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  • patients
  • The DSM can be used clinically, or to categorize patients using diagnostic criteria for research purposes. (wikipedia.org)
  • The role of neuropsychologists as active participants in the improvement of the cognitive status of the patients referred to them is not only emphasized in this article as going much beyond the diagnostic process, but also having an active participation in the subsequent treatment process. (scirp.org)
  • Cognitive disorders in HIV-infected patients: are they HIV-related? (hindawi.com)
  • This formal recognition of DLB as a diagnostic category equivalent to others such as Alzheimer's disease, vascular disease and frontotemporal disorder will greatly assist recognition and diagnosis of the disorder with benefit for patients and families. (springer.com)
  • Posttraumatic amnesia (PTA) and delirium describe the mental states of patients immediately following closed head injury or after awakening from coma. (medscape.com)
  • METHOD: Euthymic DSM-IV bipolar I or II disorder patients (N = 103: 61 with high levels of treatment adherence and 42 with poor treatment adherence) were assessed using a neuropsychological battery targeting attention, psychomotor speed, verbal memory, and executive functions and compared with 35 healthy controls of similar age, sex distribution, and education. (ox.ac.uk)
  • Among treatment-adherent and poorly adherent bipolar disorder patients, performance was similar in attention tasks and short-term and long-term verbal recall, but non-treatment-adherent patients were more impaired in ability to inhibit interferences and in spatial working memory. (ox.ac.uk)
  • Statistical analyses showed this last model to be reliable and sensitive, allowing early identification of patients at risk of developing PCS with 95.7% sensitivity and 77.6% specificity. (frontiersin.org)
  • adherence
  • Neurocognitive aspects of medication adherence in HIV-positive injecti" by Drenna Waldrop-Valverde, Raymond L. Ownby et al. (nova.edu)
  • and Metsch, Lisa, "Neurocognitive aspects of medication adherence in HIV-positive injecting drug users" (2006). (nova.edu)
  • classifications
  • Detailed insight in the profile of strengths and weaknesses that underlies one's behavior and is related to diagnostic classifications, can lead to tailor-made assessment and indications for treatment, pointing out which aspects need attention and/or training in one's self-regulative abilities. (frontiersin.org)
  • Medication
  • Farthest ahead is Japan-the only country that has annual DLB conferences, an approved medication, and arguably the best diagnostic scan standardized across centers. (alzforum.org)
  • consistent
  • Both ICD-9-CM and ICD-10-CM codes are included for each disorder, and the organizational structure is consistent with the new ICD-11 in development. (appi.org)
  • Mr. K's exam is consistent with a mild neurocognitive disorder (NCD) with mixed features (concentration, executive function, and mild memory and language impairments). (pallimed.org)
  • authoritative
  • Their dedication and hard work have yielded an authoritative volume that defines and classifies mental disorders in order to improve diagnoses, treatment, and research. (appi.org)
  • authoritative volume that defines and classifies mental disorders in order to improve diagnoses, treatment, and research.The criteria are concise and explicit, intended to facilitate an objective assessment of symptom presentations in a variety of clinical settings -inpatient, outpatient, partial hospital, consultationliaison, clinical, private practice, and primary care. (issuu.com)
  • Codes
  • ed.) contains specific codes allowing comparisons between the DSM and the ICD manuals, which may not systematically match because revisions are not simultaneously coordinated. (wikipedia.org)
  • Detailed explanations, criterion updates and changes to the 5th edition, treatment options, and diagnostic codes are outlined. (textbooks.com)
  • features
  • Using a recently developed risk tool for MCI formulated in the Mayo Clinic Study of Aging, researchers found that a basic risk score composed of general demographic (e.g., age, education, marital status) and clinical (e.g., diabetes, hypertension, body mass index [BMI]) features had a c-statistic of 0.60. (biomedcentral.com)
  • American Statistical
  • Three years later, the American Statistical Association made an official protest to the U.S. House of Representatives , stating that "the most glaring and remarkable errors are found in the statements respecting nosology , prevalence of insanity, blindness, deafness, and dumbness, among the people of this nation", pointing out that in many towns African-Americans were all marked as insane, and calling the statistics essentially useless. (wikipedia.org)
  • gender
  • The latest findings in neuroimaging and genetics have been integrated into each disorder along with gender and cultural considerations. (appi.org)