• The objectives of the study were (i) to describe the prevalence of comorbidity and (ii) to describe the relationship between comorbidity (morbidity count, severity and the presence of specific diseases) and limitations in activities and pain in elderly patients with knee or hip OA using a comprehensive inventory of comorbidity. (mendeley.com)
  • 2004). Thus, in the present study we test two predictions: (a) high prevalence of comorbidity of anxiety and balance disorders in children with a primary diagnosis of generalized or separation anxiety disorder, and, (b) intensive balance training, but not training of flexibility and power, will reduce the level of anxiety in children with primary diagnosis of anxiety. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Comorbidity is associated with elevated symptom burden, functional impairment, decreased length and quality of life and increased costs. (rwjf.org)
  • The current study's] findings are concerning because it indicates that more vulnerable patients, ie, those with a higher comorbidity burden, may be receiving lower-quality care that has a higher risk for adverse events. (apta.org)
  • As people living with HIV now have a normal life expectancy, thanks to antiretroviral therapy, the burden of comorbidities is on the rise, and more than half of deaths in the patient population are attributable to these comorbidities. (ajmc.com)
  • Conclusions We found that patients with both, psoriasis and IBD have a number of further associated comorbidities, some at significantly higher levels than individuals with psoriasis-only. (biomedsearch.com)
  • Marijuana comorbidity is associated with longer length of stays and higher charges for patients suffering from a primary diagnosis of an alcohol problem. (rand.org)
  • Objectives To evaluate comorbidity before and after the diagnosis of branch retinal vein occlusion to determine whether it is a consequence of arterial thickening and therefore could serve as a diagnostic marker for other comorbidities and to evaluate the risk factors for the development of such occlusion. (bmj.com)
  • Main outcome measures The risk of comorbidity 10 years and 1 year before the diagnosis of branch retinal vein occlusion and the incident comorbidity in a mean period of seven years after the diagnosis, with odds ratios and incidence rate ratios adjusted for age, sex, and year of diagnosis. (bmj.com)
  • Medical comorbidities in autism: challenges to diagnosis and treatment. (nih.gov)
  • Finally, the waited effect on comorbidity of three alternative models (etiopathogenetic diagnosis, spectrum, and dimensional diagnosis) is briefly considered. (jhu.edu)
  • Findings from this study suggest that a marijuana comorbidity increases the cost of treating patients with alcohol problems and mood disorder diagnoses, implying that there may be real health consequences associated with marijuana abuse and dependence and more work considering this possibility is warranted. (rand.org)
  • BACKGROUND: This study aims to contribute to the knowledge of the influence of comorbidity in OA. (mendeley.com)
  • Study of the untoward effects associated with the comorbidity of multiple diseases on brain morphology requires identifying differences across multiple diagnostic groupings. (springer.com)
  • This study attempts to develop a comprehensive set of comorbidity measures for use with large administrative inpatient datasets. (nih.gov)
  • This population-based study examines local (LP), regional (RP), and widespread pain (WSP) on the body regarding comorbidities, pain aspects, and impact of pain and elucidates how the spread of pain varies over time. (gu.se)
  • Results: This study found differences in intensity, frequency and duration of pain, comorbidities, aspects of daily functioning and health care seeking in three pain categories based on spreading of pain: LP, RP and WSP. (gu.se)
  • A separate study by the NIAAA found that 56 percent of subjects with bipolar disorder also practiced some form of alcohol abuse and were more likely to have medical comorbidities like lung and breathing issues because smoking is so common. (healthdatamanagement.com)
  • The current study examined medical comorbidity and its associations with various demographic and psychological variables in individuals with bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, and major depressive disorder with psychotic features followed for 10 years from their first hospital admission. (unt.edu)
  • The study objective is to test mechanisms thought to be responsible for the comorbidity between psychiatric and medical sequelae of World Trade Center (WTC) exposures. (cdc.gov)
  • A new study by the CDC, including Dr. Matthew Maenner, ASF Grantee '10, found that 95% of children with autism have at least one psychiatric or medical comorbidity, which may have a role in age of first evaluation-the more comorbid conditions, the earlier the first evaluation for ASD. (autismsciencefoundation.org)
  • Objectives The aim of this study was to examine comorbidities in individuals diagnosed with both psoriasis and IBD, and to compare those with individuals diagnosed with psoriasis-only. (biomedsearch.com)
  • To learn more about the comorbidity profiles of OSA patients treated with MMA surgery and those managed medically, the investigators conducted a retrospective cohort study of these patients treated at Massachusetts General Hospital in 2001 through 2015. (drbicuspid.com)
  • The lifetime prevalence of at least one mental disorder: 48% 12 month prevalence of at least one mental disorder: 29% Comorbidity: Of the people who had experienced a mental illness in their lifetime (48% of the population), 27% had experienced more than one. (wikipedia.org)
  • Complex comorbidity is a hallmark feature of adult Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD). (goodtherapy.org)
  • Characteristics of Borderline Personality Disorder in a Community Sample: Comorbidity, Treatment Utilization, and General Functioning. (goodtherapy.org)
  • The most common comorbidities were oppositional defiant disorder and developmental coordination disorder. (gu.se)
  • On average, individuals with chronic medical conditions incur healthcare costs two to three times higher when they have a comorbid substance use disorder, compared with individuals without this comorbidity," wrote Surgeon General Vivek Murthy in his recent report on addiction in America. (healthdatamanagement.com)
  • When compared to an age, gender and race-matched control sample from the population, those with bipolar disorder had significantly higher medical comorbidity across a range of medical diagnoses both at 6 months and 10 years after first hospital admission. (unt.edu)
  • 1,2 Of these, panic disorder appears to have the highest risk of comorbidity. (psychiatrictimes.com)
  • Evidence supports an increased occurrence of psychiatric comorbidity in children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD), intellectual disability (ID), and related conditions. (aacap.org)
  • Concurrent alcohol use disorder and mood disorder was found to be the most prevalent comorbidity pattern (30.8%) across Europe. (isciii.es)
  • A conceptual analysis is carried out to clarify the role of those philosophical implicit positions that influence the empirical problems related to comorbidity. (jhu.edu)
  • 8% were similar in the concordant (odds ratio 0.96 [95% CI 0.83-1. and lower in the discordant (0.90 [0.81-0. groups compared with the no comorbidity group. (diabetesjournals.org)
  • When the researchers looked at the prevention and management of comorbidities, they once again found substantial inadequacies. (medpagetoday.com)
  • But researchers and physicians, assisted by IT-derived diagnostic data, have come to understand that comorbidity is essential to understanding and managing population health, especially among vulnerable populations challenged by mental illness and addiction. (healthdatamanagement.com)
  • Researchers tracked LBP care-related claims for 3 years after the initial visit as well as procedure use and treatment patterns for the first 42 days after the visit, and matched these data with patients identified as having 0, 1, or 2 or more comorbidities based on ICD-9 codes. (apta.org)
  • When calculating annual costs associated with hospitalizations, researchers observed that costs totaled €2,494 for participants without comorbidities. (ajmc.com)
  • Differentiating the nature of conditions is critical to the conceptualization of comorbidity, because simultaneous occurrence of loosely defined entities may signal a problem with the classification system itself. (annfammed.org)
  • Key findings include: Comorbidity is the rule rather than the exception. (rwjf.org)