of Adapted Yoga in Managing Psychosoccial Risk in ICD PatientsSTEFANIE TOISE; Fiscal Year: 2009..DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Part A. Proposed is a predoctoral fellowship program which integrates psychological techniques with the fields of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) and cardiology...
- Bipolar Disorder, Subjectivity and Treatment AdherenceMartha Sajatovic; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- fMRI of Craving in Addictions: Gender DifferencesMARC POTENZA; Fiscal Year: 2009..abstract_text> ..
- fMRI of CBT and CM for Cocaine DependenceMARC POTENZA; Fiscal Year: 2009..Successful completion of this project would lay the foundation for future studies (e.g., those combining behavioral and pharmacological treatments) in cocaine dependence and other addictive disorders. ..
- BEHAVIORAL MEDICINE: CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE RESEARCHWilliam Lovallo; Fiscal Year: 2003..U. medical campus. Training will utilize classroom, laboratory, and clinical facilities at several departments and hospitals on campus. ..
- CAFFEINE INFLUENCES ON EXERCISE AND PSYCHOLOGICAL STRESSWilliam Lovallo; Fiscal Year: 2004..This new information should aid in evaluating caffeine's effects over the span of midlife, a time at which the cardiovascular health of women changes markedly relative to men. ..
- Selegiline for Smoking CessationMARC POTENZA; Fiscal Year: 2007..Positive results from this trial would add further support for the safety and efficacy of selegiline for the treatment of nicotine dependence. ..
- Role of Depression in Medicare New Chronic Care Improvement ProgramJurgen Unutzer; Fiscal Year: 2008..Our findings will help CMS strengthen the CCIP and will help public and private policymakers implement effective disease management programs for chronic medical illness and comorbid depression. ..