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*  Conduct disorder
"DSM 5 Development: Conduct Disorder". American Psychiatric Association. 2010. American Psychiatric Association (2013). ... Baker L. A.; Tuvblad C.; Reynolds C.; Zheng M.; Lozano D. I.; Raine A. (2009). "Resting heart rate and the development of ... These findings hold true even after taking into account other variables such as socioeconomic status (SES), and education. ... and full-scale analyses". Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry. 46 (6): 580-591. doi:10.1111/j.1469-7610.2004.00373.x. ...
*  Psychiatric assessment
... or the Brief Psychiatric Rating Scale (BPRS) or Positive and Negative Syndrome Scale (PANSS) for psychotic disorders. Scales ... The mental status examination (MSE) is another core part of any psychiatric assessment. The MSE is a structured way of ... Treatment protocol project 2004, p. 19 "Brief Psychiatric Rating Scale". Psychiatry Source. AstraZeneca. Archived from the ... Media related to Psychiatric assessment at Wikimedia Commons American Psychiatric Association Practice Guidelines: Psychiatric ...
*  Romanian Communist Party
This marked a toning down in the violence and scale of repression, after almost twenty years during which the Party had acted ... Progressively during the period, the Securitate relied on involuntary commitment to psychiatric hospitals as a means to punish ... the self-confidence and status gained by the PCdR made possible the creation of the Bloc, which was designed as the basis of a ... measures were endorsed to artificially increase the birth rate-including special taxes for childless couples. Another measure, ...
*  Effects of long-term benzodiazepine use
Galanter, Marc (1 July 2008). The American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Substance Abuse Treatment (American Psychiatric ... The meeting aimed to identify issues that were likely to arise, alert the Department of Health to the scale of the problem and ... Those having remained on hypnotic medication had no improvements in their insomnia, anxiety, or general health ratings. A study ... although gradual withdrawal is associated with improved cognitive status. A study of alprazolam found that 8 weeks ...
*  Suicide in South Korea
The Risk-Rescue Rating Scale (RRRS), which measures the lethality of the suicidal method by gauging the ratio between five risk ... Lee, Claire (Jan 27, 2016). "Avoiding psychiatric treatment linked to Korea's high suicide rate". Shen, Lucinda (August 13, ... Low socioeconomic status, high stress, inadequate sleep, alcohol use, and smoking are associated with suicidal tendencies among ... higher suicide rate than the rate for all of South Korea. Following Gangwon, Chungnam rates second and Jeonbuk rates third. ...
*  Electronic cigarette
Growth rates in the US and UK slowed in 2015, although use is still increasing. Most users have a history of smoking regular ... The legal status of e-cigarettes is currently pending in many countries. Many countries such as Brazil, Singapore, the ... Lik said that using resistance heating obtained better results and the difficulty was to scale down the device to a small ... Journal of Psychiatric Research. 54: 43-54. doi:10.1016/j.jpsychires.2014.03.005. PMC 4055566 . PMID 24680203. Bullen, ...
*  Autism spectrum
Various other questionnaires (e.g., The Childhood Autism Rating Scale, Autism Treatment Evaluation Checklist) and tests of ... American Psychiatric Publishing. pp. 50-59. Weintraub AG. "Autism: Topic Overview". National Institute of Health. U.S. Food and ... CS1 maint: BOT: original-url status unknown (link) "The autism rights movement". Synapse.org.au. Stichter, Janine P.; Riley- ... These rates are consistent across cultures and ethnic groups, as autism is considered a universal disorder. While rates of ...
*  Immigration detention in the United States
29,953 adult beds at an average rate of $126.46 per day and 960 family beds at an average rate of $161.36 per day. Through ... This is only to be used for serious violations that are congruent with the Disciplinary Severity Scale and where no other ... Therefore, the United States is in violation of international and domestic laws by detaining refugees before their status is ... since scientific evidence shows that it could have irreversible psychiatric consequences. The Obama administration promised to ...
*  Fear of medical procedures
Injury phobic people also seem to have an increase of fainting after the initial speeding up of heart rate. Their heart rate ... Fear of dental care is often diagnosed using a fear measurement instrument like Corah's Dental Anxiety Scale or the Modified ... American Psychiatric Association, 1994) Phobic Disorders and Panic in Adults: A guide to Assessment and Treatment pg 79 Fears, ... "any experience that involves medical personnel or procedures involved in the process of evaluating or modifying health status ...
*  History of the Soviet Union (1982-91)
A huge rate of defense spending consumed large parts of the economy. The transition period that separated the Brezhnev and ... In February 1983, Soviet representatives withdrew from the World Psychiatric Organization in protest of that group's continued ... the costs of superpower status-the military, space program, subsidies to client states-were out of proportion to the Soviet ... and petty to large-scale corruption, all of which the official media had ignored. Media reports also exposed crimes committed ...
*  Nansen's Fram expedition
Nansen's status was never seriously challenged, although he did not escape criticism. American explorer Robert Peary wondered ... Ivar Mogstad was an official at Gaustad psychiatric hospital, but his technical abilities as a handyman and mechanic impressed ... subscription required) Preston, Diana (1997). A First Rate Tragedy. London: Constable & Co. ISBN 978-0-09-479530-3. Riffenburgh ... and small scale mishaps including the loss of the sledgemeter that recorded mileage. However, as the surfaces became uneven and ...
*  Sertraline
Compared to other SSRIs, sertraline tends to be associated with a higher rate of psychiatric side effects and diarrhea. It ... "Overview of regulatory status and CSM advice relating to major depressive disorder (MDD) in children and adolescents". MHRA. ... Improvement in scores on the Liebowitz Social Anxiety Scale were found with sertraline but not with placebo. A combination of ... The response rate was independent of the dose. In addition to decreasing the frequency of panic attacks by about 80% (vs. 45% ...
*  Serotonin syndrome
Severe symptoms include severe increases in heart rate and blood pressure that may lead to shock. Temperature may rise to above ... Hegerl U, Bottlender R, Gallinat J, Kuss HJ, Ackenheil M, Möller HJ (1998). "The serotonin syndrome scale: first results on ... In both conditions, autonomic dysfunction and altered mental status develop. However, they are actually very different ... or worsening psychiatric condition. The condition most often confused with serotonin syndrome is neuroleptic malignant syndrome ...
*  Major trauma
Altered mental status Fever Increased heart rate Generalized edema Increased cardiac output Increased rate of metabolism ... The abbreviated injury scale and the Glasgow coma scale are used commonly to quantify injuries for the purpose of triaging and ... Washington, USA: American Psychiatric Association. 1994. pp. 424-429. Feinstein, A; Dolan, Ray (1991). "Predictors of post- ... Various scales exist to provide a quantifiable metric to measure the severity of injuries. The value may be used for triaging a ...
*  Immigrant paradox
... with the majority of refugee women studied having a lower crude birth rate, infant mortality rate, maternal mortality rate, and ... These large-scale population changes worldwide have led many scholars, across fields, to study the acculturation and adjustment ... documentation status, gender, and ethnic group (in lieu of using pan-ethnic groupings). Research must also consider seasonal ... "Acculturation and the lifetime risk of psychiatric and substance use disorders among Hispanics". The Journal of Nervous and ...
*  Working memory
In a large-scale screening study, one in ten children in mainstream classrooms were identified with working memory deficits. ... working memory may be impaired in ADHD, the most common childhood psychiatric disorder seen in clinical settings ... ADHD can ... the rate at which the processing task requires individual steps to be carried out, and the duration of each step. For example, ... and on the lexical status of the contents (whether the contents are words known to the person or not). Several other factors ...
*  Psychotherapy
... and specialist psychiatric training begins after medical school in psychiatric residencies: however, their speciality is in ... "Definition, assessment and rate of psychotherapy side effects". World Psychiatry. 13: 306-9. doi:10.1002/wps.20153. PMC 4219072 ... Large-scale international reviews of scientific studies have concluded that psychotherapy is effective for numerous conditions ... Psychotherapy for mental illness in Europe: An exploration on the evidence base and the status quo Eva Woelbert, 2015, Joint ...
*  Executive dysfunction
... does occur to a minor degree in all individuals on both short-term and long-term scales. In non-clinical ... 15(6); 548-61 Emond J, Galasko D, Hanson L. et al (2008). Spatial deficits predict rate of cognitive decline in autopsy- ... As a result, Executive dysfunction is implicated etiologically and/or co-morbidly in many psychiatric illnesses, which often ... Current status and future directions. Journal of Attention Disorders, 11(6), 624-27 Virta M, Vedenpää A, Grönroos N, Chydenius ...
*  Diazepam
American Psychiatric Press Textbook of Neuropsychiatry). US: American Psychiatric Publishing, Inc. pp. 583-584. ISBN 978-1- ... Recurrence rates are reduced, but side effects are common. Long-term use of diazepam for the management of epilepsy is not ... A large-scale study in the US, conducted by SAMHSA, using data from 2011, determined benzodiazepines were present in 28.7% of ... Prasad M, Al-Roomi K, Krishnan PR, Sequeira R (2014). "Anticonvulsant therapy for status epilepticus". Cochrane Database of ...
*  Rorschach test
Interestingly, one such scale is R, the total number of responses; this reveals the questionable side-effect that more ... Hughes; Gacono, Carl B.; Owen, Patrick F. (2007). "Current status of Rorschach assessment: implications for the school ... a false positive rate unexplained by current research. The accusation of "over-pathologising" has also been considered by Meyer ... American Psychiatric Association. (1994). Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders (4th ed.). Washington, DC. ...
*  Science and technology in Venezuela
"The Bolivarian diaspora is a reversal of fortune on a massive scale" Media related to Science and technology in Venezuela at ... He has published more than 240 papers on results of clinical, physiological, pharmacological and psychiatric research carried ... as a vehicle to decrease the rates of Anemia of the population. Throughout his career he served as president of the National ... but his fragile physical conditions would ultimately prevent him from achieving that status. He studied at the Monastery of ...
*  Peer pressure
Some countries have a very low usage rate of social media platforms, or have cultures that do not value it as highly. As a ... Using the Resistance to Peer Influence Scale, Sumter and colleagues found that resistance to peer pressure grew as age ... and engaging in sexual activity with multiple partners as part of a status symbol (especially for males). The students ... "The Structure of Genetic and Environmental Risk Factors for Common Psychiatric and Substance Use Disorders in Men and Women". ...
*  Caregiver
it has also been found that caregivers rate care-receivers as more disabled than care-receivers rated themselves. Noble and ... If exceptions must be made, then use the long-acting insulin and correct with small doses of sliding scale insulin before the ... economic status, culture, and social support, to name a few. Additionally, the process of self-care can be performed ... American Psychiatric Association, retrieved 30 December 2013 Riegel, B., Jaarsma, T., & Stromberg, A. (2012). A Middle-Range ...
*  Governmentality
Depending on why we go to the gym, we may calculate number of calories burned, heart-rate, or muscle size. In all cases, we ... not in terms of fate or social status, but in terms of our success or failure in acquiring the skills and making the choices to ... psychiatric institutions, etc.), as well as the forms of knowledge. Power can manifest itself positively by producing knowledge ... some of its cartographic responsibilities and delegated power to individuals who are at a lower geographical scale. 'People's ...
*  Victor Skumin
On a grand scale is the creation and support of international organizations, contained in the ideology of the NA. In Russia and ... CS1 maint: BOT: original-url status unknown (link) "World Organisation of Culture of Health". kult-zdor.ru. Archived from the ... He researched from 1976 to 1980 psychological and psychiatric problems of cardiac surgery under the mentorship of Nikolai ... and on the top of the rating "The Shame of Russia" are Alexander Lukashenko and Vladimir Putin. 1978 in science List of ...
*  Muriel Lezak
2000) Refining a measure of brain injury sequelae to predict post-acute rehabilitation outcome: rating scale analysis of the ... Washington, DC: American Psychiatric Press. pp.127-150 Lezak, MD (1979) Recovery of memory and learning. functions following ... and emotional status of munitions workers. Applied Neuropsychology, 8(2), 74-90. Cohen, R. Green, M.D. Lezak, J. Lyberger, J. ... Jay Ziskin; David Faust (1 December 1988). Coping with psychiatric and psychological testimony. Law and Psychology Press. http ...
*  History of the People's Republic of China (1989-2002)
In 1995-96, the old issue of Taiwan's political status returned to the forefront after having largely been swept under the rug ... subjected to psychiatric abuses, put in forced labour camps, and that tens of thousands more have been imprisoned. Falun Gong ... it faced a more precarious position on the global scale. Human rights became the concern for many western governments, and most ... achieving one of the world's highest rates of per capita economic growth, and became the world's fastest growing major economy ...