• Q: Can irritable bowel syndrome, fibromyalgia or chronic fatigue syndrome be Psychophysiologic Disorders? (ppdassociation.org)
  • It is usually used to improve physical sign in psychophysiologic disorder (gastroduodenal ulcer, irritable bowel syndrome, autonomic imbalance) and anxiety, stress, depression and sleep disorders. (or.jp)
  • The autonomic disorders group conducts research focused on dysautonomias associated with pain such as functional abdominal pain, irritable bowel syndrome, interstitial cystitis, postural tachycardia syndrome, fibromyalgia, and cyclic vomiting syndrome. (mcw.edu)
  • A disorder whose predominant feature is a loss or alteration in physical functioning that suggests a physical disorder but that is actually a direct expression of a psychological conflict or need. (harvard.edu)
  • Any physical condition can be so classified, but the most frequently included are asthma , peptic ulcer , bowel disorders, cardiovascular disorders, arthritis , allergy , headache , and certain endocrine disorders. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • This study examined differences in the physiological and cognitive response patterns among peptic ulcer, rheumatoid arthritis, and healthy group subjects to two types of stressors-slides of autopsies and imagined scenes involving conflicts and attitudes proposed to be associated with the two psychosomatic disorders. (elsevier.com)
  • Established by Dr. Piero Antuono in 1985, the Dementia Research Center provides comprehensive diagnostic, follow-up, and research services through its Memory Disorders Clinic, the Brain Autopsy Program, and several study protocols. (mcw.edu)
  • 9. The method for treatment according to claim 8, wherein the disorder accompanied with cerebrovascular dementia and/or senile dementia is at least one selected from aggressive behavior, mental excitement, wandering, delirium, hallucination and hyperkinesis. (patentsencyclopedia.com)
  • This paper presents a case of conversion disorder characterized by sensory paralysis that involved the right half of the body, a motor deficit consisting of permanent contracture in flexion of fingers 2-5 of the right hand (clenched fist syndrome), and a visual alteration compatible with homonymous hemianopia and amblyopia. (isharonline.org)
  • Conversion Disorder" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings) . (harvard.edu)
  • This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Conversion Disorder" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Conversion Disorder" was a major or minor topic of these publication. (harvard.edu)
  • Below are the most recent publications written about "Conversion Disorder" by people in Profiles. (harvard.edu)
  • O'Neal MA, Baslet G. Treatment for Patients With a Functional Neurological Disorder (Conversion Disorder): An Integrated Approach. (harvard.edu)
  • Another aim of the group is the study of structural disorders of the autonomic nervous system such as diabetic autonomic neuropathy and multiple system atrophy. (mcw.edu)
  • The paradigm shift from standard 'one-size-fits-all' treatment plans according to descriptive markers such as stage and locus of the cancer to individual therapy algorithms based on e.g. genetic markers is thought to be of value also for neuropsychiatric disorders and raises new hopes for tailored therapies in psychiatry. (karger.com)
  • Disturbances in sexual desire and the psychophysiologic changes that characterize the sexual response cycle and cause marked distress and interpersonal difficulty. (bioportfolio.com)
  • The three major subcategories include intrinsic (i.e., arising from within the body) (SLEEP DISORDERS, INTRINSIC), extrinsic (secondary to environmental conditions or various pathologic conditions), and disturbances of circadian rhythm. (sleephealth.org)
  • The aim of the present paper was to systematically review current evidence on the neurobiological changes and clinical benefits related to MM practice in psychiatric disorders, in physical illnesses and in healthy subjects. (isharonline.org)
  • A meta-analysis was conducted with 21 randomized, controlled clinical studies to evaluate efficacy of hypnosis in psychosomatic disorders. (isharonline.org)
  • The proposed clinical trial will evaluate the analgesic and adverse effects of duloxetine, a serotonin and norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor, in comparison to placebo in patients with temporomandibular joint disorder (TMJD). (bioportfolio.com)
  • A description of the corresponding Clinical Programs for the neurological disorders can be found on our Adult Neurology page. (mcw.edu)
  • At that point, she decided to dedicate her clinical practice to treating patients with Psychophysiologic Disorders and moved the practice to the George Washington University Medical Center which was opening its Center for Integrative Medicine. (ppdassociation.org)
  • 2000). Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders (4th ed., text rev. (springer.com)
  • The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fourth Edition (DSM-IV), the standard Chinese 12-item Short Form (SF-12v2), and the Social Support Rating Scale (SSRS) were used to interview 2,080 earthquake survivors in the period one-year after the earthquake. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Sensitivity and specificity of measures of the insomnia experience: A comparative study of psychophysiologic insomnia, insomnia associated with mental disorder and good sleep. (wikipedia.org)
  • American Psychiatric Association (2000) Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders, fourth edition, text revision. (springer.com)
  • Anxiety disorders are among the most prevalent mental health problems found in the community in the United Kingdom according to the survey carried out by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) in the year 2000. (bmj.com)
  • A method for treatment of a mental disorder containing the step of administering a therapeutically effective amount of a sigma receptor binding agent containing an indanone compound represented by the following formula (I), a pharmacologically acceptable salt thereof or a hydrate of them. (patentsencyclopedia.com)
  • 4. The method for treatment according to claim 1, wherein the sigma receptor binding agent is an agent for treating a mental disorder against which a sigma receptor agonistic drug is efficacious. (patentsencyclopedia.com)
  • 11. The method for treatment according to claim 1, wherein the mental disorder is attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder, glaucoma, myasthenia gravis, or migraine. (patentsencyclopedia.com)
  • The criteria for differentiating between psychophysiological disorder and hysterical neurosis, conversion type, have been reviewed in the light of recent biofeedback research. (biomedsearch.com)
  • We employed functional MRI (fMRI) to assess whether (1) patients with disorders of consciousness (DOC) retain the ability to willfully engage in top-down processing and (2) what neurophysiologic factors distinguish patients who can demonstrate this ability from patients who cannot. (nih.gov)
  • Neuropsychiatric Associations With Gender, Illness Duration, Work Disability, and Motor Subtype in a U.S. Functional Neurological Disorders Clinic Population. (harvard.edu)
  • Rauch SLWhalen PJShin LMMcInerney SCMacklin MLLasko NBOrr SPPitman RK Exaggerated amygdala response to masked facial stimuli in posttraumaticstress disorder: a functional MRI study. (jamanetwork.com)
  • Circadian rhythm disorders (disruption of an individual's 'biological clock') may occur when a person stays up later and sleeps later, then has difficulty returning to a more normal sleep schedule. (emedicinehealth.com)
  • She chose 8 distinct areas of focus for the contributing authors (for example, epidemiologic, genetic, familial, or psychophysiologic risk factors). (psychiatrist.com)
  • The aims of current studies are to ascertain the co-morbidities of these disorders, the familial occurrence patterns, and ultimately understand the genetic, epigenetic and environmental changes that influence their emergence across individuals. (mcw.edu)
  • Parasomnias are generally divided into four groups: arousal disorders, sleep-wake transition disorders, parasomnias of REM sleep, and nonspecific parasomnias. (sleephealth.org)
  • Those who suffer from sleep apnea, a sleep-related breathing disorder, are at greater risk for high blood pressure, cardiac arrhythmias (irregular heartbeats), stroke, and death. (thehealthsuccesssite.com)
  • First described in 1965, sleep apnea is a breathing disorder characterized by brief interruptions of breathing during sleep. (thehealthsuccesssite.com)
  • There are a number of sleep disorders that range from trouble falling asleep, to nightmares, sleepwalking, and sleep apnea (problems with breathing that cause loud snoring). (icd10data.com)
  • 1. Appendix A Part 1 3 Appendix A: Evidence For Sensory Processing Disorder INTRODUCTION In 1999, the KID Foundation formed the Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) Scientific Work Group (SWG), a multidisciplinary collaboration of leading scientists from university-based research institutions, to stimulate cross-disciplinary research into sensory processing and sensory processing impairments, supported by the Wallace Research Foundation and the NIH. (slideshare.net)
  • The SPD Scientific Work Group is submitting this proposal to include Sensory Processing Disorder in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual V. This appendix to the application includes a summary of empirical data providing evidence about the existence of the SPD syndrome, based primarily on studies conducted by SWG members. (slideshare.net)
  • Given that the link between endophenotypes and genetics might not be that strong or simple as suggested, an association between endophenotypes and disorder might still be present and could help to improve treatment and diagnostic decisions. (karger.com)
  • There was no statistically significant difference between the two groups with respect to history of psychiatric disorder, ictal pelvic thrusting, rocking of body, side-to-side head movements, or rapid postictal recovery, all of which previously have been reported as characteristic features of PS. (mendeley.com)
  • Better understanding of the psychophysiologic mechanisms by which clinicians' NVCC (both non-verbal/non-tactile, and non-verbal/tactile communication) benefits patients could lead to innovations in educational strategies to maximize these benefits for a variety of clinicians, including psychotherapists, physicians, massage therapists, nurses, acupuncturists, and others who interact directly with patients. (biomedcentral.com)